6 Ideas for Using Tyres in the Garden
by Sarah Lomas
If you’re looking for an easy and affordable way to spruce up your garden for summer, then these garden ideas using tyres might interest you. From garden planters and hanging baskets to furniture and kids garden toys, there are so many different ways you can upcycle tyres in your garden.
A really cheap and easy way to spruce up your garden. Forget boring, traditional planters, use old tyres to display your flowers. Paint them a bright colour to bring some life into your garden.
Another great way of displaying flowers. The image below shows how to create an actual basket using a tyre, the end product looks nothing like a tyre! Or you could simply hang a tyre or fix to a fence.
There’s not really much assemble required with this. Stacking tyres together can instantly create a cool outdoor table or unusual seating arrangements.
Swings and seesaws are really easy to make from tyres.
Fill with sand, soil or woodchips to create these fun playboxes for the kids.
And tyres can actually just be used to create fun or interesting decorative pieces in the garden.
Have you ever made something for your garden from tyres? Or do you have some more ideas? Tell us in the comments below!
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