1,225 Furniture made from railroad ties Home Design Photos

Pristine Acres
13 Reviews
European-Inspired Design
Ideabooks8,536
Questions3
@40portico - Where do you live? Are you in the DC Metro? Not all garden centers carry railroad tie timbers, but I would be happy to help, if I can!
I like the railroad tie planters. Where can I get this?
Dark brown ties look very natural
raised beds with railroad ties for bushs? arborvitae?
I like the tie planters
Railroad Tie Planters
Railroad ties around playset
Railroad tie idea: Garden
Planter boxes-rr ties
railway ties as planters
Railroad Tie Planters
Railroad ties...rail tie planters...patio furniture
“trottoir” — steevelafrance
Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
Carmel Valley 03 (Design by Ron Herman)
Ideabooks4,447
Questions4
what are the steps made of?
These steps are made of timber, most likely 8x8 western red cedar.
This is gold decomposed granite quarried in California. It is a blend of gravel from 1/4" & smaller all the way to dust. This is compacted over an additional base rock
railroad tie steps, integrated into slope and boulders, good CA native plant choices
If we can't afford any better - railroad ties?
Railroad tie steps with DG between and dry stacked boulder retaining edge.
All garden styles can benefit from the addition of rock. Here a more traditional cottage style garden uses rock slabs to create a hillside planter.
“railing” — jaylyn06
Design Focus Int'l Landscape Architecture & Build
3 Reviews
Irvine
Ideabooks8,806
Questions3
I'm from the Bay Area Homes are expensive . Where can I live in the country similar to the Bay Area offerings that have the most bang for the buck in home offerings without excessive cost.
Rebar is doweled into the railroad ties and then down into the ground.
do the steps with gravel and railroad ties (or whatever was used).
railroad ties for steps in back yard
Transition from shrubs to rock w/ some
A transition from back deck to back patio
“In front of garage” — janetperlin
Paces Construction Co
5 Reviews
Outdoor Rooms and Spaces
Ideabooks2,738
Questions4
We used a free form vine we harvested from our woods as a handrail on these garden steps for a small Buckhead garden.
picture until you find someone willing to make one for you. We also build custom furniture for clients, so if you can't find a builder seek out a furniture craftsman. John
The statues and containers came from House Parts (www.houseparts.com ). John
Paces Construction Company in Atlanta has harvested several vines like this from local woods and installed them as garden railings. Each one needs to be custom fitted to the space, and we carve supports with a chain saw to properly mount
pebbles set inside the railroad tie steps
rr ties garden steps with stones.....cool railing from twisted wood
“Outdoor stairs” — rbcourtenay
Tongue in Cheek Antiques
Home in Provence
Ideabooks25,622
Questions3
The Massets have added accentuating details that might go unnoticed to the eye because they correspond beautifully with the surroundings. Note the railroad tie border around the terrace, and the old cut stones around the tree.
I was wondering what company makes the furniture in this particular patio photo, but I do not know how to distinguish ithat photo from another. It is an outdoor view with the wood sofa with white or light tan deep cushions facing a gas enclosed fire place with a chair and greenery
The question remains unanswered. What material are they made of.
in Cheek An Everything in the photo is a French antique sourced by Jean and Nathalie Masset from Apt France. The linens are old bedsheets.the photo is a French antique sourced by Jean and Nathalie Masset from Apt France. The linens are old bedsheets.
“Curtained pergola area.” — jayford210
Dancing Leaf designs
Canyon Retreat
Ideabooks2,565
Questions2
Better railroad tie steps with gravel!
Stones and railroad ties great idea
Steps with railroad ties and small stones
Ext stairs railroad ties 1
ties as risers
“Stairs” — mydorito
Troy Rhone Garden Design
17 Reviews
Contemporary Cottage Garden teak table and chairs
Ideabooks7,031
Questions4
Did you stain the railroad ties? And if so, what color? thanks!
Earthworms are extremely beneficial to any garden. They help keep the soil from compacting and draining properly.
gravel, huh? This perennial favourite is popular for a reason: it’s low maintenance, practical and looks good, too. Accessorise with rustic garden furniture and raised flower beds, and voile! The perfect low-key garden just in time for summer.
“Raised bed” — kirstig123
Jensen Architects
Scraphouse
Ideabooks21,704
Questions5
are the treads supported? From the bottom or top?
that is very hard to arrange furniture, it's shaped like an L, any suggestions? I want it centered around the fireplace.
Railroad tie staircase- would love it with a runner
Choose something out of the ordinary for the actual stairs. At the end of the day, the stairs are simply horizontal planks that can be made from a variety of materials. These wood blocks are a great rustic complement to this modern home.
“stairways” — Kelly Covey
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