Hang a Thermometer Outdoors without Nails

Posted on Outdoor Furniture

Outdoor clock thermometer – One way to hang a clock thermometer outside is nailed to a wall or other surface. However, there are reasons why stick a clock thermometer in place is not always a good idea – as when the surface is metal or brick. When this is the case, you can hang the clock thermometer in a chain, or you can stick the clock thermometer in place with strong epoxy glue. Choose the method that best suits your situation and clock thermometer.

Draw the outline of the hole you want to drill on the outdoor clock thermometer so you can hang it from your desired location. Make sure the hole is not in the actual path of the clock thermometer or else the bit to break. Place the clock thermometer on a piece of wood block and hold it in place by hand. Drill a hole through the top of the clock thermometer to the desired size. Drilling in the block of wood to make a little pierce all the way through. Tie a piece of string or fishing line through the hole and hang from a hook, tree or other easily visible.

Apply the two parts of the band epoxy glue side by side in the center of the outdoor clock thermometer. Let the edges of the clear back. Mix the two parts of the epoxy adhesive with a piece of scrap wood. This will help keep the clock thermometer to the side of the structure or wall while the epoxy glue dries. Press the clock thermometer on the wall.