With Halloween quickly approaching it’s time to get all your scary props ready to go. A giant Grim Reaper in your doorway is just what you need to spook the neighbors, or perhaps a ghost popping up will give them a good fright. For those of you that really want to get creative, learn how to make an animatronic gravedigger. Get these tutorials and more in these 10 Terrifying DIY Props for Your Haunted House…
Bubbling Blood Bath 1 of 10Build a bubbling blood bath in your yard.
Find out more at Instructables.
Shrunken Head 2 of 10Freak your friends out with a few shrunken heads.
Find out more at Brad Blog Speed.
Bloody Skull Candles 3 of 10Make it appear as though blood is oozing from their skulls.
Find out more at Skeleton Foundry.
Gravedigger Animatronic 4 of 10For those of you that are brave enough to handle animatronics.
Check it out at Davis Graveyard.
Acid Bath Monster 5 of 10Build a scary monster emerging from the acid bath.
Find out more at Yard Haunt.
Pop Up Creature of the Night 6 of 10These always get me.
Find out how to make your own at Instructables.
Hologram Illusion 7 of 10Create a skeleton skull hologram to talk to your guests.
Spotted at Instructables.
The Ring 8 of 10Rebuild The Ring set in your yard.
Find out more at Lothars Lair.
The Grim Reeper 9 of 10Get the inside scoop on how to build this haunted reaper.
Find out more at Halloween Forum.
The Grim Reeper 10 of 10This is one of the freakiest props I've seen and it's only a doll spray painted white.
Spotted at Media Cache.
Photo credits: 1) DIYDragon, 2) Brad Blog Speed, 3) Skeleton Foundry, 4) Davis Graveyard, 5) Yard Haunt, 6) Back Roads via Instructables.com, 7) NK5 via Instructables.com, 8) Lothar’s Lair, 9) jimmyzdc via HalloweenForum.com, 10) Sabine Krauss/ #binchen76 via Pinterest.com
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