How to Make a Spooky Halloween Yard Sign

Give your trick-or-treaters a wicked welcome by creating your own spooky Halloween yard sign.

You will need

  • Black paint
  • 5 scrap wood boards
  • Varnish
  • 6-ft. wood stake
  • 10 screws
  • Screwdriver
  • Spotlight (optional)

Step 1 Paint scrap boards Paint Halloween sayings on the scrap boards such as “Beware,” “Come in for a bite,” or “Enter if you dare.”

Step 2 Apply varnish Apply a coat of varnish once the paint has dried to preserve the wood.

Step 3 Attach the boards Attach the boards to the stake.

Step 4 Stick the sign in ground Stick the sign in the ground where everyone can see it. Illuminate the sign with a spotlight if desired. Happy haunting!