How to Make a Giant Wall Clock

Decorating a home can be a fun and exciting project, but it can also get expensive very quickly. To save money, try making your own giant wall clock. A decorative giant Wall Clock is cheap to make and it will change the look of your entire room when you hang it up.


• Visit a craft store and buy a wrought iron bell kit, a set that includes hands of a clock installed a small engine with a space for a battery. Buy the right battery for the clock kit too.Make sure the clock kit contains the correct screws for installation. Buy large wrought iron numbers one through 12, at least 2 inches long each, to match the clock kit.

• Select the location on your wall where you want to install your giant wall clock (see Pencil Mark on the exact location you want the center of the clock to be. Measure horizontally a foot from the ground to the left and make another mark. Measuring a second time horizontally a foot from the ground, except to the right measure. Start from the floor, measure the distance to each of the last two pencil marks to determine if they are the same height from the ground.Apply proper wrought iron numbers and each mark with screws and your screwdriver.

• Measure vertically one foot up from the center of the pencil mark and make another mark with your pencil. Repeat this step a foot down from the center ground too. Installing the correct wrought iron numbers for each mark, placing 12 on the top and 6 bottom. Measuring the rest of marking a foot from the center point and place marks for each number. Affix the remaining wrought iron number.

• Read the instructions on the clock kit and use your screwdriver and screws provided with the kit to install hands and motor directly to the pencil mark on your wall. Step back and look at the clock in the distance. Make sure it looks right, and even use your level to make some adjustments.