Build one of these planter boxes for your deck, patio or even one that will water itself.

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  • 3-Season Planter Box Plans

    Plastic planters or liners keep wet dirt away from wooden parts. And because plastic containers come in various shapes and sizes, you have a lot…

  • How to Build a Wooden Planter Box

    This stripped-down window planter can be built in less than an hour, yet the simplicity of the design resists rot far better than traditional…

  • Do it right. Do it yourself.

    The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.

  • Build Your Own Self-Watering Planter

    Save water and grow healthier veggies and flowers with a self-watering planter. This attractive cedar design uses perforated drain pipe to store…

  • Building With Bamboo: Planter and Trellis

    Bring plants and flowers to your deck or patio with this handsome, but easy-to-build planter and trellis. And use it as a privacy screen as…

  • Make Your Own Tiered Plant Stand

    Show off your gardening skills with this simple multi-level plant stand. It's easy to build from seven 8-ft.-long 1x2s.

  • Deck: How to Build a Deck Planter

    Make a simple railing-mounted planter from standard gutter parts. You can complete it in an hour for less than $15.

  • Tips for Moving Heavy Potted Plants

    Big outdoor planters are a great way to display flowers, but moving them is backbreaking. Here’s a simple way to cut the weight in…

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