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How to Install Wooden Fence Panels

By: Danny Lipford

To attach preassembled fence panels to fence posts:

  • Make sure the panels are positioned at the proper height on the posts so the fence rails (stringers) align with the posts and the fence is level and straight.
  • Attach the rails to the posts using two #10 hot dipped galvanized casing nails per rail. A nail gun can also be used if corrosion resistant nails are used.
  • Support the back of each post with a sledge hammer or other heavy object to keep the post steady while nailing the rails.

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  • SUSAN PRUET Says:
    May 16th, 2017 at 5:04 pm

    NEED TO KNOW, WHEN INSTALLING THE PANELS, DO THE PLANKS/BOARDS/PICKETS GO ON THE OUTSIDE OR FACE THE INSIDE LEAVING THE UGLY SIDE FOR THE NEIGHBORS TO ENDURE??


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How to Install Wooden Fence Panels