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How To Dig a Post Hole Using a Power Auger

Got some post holes to dig for a fence, foundation or mailbox? Learning how to use a power auger can really speed things up. Here's how.

With Just a Few Supplies From Dollar Tree, You Can DIY This Headboard

Who knew your latest bedroom upgrade came from the gardening aisle?

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10 Common Things a Homeowner Can Be Fined For

Here's a look at things that can lead to sometimes hefty fines, depending on local laws and covenants, along with...

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Setting Cedar Fence Posts That Won’t Rot

Keep moisture and insects from destroying your cedar fence posts.

20 Bad Spring Yard Work Habits You Need to Stop Doing

It's been a long winter and you're ready to start some yard work. But before you grab that rake or...

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A How-To Guide for Fence Restoration

Shabby to handsome in three easy steps

How to Build a DIY Chain Link Dog Kennel

Find the best size, fencing, flooring and housing for your dog with these dog kennel plans

Maintenance-Free Fencing

Weigh your options and select the best fence for your yard

Installing a Vinyl Fence

Set the posts right and the rest is easy

Replace a Section of Split Rail Fence

To remove a rail, first dig out a post.

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How to Build a Fence Gate

In this article, we'll show you how to build a fantastic fence and how to build a gate, too!

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How to Dig a Hole: Pro Tips

The easiest and most accurate way to dig postholes

How to Remove a Rotted Fence Post and Set a New One

Need to remove and repair a fence post? Here's how.

The Best Fence Post Removal Trick

Stop going crazy over how to remove fence posts

Deck Privacy Fence

A quiet and private space is only a weekend away with a deck privacy screen

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How to Build a Privacy Fence

Tips for planning, designing and constructing a wood privacy fence.

Fence-Straddling Push Stick

Cut a hole for a dowel handle in the top of the push stick to keep your hand safely away...

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How to Build a Privacy Screen on Your Patio

This wooden privacy screen works as a fence-like barrier between your patio or deck and your neighbors.

How to Repair a Chain Link Fence

Save money with this simple DIY repair

The Best Drill Press Jigs

These two simple jigs will help you work faster and more accurately

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How to Use a Table Saw: Cross Cutting

An accurate miter gauge and fence and basic wood jigs are the key to perfect table saw cuts.

Entrance Gates: Replacement Tips

How to create a sturdy gate for your fence.