Raised Beds, Additional Information About…

A commenter said he thought the raised beds made by DH looked different but he couldn’t quite identify how. Here’s the extra kick: DH made them like sandboxes for me to play in. He built seats all around the edges of the walls. This makes the raised beds quite heavy — he had to haul them once made with a chain via the front end loader of his tractor! But they are at least 5 years old, possibly 6 or 7 now, and except for slight warping of pressure treated boards, they have held up beautifully! Here’s another close-up:

Here is a 4-foot raised bed in our driveway freshly built!


About Shenandoah Kepler

Hi! I’m Shenandoah and I love to garden. I am becoming an ancient gardener, and am finding new ways to stay digging and enjoying the land.
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