Decorative For Sale Post

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Project by HoneyDew posted 07-23-2016 06:18 AM 455 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We’re in the process of selling our house and the sign didn’t look very good compared to others around so I decided to make a post and frame to help give some emphasis to the sign.

I put a 4×4 into the ground and then slipped the post over it. The sign is 24” x 18” which I put into the frame and just pressed a piece of trim against it to hold in place. The angle for the top and mid way was 10 degrees. The joints are off a little primarily due to some serious cupping in the original wood.

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#1 posted 07-23-2016 01:47 PM

Great job, very classy. First impressions are very important.

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#2 posted 07-23-2016 02:46 PM

Very nice. It gives a professiona touch over the traditional 4×4 post

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#3 posted 07-23-2016 03:02 PM

Looks good. MUCH better then what the realtors usually put out.

You know, the realtor is gonna want that when your house sells! :)

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#4 posted 07-23-2016 07:23 PM

That’s a dang nice for sell sign. It should definitely get some traffic.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 07-23-2016 07:31 PM

Nice, Adds a classy touch to the boring 4×4 signs.
After you sell your house you can go into business selling these to realtors.

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