How to Anchor a Gazebo Without Damaging the Deck

7:27:00 AM

This spring we put a new deck onto the back of our house.

New decking Trex for durability and beauty
This time around we went with Trex decking. It is a man made product that will last as long as we need it and looks gorgeous!


This post contains Amazon affiliate links to the products or products like the ones 
I use at no additional cost to you. 

New deck and outdoor furniture

Only problem was that neither my husband or I were too keen on screwing our gazebo into the new decking. 

Want to read about cleaning your patio umbrella? I can tell you how I did mine!

We were looking for a solution that will hold down the gazebo we built without damaging the deck. 

Solution for weighing down the gazebo

That's when I thought about all the beautiful pots I saw earlier in the week at Tuesday Morning. 

I brought home 4 pots in grey that match the decking and put one leg of the gazebo into each pot. 

Ceramic pot Solution for weighing down the gazebo

Next we filled the pot with bricks. The legs of the gazebo have a little lip on them that is held to the bottom of the pot with the bricks. 

Ceramic pot Solution with bricks for weighing down the gazebo

I filled each pot with potting soil then planted pansies in each pot. 

Pots filled with pansies to weigh down the gazebo


gazebo anchor planter

We had a couple of pretty windy days lately and I'm happy to report that the gazebo stayed put and the pots look beautiful!

Outdoor decking and a solution for weighing down the gazebo

PIN IT!



Click to follow Homeroad below…

Facebook     Pinterest     Twitter    Instagram



You Might Also Like

1 comments

  1. What a great idea Susan !!! I love how you styled your new deck..the pops of yellow look great!!!!

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for stopping by, I love your comments and I will do my best to reply to all your questions and comments. By leaving a comment you are consenting to your email being collected for communication purposes only. Your privacy is important to me.
Have a nice day.
Susan

Member

Member

Homeroad Published

At Your Own Risk

Any content on this website is created for inspiration purposes only. Creating with my suggested methods, products used, and tools falls under your own risk.

Please ensure you are following proper guidelines with anything used, and you receive professional guidance if you don't know how to do something. Always wear safety glasses and follow safety rules.

Please see our full updated privacy policy in the About Me section at the top of this blog.


Affiliate Disclaimer

Homeroad's posts may contain affiliate links. If you click on an affiliate link and buy something, I may receive a very small commission. It does NOT result in additional charges to you or cost you anything extra. Mentions of associated products/services/ businesses within the content of my blog may or may not be noted as an affiliate in every reference. The affiliate fee I earn per month helps pay expenses that keep this site up and running. Thanks so much for your support!

Cookies

This site uses cookies from Google to deliver its services, to personalize ads and to analyze traffic. Information about your use of this site is shared with Google. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies.

Please see Homeroad's complete privacy policy {here}