Apart from being used as a building material for constructions, concrete cinder blocks also serve different decoration purposes. For example, in our previous article, we mentioned how to build a bench with these cinder blocks for gardens. Today, we want to provide some information about how you can use these building materials for creating cinder block planters.
As first, you will need to have a few or more concrete cinder blocks, spray paints, stencils (could be different patterns), wire mesh, some fabrics, potting soils, and suitable plants. After having the necessary materials, you can begin to build your cinder block planters. At this point, you can build and rotate the cinder blocks in accordance with your space and wish (corners are recommended). But you should first cover the cavity of cinder blocks with wire mesh and some fabrics so that the potting soil will be kept and water will be drained.
As another step, you can use stencils to put different and colorful shapes on cinder blocks. Instead of using stencils, you can also paint the cinder blocks by yourself. After finishing these primary steps, you can put your potting soils and plant your beautiful flowers.
With these easy and decorative planters, your garden, balcony or any other outdoor spaces will have an amazing look. Also, your plants will be more presentable with these easy ideas. In the end, you will have a unique concrete outdoor planters.