How to Make a Modern Wall Planter

Learn how to make a hanging planter for any room in your home

Under 2 hours
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Your favorite small plants deserve the best display arrangement in your home. Whether you’re propping them on a shelf or hanging them on a wall, show them off in a way that complements your style. Keep reading for instructions on how to make a wooden wall planter for a sleek and modern decor accent.

What You Need

1
Measure and Mark the plywood
MEASURE AND MARK

Measure and mark four 12- x 12-inch sections on the plywood according to the cut diagram below.

CUT LIST AND DIAGRAM
2
Cut four sections
CUT

Use a circular saw to follow the marks you just made, cutting the plywood board into four equal sections.

Tip: Use a sanding block to smooth any rough edges.

3
Stain or Paint
STAIN OR PAINT

If desired, stain or paint the boards prior to assembly.

4
Attach hanging Hardware
ATTACH HARDWARE

• Turn each square on its end (like a diamond).
• Nail a sawtooth hanger across the top of each, about 3 inches down.

5
Attach Hose Clamps
ATTACH HOSE CLAMP

• Set the hose clamp just below center on front side.
• Using a 1/8-inch drill bit, pre-drill through the center of the hose clamp
• Secure it to the plywood with a ½-inch wood screw. Make sure the adjustment screw is out of the way.
• Repeat this process on all four boards.

6
Insert Pots
INSERT POT

• Hang the frame on your wall (using monkey hooks if necessary).
• Place the pot in the hose clamp and fill with your favorite plants.