Wood Privacy Fence – Logan Square

Fence Installation

What we did

This brand new Chicago fence will add privacy and safety for the large backyard. A typical fence installation involves setting fence posts about six to eight feet apart. The end posts are set first and a guideline stretches between posts to align all the posts in between.

For this project the posts were set using a concrete pack on top of two shovels full of gravel in the hole will also set the post. All wood fence posts are about buried about 1/3 of their total length in the ground.

A wood preservative is painted on the section of post that is underground to protect the wood. A grooved joint is used to add rails to the fence posts and a simple board fence is constructed.

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