An old balcony is not a reason to abandon decorative solutions. If you are afraid that the load on the balcony slab will increase and an emergency situation may arise, adopt a few tricks. For example, shift the load from the floor to the wall, put the pots on the windowsill, or simply rely on light types of plants: loaches, succulents, and so on.

one Bet on vines

Climbing plants have several advantages. They are light, and if they actively curl, they can immediately green a large area.

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With the help of a couple of vines, you can decorate a green wall if you fix the shoots vertically. It is also easy to decorate a balcony lattice with them, creating the illusion of a hedge. Or place the plants in the classic way: so that they just hang down.

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2 Install grate

A special wooden trellis is usually installed for climbing plants that need support for a more aesthetic appearance.

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With the help of supports equipped on the wall, you will reduce the load on the floor of the balcony and be able to create a beautiful composition. Both loaches and small pots with other colors can be fixed on the lattice — together they will look like a panel.

3 Hang the pot on the wall

You can do without a pergola and hang the plants directly on the wall. This way you can also avoid unnecessary load on the floor.

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In this case, it is better to choose a planter in the same style. If the flowers are small, they should be placed more closely, and large or climbing plants should be hung at a distance from each other.

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four Avoid massive plants

To reduce the load on the floors, it is worth choosing plants that are more compact and lighter in weight.

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These include low varieties of cacti and succulents, as well as small bushes, such as violets, chlorophytums. Plant pots can be placed in a group on a stand. Or arrange one by one: one — on the windowsill, the other — on the table, if there is one. Also, a couple of flowers can be fixed in a hanging planter on the fence.

5 Use the window sill from the balcony

Another convenient surface on which you can put flowers is the window sill from the side of the balcony. There is not much space on it, but it is quite enough for small pots with violets, cacti, succulents.

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This method will not overload the balcony, because the weight will be distributed along the load-bearing wall of the building. If desired, even large plants can be placed on the windowsill, but be prepared for the fact that they will block the light.

6 Put the planter on a hanging rack

The rack is a rather heavy structure, it will not be possible to put it on every balcony. But you can choose a model that is additionally attached to the wall. In this way, it partially shifts the weight onto the wall without overloading the balcony slab.

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This design is a great way to organize a small space. You can arrange storage or a green area on it: arrange planters with flowers.

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