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Potting Bench DIY Makeover

Before and After: From Work Bench to Potting Bench

Here's a post from CasaSugar Community member ourfifthhouse from The Girls' Guide to Gardening group:

I'm not an expert gardener; I'm a novice. Right now I pretty much stick to planting in pots, but someday I dream of creating a lovely backyard garden. I decided to create a little potting station on my patio where I can play and learn. I had this old work bench that my father in law made for us when we bought our first house, which was covered in tools and dust in our garage.

I decided to give it a new life with some paint and a few other re-purposed items I already had. It went from a work bench to a potting bench!

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Continue reading to see the finished product!

This bench adds so much Summer whimsy to our patio!  It's a great place to play with my flowers, not to mention a nice little table for entertaining outside as well! For more details on this project check out Our Fifth House!

Have you done any gardening projects lately? Add your photos to The Girls' Guide to Gardening!

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