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    DIY cinder block sofa, bench and/or couch for the garden. Took some digging to find the original how-to, but this is it!

    DIY Simple Outdoor Ideas

    Precast Stones attached by mortar to a cinder block retainer wall. Use to create a raised garden?

    A cinderblock chair for flowers in the yard. How cool! From Milner Village via FunkyJunkInterior...

    container garden - cinder block planter I have the blocks and some old brown ones that would look cool with plants

    cinderblock garden

    Easy-to-build lattice screen - to hide air conditioning unit when it goes in

    backless bird house with suction cups for the window= you get to see the baby birds hatch!

    Put strawberry plants in concrete blocks to edge a garden. This helps keep the strawberries off the ground and the warmth of the blocks helps them grow.

    DIY Cinder Block & Wood Outdoor Bench - in less than an hour

    Our cinder block herb garden. :)..they look so much better painted rather than just gray..also would look great all painted one color that coordinates with house color..

    DIY Cinder Block 'sofa': This certainly isn't for everyone, but I love how this cinderblock sofa almost takes on a kid-like quality. It's like it's built out of legos! I'd probably toss a cushion across the bench seat, but I love the plants organically growing out of the back.

    Cinder block planter/ room divider

    Another block planter...perfect!

    Would be great as a garden border. Lay the 'hole' side down so the mosaic shows out then fill holes with dirt & flowers.

    Like the idea of concrete blocks for raised garden beds.

    delicateCONSTRUCTION: Mosaic Cinder Block Planter- Part One

    Build a garden bench around a couple of large planters! Click through for DIY instructions.