How Make Christmas Tree Stand
This instructable is to make a traditional cross shaped wooden christmas tree stand charlie brown style.
How make christmas tree stand. This is a tree stand made of a tree stump a real one. How to make your own christmas tree stand step 1. Tree skirts are fine but with a few basic supplies you can make your own diy christmas tree stand cover. Attach the two pieces together now it s time to put together the base and top of your tree stand.
Then toenail the top of the stand down into the base to secure it in place. Cut 24 pieces of 1 2 to 18 1 2 long. Rest the plastic container on top. Now it s time to cut and attach the long sides of your diy christmas tree stand.
The same as we did in step 1 this will give you your 5 angle. It s dirt cheap doesn t require much time and effort but makes for a super cool tree base. Mark 3 8 on either side of what will be your top board and draw a line from the mark down to the bottom corner of the base board. I ve used this type for several trees it works great for small trees 3 to 5 feet and pretty well for larger trees up to about 7 feet.
Cut 4 pieces of 1 2 to 8 long. Just take a stump a tree a drill and make a proper hole in the stump to insert your tree. Wood barrel christmas tree stand. Fill the bottom of the pail with 2 layers of the gravel to provide weight and support.
Well you can make it into a cool christmas tree stand simply by doing a simple spray down and spraying it with some good old spray paint in any color you want. Instructions cut a piece of 3 4 plywood to 17 x 17. Very simple and very easy diy it fast. If you want a natural or rustic christmas tree stand here s a cool idea.
Drill pocket holes set for 3 4 material in one end of each piece. No need to use something super nice because it will be completely hidden. Measuring inch below the top rim of the metal pail make four equidistant marks for drilling. Place the top of the stand on top of the base line it up so that everything is flush with the opening on your top piece is at the center of your base.