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In This Segment

Build a chic and affordable wooden planter box with cuts of spruce, nails and a few coats of dramatic grey paint, with instructions from H&H stylist Peter Paquette. The rectangular box houses three basic 12" plastic pots, and would look great on a back deck or as a divider wall on a cramped condo balcony. Fill it with fresh greenery such as evergreens, flowering pots, or ferns.

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Dimension of this planter box is 39" x 15"

All available from Home Hardware

  • 3 Oasis Self Watering Planters
  • 1-1/2" finishing nails
  • Hammer
  • Sandpaper
  • 1 39" x 15", 1/2" plywood

Spruce cuts:

  • 4 2" x 2", 10" long
  • 6 1" x 2", 15" long
  • 6 1" x 2", 16-1/2" long
  • 6 1" x 2", 39" long
  • 6 1" x 2", 40-1/2" long
  • 2 1" x 3", 42" long
  • 2 1" x 3", 18" long
  • Beauti-Tone Exterior Acrylic Latex Enamel in semi-gloss, Peter used Opening Night (6L1-8)

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

STYLIST

Reiko Caron

EDITOR

Andrew Noddin

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

WEB ADMINISTRATOR

Scott Polley

ONLINE DESIGNER

Jessica Piekarski

Runtime: 2:56
Released: May 15, 2011
Featuring: Peter Paquette
Channel: DIY