Herb garden

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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 04-12-2013 05:34 PM 2419 reads 7 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This upright kitchen garden is perfect for small spaces. I designed it to be easy to build in a small space, with a limited budget, and with limited tools. All you need to construct it is a saw, a drill, and some wood.

Free plans and more info on this project:

And how I made the sign:

-- Entertainment for mere mortal woodworkers.

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#1 posted 04-12-2013 05:48 PM

Great video as usual. I like the shift to DIY projects around the yard with limited tools! Production quality is way up there!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#2 posted 04-12-2013 05:57 PM

Hello Steve

A nice video as usual and a particular attention for the words in french
” Herbes pour la cuisine”
You can also say : “plantes aromatiques pour la cuisine ”
I like it !!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Bill Akins

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#3 posted 04-12-2013 06:50 PM

More great videos. I couldn’t help to remember an old TC episode, maybe Night Court. “What are you drinking?”
“Herb Tea”. “That’s not Herb Tea, Thats Herb!” ( from Herb’s Urn) Not a gardener but I would like to try this.

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

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#4 posted 04-12-2013 07:41 PM

Another good one, Steve. Thanks!

-- Ron Wilson - maker of fine firewood!

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#5 posted 04-12-2013 08:10 PM

Cool video. I shared it with my brother who was looking for an idea to hide a chain link fence.

-- In the end, when your life flashes before your eyes, will you like what you see?

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 04-12-2013 08:20 PM

Great video, Steve. thanks for sharing! That is the Lumberjock way!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 04-12-2013 08:24 PM

Love your stuff Steve..I look forward to Fridays with ya.

Very likable guy.

-- Just a man and his opinion.

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Jamie Speirs

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#8 posted 04-12-2013 08:41 PM

Thanks Steve
I’m good for another week

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#9 posted 04-12-2013 09:31 PM

Hey Steve
Just wanted to point out that sandals are not OSHA approved….. LOL

Keep up the good work Dude

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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#10 posted 04-12-2013 10:13 PM

I’m forwarding this directly to my wife, who will promptly want me to build it for her! Great idea Steve, as usual!

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#11 posted 04-13-2013 04:53 PM

Steve, I am missing your old “plain-ness”. That is progress though and more power to you. P.S. You look mysteriously like “Bob” in you sight heading. (LOL).............;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo.

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#12 posted 04-14-2013 01:38 PM

Nicely done Steve. Another hit. Oh, and I love the tilt on the sign. My kind of touch. Thanks again for sharing. You brightened my day.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#13 posted 04-14-2013 01:41 PM

Steve, another great project, but PLEASE make yourself a nice rolling work/craft table for all those great projects. My knees and back hurt every time I see you down on your driveway puttin things together. I made a small one like Norm A. made years back. It works great. Lookin forward to next week as usual.

-- How am I doing? Better than I deserve. Dave Ramsey

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#14 posted 04-17-2013 11:59 AM

I agree with khop
we are getting to old to be crawling on the floor any more
Nice vid sir we thank you

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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