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Whiskey Barrel Planters in 4 Easy Steps

12004829_10153681469087490_8895841461352405991_nWhiskey Barrels can make an attractive addition to your outside space this fall.  The options are endless: planters, side tables, fire pits, chairs, wine holders and more.  Check out these 4 easy steps for a customized DIY Whiskey Barrel planter.

Step 1:
Drill a few holes in the bottom of the whiskey barrel to provide drainage.

Step 2:
Place a layer of small pebble stones in the bottom, again, to help with proper drainage.

Step 3:
Fill with potting soil.

Step 4:
Fill with plants.  It’s always a good idea to group plants together that have similar watering requirements.

Here are some ideas to get you started on your planter! You’ll find Whiskey Barrels at Ark Country Store.