When I first moved into my house, I diligently dug flower beds by de-turfing the 20-year-old Zoysia grass and tilling up the red Georgia clay. Then one day I realized I could simply build raised beds, and it cut my bed-creation time in half. I can now build an 8ft by 16ft raised bed in about a day, and here's how I do it:
Cat said:They look Great!! I just went and got the landscaping tembers this past weekend. Got really lucky and found them on sale for $.99 each!! What a Steal! The one with the 4 x 16 at two different levels is an interesting idea! May have to try that one! Thanks for all the info. I look forward to your next tutorial.
Cat said:I bought 50! Guess that was a good start. Octagon would look really nice for a front yard!