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Enjoy Summer In Your Backyard With A DIY Hammock Stand
My husband and I are just getting around to fixing up our little backyard, and I’ve convinced him to work on a project with me. You guessed it — we’re making a hammock! The first step to a great hammock is a solid DIY hammock stand. Check out these DIY hammock stand ideas and maybe you and your husband will also be inspired to work on a fun project together.
1. $40 Dollar Hammock Stand
If your yard doesn’t have an option to hang a hammock this $40 dollar hammock stand is a perfect choice. And $40 is absolutely worth the spend for a hammock stand that will surely not collapse just after three uses.
2. DIY Cedar Hammock Stand
Escaping to your own yard or garden is an extraordinary treat. However not having solid, hang-worthy trees, your options are restricted. But that’s not an issue at all if you are a DIY-er, you can consider building a basic cedar hammock stand that can securely support your hammock — and look great doing it!
3. DIY Wooden Hammock Stand
This plan will give you a beautiful and strong DIY hammock stand. It’s just the right size and weight to easily move from one place to another. This way, you’ll be able to catch the best light and shade any time of the day you want to relax.
4. DIY Pergola Stand
This DIY pergola stand needs a secure and sturdy build, but it’s definitely something anyone can do! It’s simple, and with all the right tools, super easy too. Build one in your yard and in no time you’ll be able to enjoy siesta time outdoors.
5. Two Pole Hammock Stand
Better choose the right spot before making this two pole hammock stand — those poles aren’t going anywhere once they’re placed.
6. DIY Garden Hammock
Create this simple DIY garden hammock stand and put it somewhere you can enjoy the beauty of your homestead garden. Lay back while you enjoy the beautiful scenery of your garden and nibble on the fresh products of your bountiful garden.
7. One Pole, One Tree Hammock Stand
Got two trees but too far from each other? Use one pole and one tree to make a shady sanctuary under the tree. Add a few brackets to the pole to hang beautiful flower baskets to complete the welcoming haven.
8. DIY Rocking Hammock Stand
Relax and enjoy in this uniquely beautiful DIY rocking hammock stand. Easy to create, fun-filled to rest in and the swinging motion might just lull you into a wonderful nap.
9. Turtledog Hammock Stand
Check out these detailed instructions for building a simple and practical turtledog hammock stand. The easy-to-follow tutorial includes a list of materials needed to create this DIY hammock stand.
10. Happy Hammock Stand
This free standing happy hammock stand is curved to look like one huge happy smile. You can’t help but feel wonderful and relaxed when whiling away the long summer hours in this DIY happy hammock stand.
Still got time to check one more DIY hammock stand idea? Check out this video from VABCKPKR:
Your beautiful backyard is the ideal place to sit back and relax, but it’s not complete without the perfect spot! Any one of these simple, easy-to-build, and inexpensive DIY hammock stands will you help achieve a relaxing retreat of your own. Choose your favorite and spend just a few hours of your weekend to build it, and spend the rest of your summer relaxing!
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Editor’s Note – This post was originally published in February 2016 and has been updated for quality and relevancy.