I am wanting to build a heavy-duty wooden clothesline, but help with this is scanty on my internet searches, so I'm hoping the builders here on Ana's site might be able to help. This may seem like a ridiculous request--just slap some wood together in a "T" and screw in some eye hooks, right? But wet laundry is HEAVY. And wet down comforters are REALLY heavy.
What do I need to do to make sure this thing can stand up to wet laundry in a breeze? Anyone have one in their backyard they can look at and tell me how it's constructed?
You used to see clotheslines all over the place in backyards--it must be able to be done! I currently have a rickety metal one where both poles are slowly trying to meet in the middle. I want a sturdy, good looking wooden one.