The Blog ofMartha Hoover, Broker/Owner

3 Oversized Planters You Can Make From Upcycled Items

Amp up your curb appeal (and save some cash) by transforming an old tire, trash can or laundry basket into an eye-catching planter.

Upcycled Ombre Tire Planter

Don’t toss those spent tires! Turn them into chic planters with a little paint and a few basic materials from the hardware store.

What You’ll Need:

old tire
plastic terra cotta saucer
rolling plant base
white exterior spray paint + primer-in-one
navy blue exterior spray paint
light blue exterior spray paint
construction adhesive