15 Fantastic Ways To Repurpose Old Tires Into Garden Decor

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As I’ve gotten older, I’ve found it’s completely true that one person’s trash really is another person’s treasure. What may seem like junk can usually be re-imagined and repurposed into something great. And this is especially true for old tires! Tires can be upcycled into tons of great things, specifically in the garden. Here are 15 amazing ways to repurpose old tires into beautiful and useful garden decor.

1. Rope Flower Planter

source: Addicted to DIY

An old tire covered in rope and placed on a wooden stand instantly becomes a beautiful flower planter for the patio.

2. Teacup Planter

source: YouTube/Leira can do it!

How cute is this idea?! A few tires can be put together and painted to make this whimsical teacup planter!

3. Vertical Garden

source: YouTube/Hung Garden

What a great idea! Tires, string, and some other basic supplies can get you these awesome vertical planters.

4. Vegetable Garden

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Instead of using wooden planters, paint some old tires and they instantly become an organized vegetable garden!

5. Mini Pond

source: iCreative Ideas

I love this idea! Instead of paying a small fortune to install a pond, you can make your own using an old tire and some other standard supplies.

6. Hanging Planter

source: Wholefully

Simplicity goes a long way! I love these painted tires used as hanging planters.

7. Patio Chairs

source: reddit/Running_With_Dragon

The creativity of some people never ceases to amaze me! Check out these chairs made from repurposed tires.

8. Wishing Well

source: The Owner Builder Network

Add some whimsy to your backyard with one of these cute DIY wells! You could also make the center of the well a planter!

9. Mosaic Flower Pot

source: Goods Home Design | Dina.Frid

This DIY was made with an old tire rim, not the tire itself. However, adding some mosaics to the outside makes for a beautiful flower pot!

10. Patio Table

source: Persia Lou

Similar to the DIY project in #1, some rope and wooden legs can be used to transform an old tire into a chic patio table!

11. Play Area Fence

source: The Empowered Educator via Facebook/Sharon’s Family Daycare

Check out this version of a white picket fence! Painted tires can help fence in a backyard children’s play area.

12. Tire Ottoman

source: Style Me Pretty

We’ve seen DIY rope planters and tables on this list. How about these stunning rope ottomans?!

13. DIY Tire Frog

source: Two Women and a Hoe

Not everyone would want a frog sculpture made from tires in their backyard, but I think this DIY project is absolutely adorable!

14. DIY Tire Swans

source: YouTube/ Asiasiowo

Maybe the tire frog wasn’t for you – but how about these elegant swans made from old tires?

15. Tire Swing

source: YouTube/Hallmark Channel

And last but certainly not least, check out this elegant DIY – the modern version of an old tire swing!

Hopefully these clever and creative DIYs have given you some inspiration for repurposing old tires into useful and beautiful decor for your garden and outdoor spaces. Happy DIYing!