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The creators of these amazing outdoor items saw value in discarded, ultra-cheap items and sweat equity. The result: cozy chairs, unique container gardens, garden art, potting benches, tool sheds and much, much more.

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Homemade Stone Pedestal with Planter
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RMSer helawrence13 paid $1 for the concrete planter at a yard sale, then with her granddaughters, collected rocks from around the yard. With the help of her husband, she created this pretty stone pedestal.


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