How to Build a Raised Herb-Garden Planter

How to Build a Raised Herb-Garden Planter

Four deck posts and a few boards are all you need to create this practical, compact planting bed

Growing fresh herbs indoors can be a tricky task, but an outdoor garden bed requires yard space that not all of us have. So what’s an herb lover to do? If you’ve got a free afternoon and basic carpentry skills, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva has the perfect solution: Build an all-weather raised planter that can live on your porch or patio. This compact piece takes up less than 6 square feet and has a few handy hooks to hold your gardening […]

How to Build a Raised Herb-Garden Planter