Deck: How to Build a Deck Planter

Assemble and mount this simple planter in less than an hour

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hacksaw
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Drill bit set

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Vinyl gutter
  • End caps - 2
  • Support brackets - 2 or more
  • Kitchen and bath adhesive caulk