Build Your Own Self-Watering Planter

Build a raised planting bed and have tonight's salad at your fingertips!

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Clamps
  • Miter saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Combination square
  • Level
  • Drill bit set
  • Framing square
  • Hacksaw
  • Jigsaw
  • Stapler
  • Router
  • Safety glasses
  • Utility knife

Required Materials for this Project

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

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