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Project by Arthouse posted 04-26-2011 01:48 PM 4702 views 16 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a curved trellis I built to follow the curved limestone wall. It is all built out of cedar . I dado all 6×6 cedar post in my studio to keep the angle consistent and attatched the 2×6 before we set all post in concrete. We then installed all post into ground at the level height and went to work setting all the upper portion.

-- "The hand is the cutting edge of the mind but the wind and sun are the healing factors of the heart





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 04-26-2011 01:55 PM

Very Very nice job on that trellis. the design must have been as much work as the cutting and assembling!
You can be real proud of that project!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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workerinwood

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#2 posted 04-26-2011 02:15 PM

Great job!! Very nice, like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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rivergirl

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#3 posted 04-26-2011 02:27 PM

WOW!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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blackcherry

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#4 posted 04-26-2011 03:21 PM

Should provide wonderful shade in such a open expanse. Nice work and design…BC

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Jamie Speirs

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#5 posted 04-26-2011 03:45 PM

Very nice

It has also helped solve a problem that I have with a South facing Garden Bench

so a big thank you as well

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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RexMcKinnon

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#6 posted 04-26-2011 03:57 PM

Cool, looks like a stadium.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 04-26-2011 04:21 PM

Nice little area to relax. What is the building on the backround? Nice backround pics as well. Very cool project!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Tom Canales

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#8 posted 04-26-2011 04:34 PM

In another setting I could imagine continuing the curve to form a dome with opening at the top sort of like the Parthenon in Rome. Very nicely done!

-- I used to be indecisive, now I’m not so sure

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KozmoScott

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#9 posted 04-26-2011 07:41 PM

That is very cool. Love it.

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a1Jim

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#10 posted 04-26-2011 07:47 PM

Good job

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zindel

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#11 posted 04-26-2011 10:31 PM

Looks awesome! Should add a water feature to top it all off! Awesome design!

-- If you can't fix it with a hammer, You've got an electrical problem.

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Miki

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#12 posted 04-27-2011 02:06 AM

Very nice job congratulation!!

-- Miki Pineda Spain (cataluya)

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scarpenter002

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#13 posted 04-27-2011 03:46 AM

Great job. That would be great around the curved end of my pool. Though I am not sure I could set each of the posts level and aligned as you did.

-- Scott in Texas

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Stephen Mines

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#14 posted 04-27-2011 04:10 AM

Very neat work, Dan.
Stephen

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Wayne

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#15 posted 04-27-2011 04:16 AM

This is inspirational! Just great!

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