Hello all.. Its Saturday Feb 13th the day before Valentines Day and I’ve been very very busy building for spring.. The orders pile up quickly. I’m making raised garden beds. But I’m making from reclaimed CLEAN pallets. Its not hard to find the clean ones just ask the businesses that your look at. They will […]
For this project I had some scrap wood from another project that would make a perfect base. So I used its dimensions for the length and width.
I simply used 2×2’s for the rest of the frame. I kept the height around 12 inches that way there would be enough room for good root growth for whatever may be planted.
I had already cut up several pallets and measured the distance from the top rim of the planter to just along the bottom run, which was just over 12 inches.
Then I cut all the pallet boards to that length and used a nail gun and glue to attach each board around the outside of the frame.
The client that I was making this order for did not want the rough look of the pallet wood for their purpose. So they request it to be sanded.
I used an angle grinder and a sanding disc to make short work of what could have been many hours of sanding.
She was very happy with the final product.