30 Awesome Things You Can Do with… Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are large rectangular bricks commonly used in construction. But these inexpensive and sturdy building materials can also be utilized for many home and garden DIY projects.

30 Awesome Things You Can Do with Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks (that you can get at any building supply store) can be used to create a lot of interesting things such as benches, media units, planters and even beds. Here are 30 DIY cinder block ideas which will forever change the way you look at these concrete masonry units.




Glass and Concrete Coffee Table

Glass and Concrete Coffee Table

via Remodelista

Cinder Block Centerpieces

Just place a glass container or vase in the middle of the concrete block and arrange your flowers.

Cinder Block Centerpieces

via Inside Outside Design

Work Desk

This cinder block desk is very easy to make and only requires 4 blocks and a wooden board.

Work Desk

via The Merrythought

Cinder Block Planter Bar

cinder block planter bar

via Design Sponge




Outdoor Bench

For the outside enjoyment the cinder block benches are perfect for sitting purposes.

Garden Bench

via Lena Sekine

Outdoor seating

via Be Happy Be Me

Cinder Block Platform Bed

You can build a cool platform bed using cinder blocks as the base.

Bed Foundation With Storage

via Designtripper

Cinder Block Raised Garden Bed

A cinder block garden bed is an easy-to-make and long-lasting alternative to more traditional raised garden beds made of wood.

Cinder Block Raised Garden Bed

via Savvy Gardening

Cinder Block Fire Pit

Design and build your own custom-sized fire pit using cinder blocks.

Cinder Block Fire Pit

via Must Add Fabric Softener

outdoor fire pit

via Villa Pacis





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