Learn how to install, remove and repair fences with these how-to articles and tips.
How to Renew Wooden Fences
Make a gray, sagging wood fence look new again. With a few simple repairs, a thorough wash with a power washer, and a nourishing coat of oil stain your fence will look almost like it did the day it was built.
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Build a Privacy Fence
This article will help you avoid major pitfalls and costly mistakes when you're planning and installing a privacy fence. We'll show you the tricks and techniques that pros use to get a beautiful fence that'll meet your needs and fit your landscape. These ideas will save you a ton of time, headaches and money by ensuring your DIY fence is done right the first time.
Fence Post Repair
Remove a rotten fence post quickly and easily with a shovel and sledge.
How to Dig a Hole: Pro Tips
Dig postholes faster and easier and position them more accurately using this step-by-step guide. It includes many labor-saving tips.
Installing a Vinyl Fence
Vinyl fences come either panelized or as board-and-rail systems. Like wood fences, they look great as long as you set the posts plumb and in a straight line. Here's how.
Construct a Custom Fence and Gate
This article tells how to build a durable, good-looking fence, from start to finish. We designed it to be strong, using sandwich construction, and yet easy to assemble. It looks good on both sides, so that it'll complement your home and the neighborhood and not be an eyesore.
How to Build a Chain Link Kennel for Your Dog
Follow these guidelines for building an outdoor dog kennel, including expert advice on kennel size, fencing materials, flooring, the dog house and other topics.
Replace a Section of Split Rail Fence
To replace a rail in a split rail fence you have to first dig out a post so you can slip in the new rail. We show you how.