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MNBluestater 06-21-2012 08:32 PM

privacy fence
 
I put in a picket fence in which I bought 8 foot sections; when I put in some of the posts, I didn't leave room for error and ended up with too much space between posts, sometimes up to 2 to 3 inches to deal with. This was ok for the picket fence sections, but now I want to put up a vinyl privacy fence by sections. How do I manage this without pulling out the fence posts and starting from scratch :0(

Double 06-22-2012 08:41 AM

If you don't want to redo it, I would use a long wood to wood tie plate, or a couple short ones, one from each fence section to the post, to attach it all together.

Similar to this: http://www.lowes.com/ProductDisplay?...llow&cId=PDIO1

Then buy a an extra picket or two to mount over the top and hide them.

biggles 06-22-2012 11:33 AM

mount couplers on the exsisting post and slip the vinly horizontals pipe into the couplers and adjust then match the color you in

TheFenceGuy 07-15-2012 07:19 PM

Are your panels attached with brackets or do they fit into routered holes in the posts?


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