Construct a Raised Garden Bed

Make the gardener in your family happy by building this natural stone raised bed

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Circular saw
  • Bucket
  • Cold chisel
  • Level
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Rubber mallet
  • Safety glasses
  • Spade
  • Utility knife
  • Tuckpointing tool
  • Trowel

You'll also need a diamond blade for the circular saw, rubber work gloves, a hoe, a pickax, rope, stiff brush, and a 4-lb. hand maul

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Gravel
  • Stone
  • Landscape fabric
  • Mortar
  • Topsoil
  • 2x4 x 10