Posted By: Linda Jenkins
Location: Congerville, IL United States
Made very sturdy and should hold a lot of weight.
Posted By: Amy T Renton
Location: Pearland, TX United States
Easy to work with, inexpensive, and functional as described.
Posted By: Caryn
Location: Lancaster, PA United States
I used this around an eyesore telephone type pole in our flowerbed - it was easy to install and worked wonderfully! The clematis is already climbing it. I've ordered two more sets to use on our corner spouts with blue morning glories and yellow nasturtiums. I can't wait to see the end result - I anticipate it will soften the tall brick corners and add so much beauty. Delighted to find Kinsman!
Posted By: Charles Roberts
Location: Massapequa, NY United States
Bought your down spout trellis to go around a 4x4 cloths pole , I had to re order another set of 4 trellis, as I needed two to go around the 4x4 pole. So far it looks like it is going to work and I will have vines growing around my pole this summer. I must say that I received the trellis with in a few days of my order.
Posted By: Karen Acton
Location: Waverly, IA United States
Such a unique idea! Trellis is sturdy and directions to install easy to follow. My neighbor was impressed and bought one for herself too!
Ordered to go around a 4x4 clothes line pole (how many people know what that is) the pole being larger than a down spout , I had to place another order for 4 more. The product looks good, not too noticeable on the post'
Posted By: Debbie F Ward
Location: Charleston, SC United States
I love this downspout cover trellis, it makes it so easy to train my Clematis. It will look beautiful.
Posted By: Suzi
Location: Sandwich , MA United States
Can't wait for spring to come so I can put out the trellises & start plants to grow.
Posted By: Jean
Location: HUTCHINSON, KS United States
Too late in the season for official review, but installation was easy. I did spray paint the trellis cover to match our gutter downspouts. Anxious to see how clematis "climbs" its new home next spring!
Posted By: Deniece Burns
Location: Loomis, CA United States
Great product. Still waiting for flowers I planted to bloom to really see how they'll look, but I think they'll be exactly as I wanted. Thank you!
Posted By: Susan Evitt Smith
Location: Burleson, TX United States
This was exactly what I was looking for! Now I just need that vine to grow!
Posted By: Susan K. Levy
Location: Oakland, CA United States
I bought a set and they worked so well I bought a second set. My thunbergia is trailing more and more everyday. The red morning glory is also growing at warp speed.
So happy a friend had the trellis' and gave me Kinsman's website. The trellis' go over a cement porch wall and are just perfect. Love my humming bird feeder too.
Posted By: Marieann Sieroslawski
Location: MOUNT PROSPECT, IL United States
This trellis is perfect for the downspout next to my porch. No holes to put into the mortar.
Posted By: Janet Crumly
Location: McCordsville , IN United States
We love these so much we have them on all five downspouts and two light poles. We painted them white to match the downspouts. My clematis look awesome on these. Highly recommend!
Posted By: JoAnn Carlson
Location: Minnetonka, MN United States
I Had a problem - how can I train a vine to grow up the side posts of a new Arbor in my garden? It was solved by using a gutter trellis around one side of the post. I did not even need to use screws to attach, just the "zip ties" that were provided!
Posted By: Susan Levy
I am using the Downspout Cover Trellis along the concrete top of our porch wall. I saw the trellis at a neighbor's apartment in our Senior Living complex.
I have one plant happily growing along one trellis and plan to buy more creeping plants to utilize the other trellises. Wish I had purchased several years ago.
Posted By: Deena
Location: Cameron Park, CA United States
Really worked well, very sturdy. Only flaw was lacking attachment pieces, reason for 4 out of 5 rating.
Posted By: Maggie Hutto
Location: Cordova, TN United States
I've looked at so many options! Was thrilled to finally find this unique way to support vines for good! We have put up two So far and they look great. Not noticeable! Can't wait to put up third one!!
Posted By: Anjie
Location: Spokane, WA United States
I have multiple clematis vines that a prior owner planted near pergola posts. They had tried to tie them around the structure for support. Looking for a solution I ordered these and have attached them to 6 posts now to provide a structure for them to grown around. They are thriving!! I wish I could upload photos to show the before and after as it is quite dramatic! Last summer before these they kept falling over in a huge bundle, now for the first time they have already reached the top of he pergola and hopefully will provide a beautiful canopy by the end of summer!
Posted By: Laurie Watson
Location: Taftville, CT United States
These downspout trellises are perfect and look great. I have purchased them more than once and probably will again in the future!
