Peace in the Shade rustic-porch

Peace in the Shade

We transformed our lonely shed, abandoned at the edge of a gravel driveway into a food source and cozy retreat from the summer sun

Photos by Robin Amorello, CKD CAPS

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October 2, 2014
carla720 wrote:
What was used to hang these trellis to the garage wall?
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Robin Amorello, CKD CAPS - Atmoscaper Design
Hi Carla. Thanks for your question! I just used some blocking to stand them off the wall and screwed them into the the studs of the shed.
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April 22, 2014
nicoledaniels wrote:
what is the color of the yellow trellis please?
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Robin Amorello, CKD CAPS - Atmoscaper Design
Hi Nicole. It's Ben Moore Firefly #299
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August 3, 2013
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Robin Amorello, CKD CAPS - Atmoscaper Design
Thank you! It's my favorite place in the garden. The trellises are wood. I purchased them five or six years ago (not sure you can still get them) at Lowes and painted them myself. Happy gardening!
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Spatial planning comes easily to Robin, since she's a kitchen and bath designer. After she and her husband came up with the idea, she whipped up some plans right away. "By the end of that weekend, I had drafted the plans and ordered the hardware to assemble the raised beds," she says. "I was out there in my wellies on Monday morning beginning the process of removing all that ghastly gravel."

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