build a wood fence with a strongback t rail

in this video i explain how to easily and quickly build a wooden fence using treated posts and cedar pickets where the rails don't sag. i show you a little bit about the structure, tell you what tools you'll need, and show you how to put it together. i use a strongback t-structure with treated 2x4s for the top rail. Free Sample

how to build a wooden fence structure explained. using & strongback t-structure with treated 2x4s as top rail adds loads of strength in all directions and eliminates fence sag. avoids water trapping and consequent wood rot by using upright design and face nailing fence boards, cedar 1x6 pickets, and . Free Sample

once the rails are in place, add the fence boards. keep them about 3/4-inch off the ground so they don't attract moisture and rot, and be sure they are level with the posts on top. nail them in with the framing nailer about 3/16 to 1/4-inch apart. you may need to use a table saw to cut down a board to fit the last space. Free Sample

you can choose from dozens of styles, including linear post-and-rail and crisscrossing lattice, as well as myriad picket patterns and post-cap designs. and you can . six-foot privacy fencing: about $4 to $100. diy or hire a pro? are you an accomplished diyer with a strong back, a yen to dig, and plenty of time? go for it! Free Sample

learn how to build a fence in this home depot guide, including picket and panel designs.of these fence types to watch a video detailing the building processes for each: panel fence, traditional picket fence, vinyl fence, horizontal fence and split rail fence.make sure you won't be interfering with utility hotlines or pipes. Free Sample