Posted By: Marjorie Larsen
Location: Roseburg, OR United States
Well made, easy to install, good price
Posted By: Amy Morgan
Location: Hoover, AL United States
I have a lantern on a pole in my front yard and wanted clematis growing up it. I looked everywhere for something to help me make this happen and finally found this product. What's cool about it is you don't pay attention to the trellis and I set it up so mine goes around the pole. Right now my vine is small so I only need the trellis to be small. But once it's ready I will attach the next trellis section on top and let the vine keep going. I love it!
Posted By: Donna
Location: Wells, ME United States
Used it around a birdhouse pole for a clematis.
Posted By: DEBORAH Rawson
Location: Stockton, CA United States
My clematis looks so pretty on it and it is very sturdy.
Posted By: Wendy Cirimele
Location: Placerville , CA United States
Great product. Enought for two gutters at a good price
Posted By: Elizabeth Sigler
Location: McDonough, GA United States
I had one at the house I sold. I needed one for this new to us house. They are great for Climatis to climb on. It makes the Climatis stand out. Love it!
Posted By: SUSAN JEAN
Location: PORT SAINT JOE, FL United States
Put my bougainvillea on this around a 6" post. Will see how it does, but sure looks as though it's going to be just right! Have a pic, but can't seem to get it to copy to this.
Posted By: Ellie Cruz
Location: Woodsboro , MD United States
I love the downspout trellis! It is super easy to install and looks beautiful as my climbers grow. I have them on my mailbox post, and downspouts on my porches and garage!
Posted By: Victoria Fuller
Location: Seaside , OR United States
With some stainless steel screws attaching the frames to our posts, I am hopeful that these frames will hold up my Princess Diana clematis. We live at the Oregon coast where everything metal rusts remarkably quickly so will keep you posted on how these frames hold up.
Posted By: Char Newman
Location: Au Sable Forks, NY United States
I use these to cover young starts like tomato, chard, radish to protect from critters. Love these!
Posted By: Brenda
Location: Hampton, NH United States
I could not wait for the Downspout Trellis Covers to arrive. Sadly, I do not know what type of downspout they are designed for, but they are dramatically larger than the area around my downspouts and can not be attached in any of the areas I was hoping to use them.
Posted By: Diane Jamieson
Location: Winterville, NC United States
Was looking for a product that would allow me to put a Vine around my lamp post. this product works perfectly
Was looking for a product that would allow me to put a Vine around my lamp post this product works perfectly
Posted By: Louisa Garrison
Location: Boston, MA United States
This is a wonderful way to mask a downspout. My Clematis has immediately taken to it and is a welcome addition to a garden right next to our front door.
Posted By: alan
Location: eaton, OH United States
Posted By: Janet Williamson
Location: Centennial, CO United States
I bought two of these to cover my front porch posts so my clematis could climb up them. They worked like a dream. Wonderful product that I highly recommend.
Posted By: Elizabeth Woodard
Location: Drayden, MD United States
Saw this product with blooming clematis at a home nearby. I will be planting soon too.
Posted By: Kim
Location: Reston, VA United States
My clematis is loving it. Can't wait til it's filled in. It's going to look beautiful.
Posted By: Kimberly I Chatfield
Location: Chicago, IL United States
These worked great for covering our downspout. The clematis is growing well on it already. Delivered fast, packaged well, instructions easy to follow. Just wish the long zip ties had been a tad longer, since that would have made installation a bit easier.
Posted By: Marge Beaver
Location: Norton Shores, MI United States
This trellis is very well made and will look wonderful when my Clematis grows up to cover my downspout. I highly recommend it!
Posted By: Ava Barbour
Location: Cairo, NY United States
These semicircular trellises are perfect for covering a downspout with beautiful clematis or other climbing vines.
Posted By: Lady Mayflower
The description didn't include the width for anchoring to the exterior wall; it was too wide. The cover itself was good quality. It was $14.00 USPS to return the cover since Kinsman Company doesn't cover return shipping costs. It's suggested that the product description includes the width for exterior wall installation.
Posted By: Connie
Location: Elkton, VA United States
Although we have not had time to put the trellis up yet we have thoroughly inspected it and it appears to be a great and sturdy product. I hope to get it up soon I can't wait to see my new Clematis growing beautifully up my downspout !!
Posted By: John schott
Location: Vancouver, WA United States
Exactly what I wanted trellis is mount on our posts that hold up our patio cover and the pot at the bottom of the post and the trellises run-up the post to hold my Cardinal Vine
Posted By: Lisa
Location: St Petersburg, FL United States
I am using this as a support around an outdoor lamppost. The set includes some hardware but I had to order an additional set of zip ties from another retailer. It is so easy to assemble that I am going to order a couple more sets, look for some shade-loving plants, and set up the trellises on some downspouts.
