A versatile piece with storage and a galvanized surface for garden chores or beverage service accommodates gardeners and partyers alike. To show your eco smarts, buy a bench made of sustainable cypress and cedar, then personalize it with a fun paint color.
Time: 8 hours
Skill: Level 2
Grab-and-go enameled tubs make stylish storage bins for garden tools or party accessories. Casually stenciled labels tell you which tubs hold what. Use outdoor crafts paint and stencils to label them. The tubs can also be filled with ice and chilly beverages or potting soil and other good intentions.
Time: 30 minutes
Skill: Level 1