Deck screen/Plant hanger

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Project by Cellulosespinner posted 06-03-2013 10:31 PM 1922 views 11 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I did this project for the little lady at my house…She is very happy with it.
I’m shocked just how much sun the top will cut. The deck is quite a bit cooler in the afternoon. Now it’s on to a new garden shed!

-- Once in a man's life you should have a good dog, a good horse and a good woman. The trick is to get them all together at the same time

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#1 posted 06-03-2013 11:24 PM

That is one fine looking project! Congratulations on obviously having fun and pleasing the little lady at the same time.

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#2 posted 06-04-2013 03:12 AM

This is exactly what I need on my deck. I love it. Where would I find plans for it?

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#3 posted 06-06-2013 04:50 PM

Wow what a great deck screen! Got to be the most relaxing place with all those greenery. Wonderful outdoor project!

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#5 posted 06-11-2013 12:03 PM

I have been researching and brain storming similar solutions to the deck/excessive sun conundrum. Question, did you “retro-fit” this on an existing railing?
nicely done!

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#6 posted 06-14-2013 10:23 PM

It was a “retro-fit” and as far as plans go I looked at a few magazines and deck books but in the end I just “winged it”. I be happy to answer any questions.
It also helps to have an artist in the house. She was very helpful with the proportion and the detail.

-- Once in a man's life you should have a good dog, a good horse and a good woman. The trick is to get them all together at the same time

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#7 posted 04-26-2014 10:09 PM

What type of wood did you use for it?

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