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Old 05-01-2013, 01:57 PM   #16
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Aesthetically pleasing will be a challenge. The top horizontal support should have been about 8 inched down from the top. If the pickets are left unrestrained, they are really going to get pretty bad. I guess you could splice a piece of 4 x 4 to the top of the existing posts with another 2 x 4 sistered to the face of the existing posts, then add another horizontal support. That might be the easiest approach.

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Old 05-01-2013, 06:02 PM   #17
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Aesthetically pleasing will be a challenge. The top horizontal support should have been about 8 inched down from the top. If the pickets are left unrestrained, they are really going to get pretty bad. I guess you could splice a piece of 4 x 4 to the top of the existing posts with another 2 x 4 sistered to the face of the existing posts, then add another horizontal support. That might be the easiest approach.
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