Jun , Flower Boxes On The Deck Filling six cedar window boxes (originally from our old Brooklyn brownstone), we accented our backyard deck with a mix of red trailing verbena and orange calibrachoa (pictured above after planting) They ll look nice once they fill in and wrap around the deck railing, where the
Mar , In cold climates early spring is still too early for planting containers with summer blooming annuals It s best to wait until you are past your average last frost date But that in between time can seem like an eternity, especially when the sights and sounds of early spring are already upon us If you just can t
Oct , The full foot deck boards extend as the front and back of the planter selected because deck boards are lighter than x lumber and the cut × that type of planter box, because my planter is outdoors, in an unfinished space that already gets wet, attaching to a railing that is already a solid, sturdy natural
Jul , But what if you have little or no room to plant a garden, let alone one that attracts butterflies or hummingbirds Even if your garden space is limited to a balcony, a patio or simply a windowsill, you can use containers to create a mini habitat filled with nectar producing plants that are sure to attract your favorite
Apr , It s also the time to update the plants in your containers or maybe even the containers themselves! Thankfully, Southern Patio is making it easier than ever to dress out your porch, patio, or deck with beautiful containers! Inch Convex Bell Planter in Turquoise These Convex Bell planters come in
The only thing we purchased for the deck was new railing and new screws Building a deck from scratch is one thing, having to repurpose a deck from materials you have was a the first attempt for me The second picture shows the outcome of the deck with the two wrap around planter boxes that use to be stairs Learning
May , We will be redoing and adding on to our deck and putting up a fence, so we d use it there Reply mrdisco says May , at pm I have a planter box that needs repairing that s my first project Reply Debra Guillen says May , at pm I would give the drill to my husband so he could
Nov , Add style to your deck by building planter boxes to sit on top of the railing This is a great project for a beginner woodworker Learning how to build a wooden planter box for your deck is surprisingly easy and can even save you money on the endeavor Pic of How to Build a Wooden Planter Box Easy for
Jun , Now we just need to wait for the final coat of paint to dry, hang the boxes and plant some flowers All in all it was a relatively easy project and came in around for three boxes as opposed to the minimum price for the same look Deck Rail Flower Boxes Seriously, I love them and I can t get enough
Aug , And more moisture means more opportunity for mold and mildew growth on your cedar deck from wood Cedar Deck Railing Ricks Fencing If you simply must have containers on your deck, make sure you move them around periodically, and add plant stands and pot feet to maximize circulation.
Read this article to find out how to protect your outdoor containers and plants from cold weather this winter Outdoor flower containers need a little extra care during cold, winter weather Add Protection Help protect your containers from harsh weather by grouping them together near a sheltering wall or fence.
Apr , I m scared for what that might mean for July s and August s temperatures! Of course warm weather means more time outside And I don t know about you, but the more I m outside, the more I want to plant flowers around my house and deck! Pink Hydrangea in Gray Cabana Planter from Southern Patio.
Jun , We just built a new front deck and I have been eyeing some flower boxes for the front of it but being a substitute teacher, I am out of work for the summer I would LOVE to win the gift card and would be happy to share the photos of the finished product with you and your blogger friends! MissMary says.
Apr , front porch makeover hayneedle sm I wanted a lot of greenery on the front porch so I scooped up this black Chippendale planter box I m thinking about grabbing some more of these in white for my back deck! front porch planter makeover front porch makeover
Jul , Use a miter box and a hand saw or miter saw to cut the angles, unless you are adept at cutting angles with the circular saw Attach the top rails perpendicularly to the top of the front and back cross pieces with deck screws For an open Don t be discouraged if your plant isn t climbing as fast as you d like.
May , Spring has sprung! I absolutely love this time of year I love going out into the yard and seeing the grass turning green, the trees getting their blossoms and leaves, and the flowers all in bloom I knew I wanted a planter box by my front entryway, and I found this gorgeous Hibiscus plant at The Home Depot