Posts Tagged ‘Trellis’

Bike Wheel Trellises

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

The bike wheel trellis is holding up supremely well.

It’s been through several major storms and battled high winds with ease.   It’s as easy as it looks, and the luffa’s love it.

Bike Wheel Trellis – Hard Luffa

Friday, July 16th, 2010


Here’s the pictures of Michelle’s second Bike Wheel Trellis.  The Luffa’s are loving it.  There was concern that the rims would get too hot in the sun and burn the plant, but they really don’t get hot at all.  Hooray for creativity!

Bike Wheel Trellis

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Michelle built a Luffa Trellis out of old bike wheels, popped bike inner tubes, and palettes.  The only things that weren’t reclaimed/recycled were the six screws that hold the wood frame together.

Pole Bean Trellis

Friday, June 25th, 2010

Part 1 of the pole bean trellis is finished, with the addition being finished tomorrow.  Here’s the work in progress.  Also, a picture of the freshly painted garage.  The paint was “oops” paint from Home Depot.  Basically, whenever a paint bucket gets tinted incorrectly, they sell it for super cheap.  We got 5 gallons for $15.