Need some help organizing your outdoor space? You’re in luck! I’ve compiled a list of 20 of the best DIY potting bench options to help you get inspired. With so many great options to choose from, you’ll be building and planting in no time!
Finding the perfect DIY potting bench for all your gardening needs can be tough. You need a space for your potting soil, garden tools, and pots at counter height so you don’t get a sore back. If you have a small backyard, you don’t want to take up a lot of space. And of course, you want it to look good too!
These DIY potting bench projects are all a bit different from each other to help you choose the perfect one for your outdoor space. If you’re not a builder, there are options for upcycling an existing piece of furniture too! Just click on the title or image of each project to go straight to the tutorial.
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Looking for a way to keep that potting soil contained to one central area? This DIY potting bench from Rogue Engineer has you covered. There are even slats on the top to help catch any soil that may fall out! This table will take your porch from cluttered to clean in no time!
Can you believe that this potting table is composed of an old TV tray and a dresser drawer? Sadie Seasongoods shares all the details on how to get this exact look, with ease!
Measuring 6 feet in length, and perfect for the shade, this potting bench from Centsational Style has you covered.
Have a dresser sitting around that isn’t getting much use? Take a page out of Atta Girl Says book and repurpose it into a unique and fun potting bench!
Tons of storage space and a hidden trash can? Reality Daydream knows how to make a potting bench and take it from good to great!
I love the repurposed use of this headboard turned potting bench. The Happier Homemaker shows you how to tackle this project.
If you have 60 minutes of time, that’s all you’ll need to build this simple potting bench by My Frugal Adventures. It’s the perfect weekend project!
Isn’t it amazing how versatile building with pallets can be? All you’ll need are a couple of pallets, some fun paint colors and before you know it, you’ll have a beautiful potting bench just like this one from A Piece of Rainbow.
Have some older wood pieces that you are unsure of what to do with? This reclaimed wood potting bench by The Summery Umbrella may be just the project for you!
I love the rustic, farmhouse look of this potting bench. Liz Marie Blog does an amazing job of showing how to get this look that is super easy to do and follow.
Painted pallets are key to getting this look! Don’t forget to pick a bright color to paint it so it really stands out after it’s built. I love the color choice by 100 Things 2 Do!
Have a few fence boards lying around, just needing a new home? A Cultivated Nest takes innovation and creativity to a whole other level with this salvage potting bench!
This potting bench with decorative roof by Love Grows Wild just screams elegance. It blends with the siding and looks like it was meant to be there!
Look closely…the top of this potting table by House of Hawthornes is metal! It just shows that any sturdy table and a bit of elbow grease can work!
Not only does this piece work as a potting bench, but it doubles as an outdoor bar as well! Get the detailed plans from Jaime Costiglio to get started on this fun project!
Looking for a potting bench project that anyone can do? This cedar block potting bench from Carolyn’s Homework is a must! Get the boards cut for you at the home improvement store to make it even easier.
I love how the size of this potting bench makes it perfect to fit in any space, and handy hooks and shelves give you plenty of storage. Ana White shows exactly how to get this professional look with ease!
This is the ultimate DIY potting bench! Setting for Four installed a functional sink and hose reel to take care of all your gardening needs in one spot!
All you need are 2×4’s and chicken wire to create this bright and cheerful DIY potting bench from Refresh Living!
For less than $50, you can have this look from Flower Patch Farmhouse! Not only is it budget-friendly, it’s super simple to make as well!
With so many amazing DIY potting bench options to choose from, you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect plan for your space. Which was your favorite? Comment and let me know!
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