Privacy Screen Backyard

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Project by newguy posted 1834 days ago 3591 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just completed a little work in the backyard for privacy with some lattice. Next step will be to plant some vines to work there way up the lattice.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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#1 posted 1834 days ago

Great job Fred looks top notch.

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#2 posted 1834 days ago

Great looking fence. That really looks like a nice relaxing area. Nice job !

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 1834 days ago

Looks very nice.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 1834 days ago

Thanks for the comments. Not sure if I’ll do another post and lattice just to finish it off. Think I’ll enjoy the yard for a few months and get to some other projects in the house.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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#5 posted 1834 days ago

That looks great. Consider jasmine for your vine. I also just put up some lattice behind my shed/workshop to hide the garbage can and other stuff. I planted jasmine a few weeks ago and it has taken off. It needs to fill in but has stretched throughout the lattice. It will also smell nice when the flowers bloom.

-- Lee ---- South Louisiana

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#6 posted 1834 days ago

That’s a great-looking backyard and patio. Not sure how it grows in Colorado but Clematis is a good climber here in Ohio.

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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#7 posted 1834 days ago

looks great! what wood is that?

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#8 posted 1834 days ago

Nice backyard.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#9 posted 1832 days ago

Nice job fred. nothing like some added privacy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#10 posted 1832 days ago

Thanks for all the kind words and the ideas on climbers. Ya know I’m only in charge of big things like the economy and politics my wife makes all the decisions on when, where , what and how high. I’ll give her your ideas and see what she decides.
Thanks again.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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#11 posted 1832 days ago

Oops forgot the wood is nothing real special. We tried to match the posts on the patio. I used 4/6 treated posts then covered them with 1×6’s and staned to match. The lattice is the plastic lattice (which I don’t like) in a redwood color. The lattice doesn’t move and you have to make sure it’s straight and it bends and curls real easy.l
Looks good though so can’t complain.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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#12 posted 1828 days ago

Simply beautiful!! Looks like a great living space!

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