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Cedar Wall Planter

This simple cedar wall planter is great for herbs or spring flowers. Jamison from provides the step-by-step plans showing you exaclt how to make your very own.

Click here to download Rogue Engineer's plans for this How-To!

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  1. Project Steps

    1. Step: 1

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      Cut List: Cut the boards as shown in the cut list using a miter saw.

    2. Step: 2

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      Step 1: Assemble Back Assemble the back by drilling pocket holes in the boards as shown and screwing together using 1-1/4" pocket screws.

    3. Step: 3

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      Step 2: Install Sides Install sides as shown using wood glue and 1-1/4" brad nails.

    4. Step: 4

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      Step 3: Install Fronts Install fronts as shown using wood glue and 1-1/4" brad nails.

    5. Step: 5

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      Step 4: Cut French Cleat To create a french cleat rip a scrap 1x4 board (about 24" in length) down the middle on a 45 degree angle.

    6. Step: 6

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      Step 5: Install French Cleat and Hang Planter Install one side of the cleat on the planter using 1-1/4" exterior screws and the other on the wall. Note: Be sure to check for level throughout this step and if installing cleat into brick or cement you'll need a hammer drill and concrete anchors. For more photos of this build process be sure to check out the <a href="">wall planter build post at</a>

Comments (4)

  • I made this, came out beautiful. Great instructions too, much thanks.

    By sean7012

  • The link to these plans is not working.

    By sthorne1221
    • @sthorne1221 the link should be fixed now. Thank you for notifying us!


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