Posted By: David J Campbell
Location: Saint Michael, MN United States
Love the Idea, & are Decent quality. I needed longer cable ties for Mine however they worked great, also I painted mine white to match my Home & to prevent Future Rust.
Customer Service By Diane at Kinsman Co was exemplary, I would have ordered elsewhere but customer service sold me Thank You for the Great product
Posted By: KCurl
Location: Asheville, NC United States
The downspout trellis fits nicely around a light post and is unobtrusive except for the cheap white plastic fasteners. Similar to handcuff straps (not that I would know from experience!) they are difficult to manage and stand out like sore thumbs. I quickly reached for my green twist ties and was able to put this thing together in about 5 minutes. Now it's sturdy AND unobtrusive
Posted By: Linda Deurer
Location: Slatington , PA United States
Works great. Clematis is happily climbing to the top!
Posted By: Susan Harper
Location: Fort Worth, TX United States
I have an old gaslight pole I'm using these to cover so my clematis has something to grow on.
Posted By: Bruce Treiber
Location: Sea Cliff, NY United States
the installation process was easy but the connecting loop had to be bent a bit downward to be able to be connected with same screw and loop on lower piece. very happy with this product.
Posted By: Elizabeth Elliott
Location: Fort Collins, CO United States
This was ordered because we installed one like it last year and it has worked great.
Posted By: Jean S.
Location: Columbus, OH United States
These are supposed to be for downspouts but I have used 2 of them to help clematis up a wooden fence post. They are a great price and were easy to install, including the screws in the packet :-) jks
Posted By: Lynn D Shelley
Location: Baton Rouge, LA United States
I'm sure my purchase will be put to good use but due to storm damage, at least one of the downspouts is no more. I have vines waiting as soon as it is replaced.
Posted By: Steve Hecker
Location: DeWitt, MI United States
A great idea, and a quality product, Easily installed, the only issue is waiting now for the vine to grow!
Posted By: Nancy
Location: Barrington, RI United States
Used this for clematis growing up lamp post in driveway. So easy to install
Posted By: Everett DeHart
Location: Jackson, OH United States
The trellis is of excellent construction. We're going to enjoy watching clematis climb it.
Posted By: Heidi
Location: CA United States
I purchased the downspout trellis. the product was easy to install and very decorative.
Posted By: Ruth Stuhr
Location: Rockford, IL United States
Kinsman's product are always practical and attractive .
Posted By: Aliza
Location: Smyrna, GA United States
These are very easy to install using cable ties. Note that they have to be bigger than your downspout to leave room for the plants to twine around them. I bought some slightly longer cable ties to make it easier slide one end through the other. My Sweet Autumn clematis is already up to the fourth section. I'm back buying more!
Posted By: darnelle
Location: chicago, IL United States
I anchored downspout trellis against my chain link fence posts for moon flower vines and clematis, works very well
Posted By: Lynn Halle
Location: North Providence, RI United States
Had I know that I would not have ordered them. From the picture it looked like the fit tightly around the downspout. They are at least 1 inch wider than my downspout. I returned them.
***** There are two options for attaching the Downspout Cover Trellis. One is to use the included hardware to affix to your house, and the second option is to use the cable ties that are also supplied. *****
Posted By: Reehaw
Location: Fowler, IN United States
Easy to install & look great. I love clematis and now I don't have to have a trellis against the side of my house. This is an ingenious way to brighten corners and hide very plain downspouts!
Posted By: Shannon
Location: Metropolis, IL United States
Super unique idea and it works like a charm!! My clematis love it!!
Posted By: Ann
Location: Harlingen, TX United States
I bought one about ten years ago but used it on a pergola support pole. It is still doing well in our area where everything rusts away and the vines trail up to the pergola roof. So I bought more to put on the porch posts.
Posted By: Tina McIvor
Location: Defiance, MO United States
Makes the morning glory spread out and grow much thicker and healthier.
Posted By: mildred wells
Location: franklin, NC United States
I'm excited to have the trellis up and the clematis planted. This is going to be a great addition to my garden,
Posted By: Jessica
Location: Xenia, OH United States
Perfect for my clematis
Posted By: James Jernigan
Location: Spring, TX United States
What a great product! We liked the first downspout trellis so much we ordered another!
Posted By: karen
Location: Syracuse, NY United States
I bought the downspout cover to use as a "cage" around a lampost for my fairly large clematis. It couldn't be easier to install and looks to be plenty sturdy to hold the plant. So far no issues with wind disturbing it either.
Posted By: Ann Isaac
Location: Sewickley, PA United States
Very pleased with downspout trellis. Excellent quality and easy to install. Looking forward to seeing the blooms climbing this summer.
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