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Window Boxes Ashtabula OH

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The Home Depot
(440)992-7797
3200 Market Place St
Ashtabula, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Kmart 4745 / Cross Merch
(440) 992-7006
3315 N Ridge Rd E
Ashtabula, OH
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

LOWE'S OF ASHTABULA, OH
440 998-6555
2416 DILLON DRIVE ASHTABULA, OH, 44004
Ashtabula, OH
 
Central Ace Hardware
(440) 466-3928
44 S Broadway, Center of Historic Downtown Geneva
Geneva, OH
 
Kregers True Value
(440) 599-8306
265 Main St
Conneaut, OH
 
Fastenal- Ashtabula
440-992-0242
2007 Aetna Rd Ashtabula, OH, 44004
Ashtabula, OH
 
Lowe's
(440) 998-6555
2416 Dillon Drive
Ashtabula, OH
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Ashtabula Mall
(440) 994-3400
3045 N Ridge Rd E
Ashtabula, OH
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18

Valley Bldg.ctr.of Andover,inc
(440) 466-5995
1977 South Broadway
Geneva, OH
 
Conneaut - D
(440) 593-6271
199 Gateway Ave
Conneaut, OH
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Mon:8-22
Tue:8-22
Wed:8-22
Thu:8-22
Fri:8-22
Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Mon:8-22
Tue:8-22
Wed:8-22
Thu:8-22
Fri:8-22
Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Building Window Boxes


Window Boxes

window box window box Many houses' styles are brightened and improved with colorful flowers in window boxes. These boxes are simple to build and in a weekend you can dress up your home and add the color and beauty the flowers can bring.

There are a variety of approaches you can use. I will discuss these two in this article.

Planting directly in the box.

I have used this method for many years. The box holds the dirt directly inside it, and therefore should be made of pressure treated wood. I have tried cedar, but it didn't last as long as the pressure treated wood. The soil and peat moss is added to the box and freshened each year and the flowers do just fine. This is a relatively simple approach.

Planting in a planter inside a box.

If you build the box to hold a planter you can make the box out of any wood although I would use pressure treated wood at least for the bottoms and the inside should be painted as well as the outside. The advantage here is you can lift the planter out of the box to pot the plants and change out the soil. I think this method is best for second story windows or any window too high to get to from the ground.

Determining the size

To make your planter, it will have to be custom designed for your windows. And this of course, besides the cost and pleasure of doing it yourself is why you will want to make them in the first place. The box should be as wide as the window and frame including tr...

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