A raised garden bed can help improve the quality and quantity of home-grown fruit and vegetables.
It can be easier to keep weeds at bay, easier to ensure optimal growing conditions, and easier to water your plants. A raised bed can also look terrific, yet be surprisingly easy to make.
We hope you are inspired by what clever and creative Workshop members have built. Please let us know if you need a hand building your own: we have many members happy to share their experience and knowledge.
Here’s our top 10 most popular raised garden beds on Workshop by pageviews:Timber sleepers are commonly used for raised garden beds
Experienced pallet wood builder Marty used long recycled pine pallets for these dazzling planter boxes, adding supports on each panel and uprights in each corner. They are lined with weed matting and feature castor wheels for manoeuvrability.
Traditional treated pine sleepers were clad with decking boards