H Potter Antique Copper Window Box
Last updated date: September 10, 2020
Why Trust The DWYM Score?
DWYM is your trusted product review source. Along with our in-house experts, our team analyzes thousands of product reviews from the most trusted websites. We then create one easy-to-understand score. Learn more.
We looked at the top Window Boxes and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Window Box you should buy.
No matter what the season, this window box provides an attractive way to display your favorite plants. It's handcrafted and made from a durable stainless steel. The box can be used both indoors and outdoors and comes with a rectangular drainage try to keep soil from remaining too moist. In our analysis of 11 expert reviews, the H Potter H Potter Antique Copper Window Box placed 3rd when we looked at the top 15 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.
Editor's Note September 10, 2020:
Checkout The Best Window Box for a detailed review of all the top window boxes.
Expert Summarized Score
User Summarized Score
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
What experts didn't like
From The Manufacturer
HANDCRAFTED – HOME DÉCOR ACCENT – Small, stainless steel rectangular succulent planter box with an antique copper finish for luxurious appeal. This indoor planter box is current with a timeless feel. Use indoors as an herb succulent planter on a windowsill to connect with the outdoors or place outdoors on your patio, deck, or tabletop. Complete with custom rectangular drainage tray, this home décor accent is designed to add character to your living space. No plants included. PLANTER FOR ALL SEASONS – At widest points the succulent pot is approximately 12"L x 4"W x 4"H, Base of planter approximately 10"L x 3.5" Planter garden box will make an eye-catching focal point and impressive statement wherever it’s placed. Sold as a single succulent planter, beautiful displayed as centerpieces or multiples lining your dining table. Unique and sturdy, if you’re looking for something memorable, this beautiful window box planter would make a perfect wedding decoration or birthday. QUALITY BY H POTTER – H Potter has been designing and manufacturing premium quality garden products for over 20 years. We do not pretend to be the cheapest, but you get what you pay for. Packaged well, with stunning craftsmanship and backed by great customer service, we’re proud to say our garden products are built to last. HEAVY AND DURABLE CONSTRUCTION – Built to last, use with any seasonal décor. Stunning filled with herb pots or flower pots and covered with sheet moss or plant directly inside the metal planter. Easy to update and freshen your holiday decor. Try a color theme this season and a texture theme next month. Simple enough to blend with any home décor. Trending now, the rich black nickel finish adds earthy warmth to your traditional or modern home. INTRICATE DETAILING – MINIMALIST STYLE – Succulent Plants not only promote a healthy home environment but can offer a touch of elegant beauty to your home and garden. Uniquely designed with a heavy, durable construction, the H Potter rectangular succulent planter is perfect for alfresco dining and outdoor living. Tranquility of greenery is an ideal mood setter and stress reliever, this gardening planter is the perfect size to fit any location and can be moved easily.
Overall Product Rankings
An Overview On Window Boxes
Window boxes can be a simple addition to your home that will help add color and character to the property by framing flowers and other plants directly in front of your windows for everyone to see as they pass by and for you to see as you look out from the inside.
Often being constructed in varying materials, window boxes will be exposed to outdoor weather events and high levels of sunlight, depending on the direction they face, so choosing the right material is something you want to think about.
“Shop for a window box that is weather-resistant and UV-resistant,” says Vicki Lison, producer and narrator of “On The Fly…DIY,” an award-winning home improvement and DIY show of unique project tutorials for the casual DIY’er. “Fiberglass, vinyl and plastic all have models that boast these features. Fiberglass is the most expensive of the three but it is also the longest lasting and rot-proof.”
Metal is a very durable material and often considered for the construction of window boxes. The things to think about when going with a metal model are that they can dent if made from thin sheet metal and they can rust in certain conditions over time, eventually rotting out. But metal can be a stunning and durable material when constructed properly.
“Metal box style versions should be used only on windows that do not receive full sun all day as they can get extremely hot in temperature,” says Liston.
Wood can be a popular choice for a window box due to its natural look. Wood boxes should be inspected regularly to see if any water damage or bug damage has been done. The pretty aesthetic of the wooden window box comes at a cost of higher weight when compared to plastic or fiberglass models, and that can impact how much soil you can put in it before reaching the maximum of how much weight can be supported by the window or hardware that attaches it to the building.
“If your outer window sill is not wide enough to safely support a window box, ensure it comes with mounting hardware. You may need to consult a professional during the installation process as brick, siding, stucco and natural stone all have different drilling requirements,” says Liston. “You’ll also want to ensure the holes drilled are properly sealed from weather and pest infestation. Window boxes with a railing mount feature are easier to install as they take advantage of existing railings, decks, balconies and banisters to support the window box’s weight.”
DWYM Fun Fact
Gardening is a hobby enjoyed by more than three-quarters of Americans. In an average year, Americans spend $500 per household on gardening supplies, so in keeping up with the Joneses you can add great colors and natural beauty to your front windows with some stylish new window boxes.
The Window Box Buying Guide
- If you choose wooden window boxes, coat them each year with a sealant that will help protect them from water and bug damage.
- If you like the convenience of not having to constantly water your plants, or even if you are the forgetful gardener who can’t quite remember the last time they did water their plants, seek out a window box with a self-watering reservoir that rarely needs to be filled up as it slowly feeds the appropriate amount of water to the plants in the box.