This rental balcony makeover is full of small balcony ideas you can use, especially if you live in a rental apartment, can’t make any holes in the walls or are on a budget! I transformed an odd opening into a beautiful custom feature, I built a DIY custom bench which only cost $30 in materials and I came up with a clever way to install a trellis without making any holes in the walls. I also made a table that saves space on a tiny balconies and finally I installed smart outdoor LED lights.
When there is little space to garden on a balcony, there is always room for vertical gardening, particularly on the wall. To inspire you to try it, many of the examples below utilize the following types of designs: