Window Boxes – Handmade Piece of Art

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Nowadays, window boxes are commonly displayed on windows for they add color and life as its blooming flowers are being swayed down by the wind. They provide a decorative accent that creates unique transformation to the entire place. Window boxes are considered the end results of brilliant ideas from various garden experts in the world. Nowadays, the demand for window boxes has steadily increased, which encouraged a lot of manufacturers to create various types of flower boxes in different attractive designs.

Most window boxes have been made available in various sizes shapes and designs to satisfy the demand of numerous customers. This paved the way to customized window boxes which are specifically created to fit well with the exact specifications of every buyer. Some of the widely used window boxes are made of wood, which gives a vintage look to the entire environment. Pasadena Redwood Planter, Banded Redwood Window Box, Paneled Redwood Window Box and Cedar Famed Cottage Window Box are some of the popular types of wooden window boxes.

Nowadays, the Cedar Famed Cottage is among the widely used window boxes, which offer a sleek natural look with reliable structures and functions. This type is made from high grade Western Red Cedar, which is typically crafted with built in back integrated cleat system. The cleat can be used to secure proper mounting to avoid accidental slip down. Its natural cedar color can be a good match to any type of window ledges but you can have the freedom to use different shades for a more colorful effect.

One thing is that wood may be damaged by harsh climate conditions and may consequently be subjected to decay and attack of insects. In such cases, you need to put a sealant on the exterior and interior part of the flowerbox to make it more durable and to preserve its charm for a longer period of time. Consequently, you have to place an aluminum liner or pebbles at the bottom part of the wood window planters to protect it from water rain pockets that may cause mess and spills. Moreover, adding castors to the wood window boxes provide comfortable movements. This will help you anytime you want to transfer the planters easily to the areas where you want it to be displayed.

A window box can be a comfortable haven where your favorite ornamental plants and flowers can thrive beautifully. It can be as well one of the best spots in your home that can provide optimal growth to your plants.

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Romeo Dolor has 1 articles online

Romeo Dolor tackles topics on modern gardening and flowerbox ideas such as customizing window boxes, and provides interesting articles about container gardening with the use of customized window boxes.

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This article was published on 2011/05/10