15 Fantastic Ways To Repurpose Old Tires Into Garden Decor
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
An old tire covered in rope and placed on a wooden stand instantly becomes a beautiful flower planter for the patio.
2. Teacup Planter
How cute is this idea?! A few tires can be put together and painted to make this whimsical teacup planter!
3. Vertical Garden
What a great idea! Tires, string, and some other basic supplies can get you these awesome vertical planters.
4. Vegetable Garden
Instead of using wooden planters, paint some old tires and they instantly become an organized vegetable garden!
5. Mini Pond
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
Simplicity goes a long way! I love these painted tires used as hanging planters.
7. Patio Chairs
The creativity of some people never ceases to amaze me! Check out these chairs made from repurposed tires.
8. Wishing Well
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
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
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
Check out this version of a white picket fence! Painted tires can help fence in a backyard children’s play area.
12. Tire Ottoman
We’ve seen DIY rope planters and tables on this list. How about these stunning rope ottomans?!
13. DIY Tire Frog
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
Maybe the tire frog wasn’t for you – but how about these elegant swans made from old tires?
15. Tire Swing
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!