how to build your own fence panels

3) can be bought from Wickes in kit form, with each kit containing sufficient timber to make a 1.753m (5ft 9in) long run, just 91.4cm (3ft) high. A matching, 86.4cm (2ft 10in) wide gate is also available. For instructions on making and erecting your fence. Skill level required If you are building a fence with ready-made panels, 

Fence materials range from metal and wood to vinyl and wood-plastic composites. For an easy-to-build fence, you might consider using pre-assembled panels, which can dramatically reduce building time. However, if your yard is sloped, then to keep the panel tops level you'll have to stagger the panel 

These ideas will save you a ton of time, headaches and money by ensuring your DIY fence is done right the first time. By the DIY experts of The Family to support the weight of each fence panel. Scrimp on horizontal material and you may wind up with panels that sag even if they span less than 8 ft. between each post.

You'll want to dig the holes about 2 1/2 to 3 feet deep for a 6 foot tall fence. You'll find posts available in both 8 foot and 10 foot lengths. I'd recommend talking to a local contractor to see how deep they'd recommend digging fence posts in your part of the country. Frost levels and soil type can make a difference.

Cedar Fence. How to build fences! Free DIY tutorial to save half the cost of fence panels! You know we've been spending the last couple weeks taking care of some loose ends on massive project number #1 (aka our DIY house) that got put on hold when . Here's the step by step plans so you can build your own fence!