Users' questions

How do you make a old ladder into a plant stand?

How do you make a old ladder into a plant stand?

DIY Tiered Plant Stand

  1. Step 1: Paint Your Ladder. Give it a couple of coats of paint in whatever color you want.
  2. Step 2: Build Cedar Shelves. Next up, it’s time to build the shelves.
  3. Step 3: Transfer Your Plants! Once all of our shelves were in place, it was time to put the plants in!

How do you make a plant ladder?

Check out these outdoor and gardening projects and plans!

  1. Step 1: Build Ladder Shelf Trays. I began by cutting 4 pieces from the 1×6 to the length I wanted my shelves to be.
  2. Step 2: Cut Plant Ladder Sides.
  3. Step 3: Attach Trays to Ladder Sides.
  4. Step 4: Add Plants to Ladder Shelf and Create Plant Tags (Optional)

How do you use an old garden ladder?

Ideas for tall garden ladders:

  1. Display bird houses.
  2. Attach planter boxes to steps.
  3. Use as a trellis against a wall.
  4. Sweet pea or bean trellis.
  5. Paint a bright color and display pots.
  6. Lean it against a tree.
  7. Spray paint a metal or wood ladder, lay it on the ground and plant in the openings.

How do you use a trellis ladder?

How to Use Ladders for a Trellis

  1. Prepare the garden site before erecting the trellis.
  2. Place the ladder upright against the fence or wall.
  3. Fasten the ladder to a fence or wall using brackets.
  4. Plant a vine seedling at the base of each vertical side support of the ladder.

What can I do with an old aluminum ladder?

Salvation Army, Goodwill, or other local thrift stores often accept aluminum ladders for resale. Consider donating or taking your old aluminum ladder to your local recycling center. Most recycling centers will accept it but call ahead first. They may require that you disassemble the aluminum ladder for easier handling.

What can you do with old wooden ladders?

36 Brilliant Repurposed Old Ladder Ideas for Fans of Upcycling

  1. Shabby Chic Hanging Plant Display.
  2. A Floor to Ceiling Nightstand Alternative.
  3. Outdoor Leaning Ladder Flowerpot Holder.
  4. A Rung for Every Loved One.
  5. Rustic Ceiling Ladder Light Fixture.
  6. Repurposed Old Ladder Ideas for the Bathroom.
  7. Another Way to Hang a Wreath.

How much is an aluminum ladder worth in scrap?

Scrap Metal Prices

Type Price Per Lb.
Aluminum Grills $0.33
Aluminum Ladders $0.28
Aluminum Transformers $0.03
AL Turnings $0.14