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Window Boxes Lagrange GA

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The Home Depot
(706)882-9869
1500 Layfayette Pkwy
Lagrange, GA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Fastenal- La Grange
706-885-0701
104 Swift Street La Grange, GA, 30240
La Grange, GA
 
Pine Mountain Bldgs Supply
(706) 663-2205
102 Georgia St
Pine Mountain, GA
 
Smith Hardware
(770) 927-6313
5 S Main St
Luthersville, GA
 
Gordy's True Value Hardware
(800) 642-7392
1613 Vernon Rd
Lagrange, GA

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Builders Station
(706) 845-2220
1902 Roanoke Rd
Lagrange, GA
 
Lagrange - Auth Hometown
(706) 845-0002
325 S Davis Rd
Lagrange, GA
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9-18
Tue:9-18
Wed:9-18
Thu:9-18
Fri:9-18
Sat:9-18
Sun:12-17
Store Features
Mon:9-18
Tue:9-18
Wed:9-18
Thu:9-18
Fri:9-18
Sat:9-18
Sun:12-17

Batson Cook Building Material
(706) 643-2175
815 5th Avenue
West Point, GA
 
Baldwin Ace Home Center
(334) 576-2985
3736 S Phillips Rd
Lanett, AL
 
Kitchen & Bath by Design
(706) 443-5138
104 SAGE COMMERCIAL DRIVE
LAGRANGE, GA
 
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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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