These DIY self watering planters are all so very easy to make and they come in all shapes and sizes. If you want to create an entire mini garden that waters itself, you can! And, some of these are made from recycled materials, so they are really cheap to DIY. Whether you want a self watering planter for your house plants or you plan to create a little container garden on your deck, you will be amazed at how easy these things are to build.
You really want to make at least one of these self watering planters. You will be amazed at how easy they are to make and at how easy they make your life. You can go on vacation and not worry about your plants getting the water that they need. Many of these have reservoirs that will keep your plants watered for up to a week at a time. That means seven whole days of not worrying about watering your plants!
1. Easy $7 Self Watering Bucket Planter
This self watering bucket planter can be made for less than $10 – it may actually not cost you anything if you have the needed supplies on hand. And, you make it with recycled materials like sour cream containers, five gallon buckets and large plastic shopping bags. It won’t take you long at all to put this one together and it really does make your container gardening easier.