Rain Wall

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Project by ca8920 posted 03-09-2014 04:33 PM 2422 views 22 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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My wife found a rain wall on Pinterest and told me how much she liked it. I decided we could build our own. Here’s our finished rain wall. It’s a combination of cedar fence boards, doug fir posts, a piece of rain gutter, a cement mixing pan and a pond pump. All supplies from our local Home Depot.

-- Chris, Sparks Nevada,

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#1 posted 03-09-2014 04:51 PM

Great! Another project for the back yard, may have to wait a few months. Looks great!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#2 posted 03-09-2014 04:53 PM

my wife would love that too and chance of some more pics

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#3 posted 03-09-2014 05:27 PM

Neat project. Now off to the hardware. Just re-landscaping the backyard. Great timing for another project to add in. Does the water run over glass or just free fall?

-- DeputyDawg

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#4 posted 03-09-2014 06:37 PM

Really like this idea…I’ve got a spot for something like it already scoped out. Nice job!

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#5 posted 03-09-2014 06:44 PM

Great project.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#6 posted 03-09-2014 07:00 PM

Yeah, I really like that. Good work.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#7 posted 03-09-2014 09:16 PM

Very cool idea! As someone whol loves a rainy day (we don’t get many here in Southern AZ), how nice it would be to make my own! I wonder if this will provide any sort of a cooling effect (like a misting system) on a hot summer day. You probably haven’t had it long enough to know that?

-- Founding member of the (un)Official LumberJock's Frugal Woodworking Society -

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#8 posted 03-09-2014 09:53 PM

that is really cool, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#9 posted 03-10-2014 12:40 AM

Man that’s a nice rain wall! I’ll bet it’s really relaxing on a warm summer’s eve!

-- Dean

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#10 posted 03-10-2014 12:45 AM

pretty cool

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#11 posted 03-10-2014 01:53 AM

Very nice indeed. Well done. Thanks for Sharing.


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#12 posted 03-10-2014 02:21 AM

For additional photos of this project go to


-- Chris, Sparks Nevada,

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#13 posted 03-10-2014 03:17 PM

Very cool, I’ve thought about making something like that for inside the house as a humidifier.


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#14 posted 03-10-2014 06:52 PM

Way cool, but now i have to show my wife and she is going to want one too. LOL

Thanks for sharing

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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