These cement blocks were 88 cents at Menards. I just set them up the way I needed, addied dirt and flowers. Make sure to pack the dirt in the holes well to prevent a lot of settleing.
clever concrete block bench for only $30.
A spacious counter for cooking and entertaining -- made of recycled wood and cinder blocks -- cost almost nothing. Originally, the cinder blocks were part of the chimney at the back of the house. Decorative painting gave them a pleasing gray patina.
In the last year or so, weve seen a lot of new cool plant decor techniques like above. If youre a plant novice or too busy to water frequently, buy these plant kits that literally water themselves. Surround them with easy to maintain plants like cactus and ferns so you can achieve some of the stylish looks above. 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 Wondering how and what plants work best for indoors? Click for more info.