Questions about: fence

I am fencing in my back yard ('dog-ear' wooden picket fence) and am planning to make a large gate, say 10 ft wide, so that vehicles will be able to access the back yard if need be. Specifically the fencing I will be buying is this. The gate itself wi
Adding a roof over a concrete porch is a way to enhance the outdoor sitting area. Whether that structure is fully enclosed or a basic roof covering, it will need some type of vertical posts for support. Using a metal bracket that is mechanically conn
Depends on frost depth, height, and strength requirements of fence. We generally drill 8" holes for a 3. 5" square post 6" below frost depth or 30" deep in our area
I'm looking for a saw to complete my fencing project. I was using a circular saw to cut the fence rails but it went for a walk, if you know what I mean. I'm now wondering if a jigsaw would be a worth getting instead of another circular saw because I
This fence was built with angled boards. The guy who did it said that would help with wind resistance. The fence is about 90 feet long, and the part of it down the fence line gets hit pretty hard when there are heavy winds
Sorry. No, it will not stick, and if you use quick-rite, it will end up chipping sooner rather than later. Long answer
If you live near a busy street or have a neighbor with a barking dog, you know that outside noises can be disruptive to the peaceful environment of your home or yard. While no yard is soundproof, a privacy fence can block and reduce the noises that b
The only thing more time consuming than installing a new fence is removing an old one. Getting the old posts out of the ground can be a real pain without some old farm tricks like this one. With nothing more than a few feet of chain and an old tire y
Shadowbox fencing, also known as good neighbour fencing, presents a good face on both sides. Unlike typical stockade privacy fence panels, shadowbox panels are identical on both sides. When mounted between posts, they present an attractive face to ne
The proper way is to mix the concrete in a mixer with the correct amount of water. You will get the best, most durable concrete with the highest strength. You can eventually get the concrete to cure by relying on exterior moisture, but it wll take a