downed wood from the woods that can be repurposed into many wonderful things, such as fencing, garden posts, and something like this charming garden arbor. If you're using your arbor to grow and support grapevines, just be sure you bury your posts deep enough to bear the weight of the grown vines. Or just decorate it with lightweights like morning glories, clematis and nasturtium!
Escaping to a backyard hammock is a special treat. But without sturdy, hang-worthy trees, your options are fairly limited. If you’re the DIY type, you may be interested in this guide to building a simple pergola that can safely support your hammock — and look good doing it! MATERIALS TOOLS 2 – 10′ 4×4 treated drills […]