Backyard DIY Projects : Cinder Blocks

A backyard is your private sanctuary, and depending on where your home is located, can be your only retreat to be immersed in natural elements. Your enclosed plot of earth is yours to grow and develop to your heart’s desire. Dedicating time and creative energy into your backyard will provide a space to nurture yourself in a peaceful environment. You will cultivate beauty that will inspire you to share it with others, and give you the desire to spend more time outdoors than indoors.

Landscaping projects however, can become quite expensive in no time, so sparking a drive to design and construct your own outdoor experience can be both exciting and essential! By using repurposed materials, you are both saving funds, and succeeding in moving away from a consumerist lifestyle.

Check out these DIY projects for the backyard utilizing cinder blocks to make planters, garden beds, benches, and tables!

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Succulent Temple
Succulent Temple
Photograph Courtesy of Brit & Co
Vertical Asymmetry
Vertical Asymmetry
Cinder Block + Mosaic Garden Bed
Cinder Block + Mosaic Garden Bed
Photograph Courtesy of Brit
Planters + Candle Nook
Planters + Candle Nook
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest
Lounge Seat
Lounge Seat
Photograph Courtesy of Slip Talk
Gilded Blocks
Gilded Blocks
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest
Curved Garden Beds
Curved Garden Beds
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest
Stairstep Planter
Stairstep Planter
Photograph Courtesy of Deavita
Planter Pyramid
Planter Pyramid
Photograph Courtesy of Cool Creativity
Bench with Backrest
Bench with Backrest
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest
Eclectic Bench
Eclectic Bench
Photograph Courtesy of Buzz Feed
Colorful Planter Prism
Colorful Planter Prism
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest
Outdoor Bar
Outdoor Bar
Photograph Courtesy of Brit & Co
Simple Modern Bench Planter
Simple Modern Bench Planter
Photograph Courtesy of Pinterest

 Stay tuned for next weeks Backyard DIY Project!

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