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15 uniquely creative ways to use wood in your garden

Amy Buxton Amy Buxton
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What could be more perfect than including a myriad of natural materials out in your garden? When it comes to creating a harmonious outdoor space, gardening experts and landscape architects know that using wood is a no-brainer and we are keen to get in on the action! 

Take a look at some of the fabulous ways that we've found to add some wood to your garden and see if you might enjoy a more organic feel.

1. Decking always looks fantastic but this curved style is next level gorgeous!

2. Creating an integral log store for your barbecue or chiminea looks fabulous

Morsø Forno:  Garden  by Heritage Morso
Heritage Morso

Morsø Forno

Heritage Morso

3. For wonderful wood additions on a budget, pallet furniture is hard to beat

Garden corner unit :  Garden  by Pallet furniture uk
Pallet furniture uk

Garden corner unit

Pallet furniture uk

4. These log lights are the perfect balance of stylish, functional and organic

Cracked Log Lamps:  Garden  by Duncan Meerding
Duncan Meerding

Cracked Log Lamps

Duncan Meerding

5. A wooden terrace cover will add rustic charm in abundance to your garden

Exposed Braai:  Garden  by The Braai Man
The Braai Man

Exposed Braai

The Braai Man

6. A wooden patio area will never look out of place in a pretty garden

Garden furniture:  Garden  by Lothian Design
Lothian Design

Garden furniture

Lothian Design

7. Small details can have a big impact too! This wooden bird box is lovely

Prism Nest Box:  Garden  by Hen and Hammock
Hen and Hammock

Prism Nest Box

Hen and Hammock

8. If you're feeling crafty, how about making some wooden planter boxes?

Laundry Cottage, Glen Dye, Banchory, Aberdeenshire:  Garden  by Roundhouse Architecture Ltd
Roundhouse Architecture Ltd

Laundry Cottage, Glen Dye, Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Roundhouse Architecture Ltd

9. If your garden is a sociable spot, a wooden bar, complete with stool, would be a worthwhile investment

St Mawes Bar Table with Drinks Cooler:  Garden  by Garden Trading
Garden Trading

St Mawes Bar Table with Drinks Cooler

Garden Trading

10. For all you green-fingered growers out there, a wooden greenhouse is a timeless and pretty addition

Swallow Kingfisher 6x10 Wooden Greenhouse:  Garden  by Greenhouse Stores
Greenhouse Stores

Swallow Kingfisher 6x10 Wooden Greenhouse

Greenhouse Stores

11. Natural wood planters will really highlight the beauty of the plants in them

Teak Garden Planters , Cubes or Tall Squares:  Garden  by Ingarden Limited
Ingarden Limited

Teak Garden Planters , Cubes or Tall Squares

Ingarden Limited

12. Designer garden furniture finished in wood will add such a high end feel to your space

INDOOR/OUTDOOR, PLASTIC SOLITUDE CORAL AND WHITE RUG :  Garden  by Green Decore
Green Decore

INDOOR/OUTDOOR, PLASTIC SOLITUDE CORAL AND WHITE RUG

Green Decore

13. Fabulous wooden fencing looks so neat and elegant. You could even paint it

Private Courtyard, London, Living Wall:  Garden  by Biotecture
Biotecture

Private Courtyard, London, Living Wall

Biotecture

14. A wooden water feature? Now that's the definition of rustic charm!

Sancaktepe:  Garden  by Ece Botanik
Ece Botanik

Sancaktepe

Ece Botanik

15. Shabby chic wooden pot holders would work well in any garden, regardless of size!

 Garden  by homify
homify

Plant Stand- Grey

homify

For more garden inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 11 Garden Transforming Decking Designs For Your Home.

How are you planning to bring wood into your garden?
Whitton Drive:  Terrace house by GK Architects Ltd

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