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Create a flowerpot for an urban garden

Make your own garden pots in a few simple steps!

Can’t find the right flowerpots for your garden? It’s time to learn how to make a flowerpot with recycled pallets and give your garden a personalised, eco touch!

WHAT YOU NEED

MATERIALS

- 1 wooden pallet
- Construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond One For All)

TOOLS

- A saw
- A mitre joint
- A cartridge gun

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Get the materials

You will need a construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond One For All), a saw, a mitre joint, a cartridge gun, a wooden pallet and a plant.

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STEP 1

Cut the wooden strips

After dismantling the wooden pallet, first cut the wooden strips making sure the plant will fit.

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STEP 2

Clean the surfaces

To assure a better adhesion, make sure to clean the surfaces to be glued with a damp cloth.

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STEP 3

Apply the product

Apply the construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond One For All) between the wooden strips to join them together.  Continue gluing them together until you have finished your flowerpot.

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STEP 4

Let it dry for 24 hours

The product reaches its maximum adherence after 24 hours. Let it dry and then place your plant in the sun! We’re sure you loved knowing how to make a flowerpot, so check out this other way of planting flowers in your garden!

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