The Definitive Guide to Planter Selection comparing: design, materials, durability, drainage, and lifetime costs of ownership by a planter designer, custom manufacturer, developer, general contractor and environmentalist with thousands of installations over 15 years.
This article on planter drainage will present the simple physics, costs, and benefits of advanced drainage system alternatives you should know before installing plants in planters.
Recycled plastic lumber planters save the rainforests and take no maintenance.
If you’re an owner or manager of a property where a wooden planter will be placed give serious consideration to planter construction techniques. Consider what it will mean in terms of cost and disruption to go back and replace or repair carpenter built planters, especially on rooftops and balconies, every 3 – 5 years.