Give your DIY project a finishing touch with this authentic lighthouse top assembly. The entire top is made of powder-coated cast aluminum to withstand the elements. The windows are made of real glass and have metal grills. The roof removes easily with two thumb screws, so you can access your beacon or light. The lighthouse top fits over any standard junction box or bulb base. Two mounting holes make it easy to attach to the top of your lighthouse. Makes a great replacement top for older or weathered lawn lighthouses. Can also be used when making lamps or other projects.
Building a lawn lighthouse is a fun and rewarding project. There are countless styles of lighthouses along the world coasts and many DIY enthusiasts enjoy the challenge of building a lighthouse replica for their yard. With so many color options available, you can build a lighthouse that looks just like the original or design one with your own color theme. Most exterior lighthouses that you see in people’s yards look like the typical Amish style lighthouse. They have six sides and a gazebo style roof with windows. But do a search online and you’ll see that lighthouses come in many different shapes and designs. It’s up to you what style you like. An Amish style lighthouse can be a challenge to make just because of the angles involved. There are lots of lighthouse plans available that take the guesswork out of it. The lighthouse top is probably the most difficult part to build, as it has to look authentic while protecting your light or beacon from the elements. Chesapeakecrafts has made this part of your project easy by offering a completely assembled and weatherproof top so you can focus on building and painting the lighthouse body, without having to try and figure out the top and windows. We also offerparts and accessories for your lighthouse such as windows, doors, and beacons.