How far apart should you set fence posts?

Answer When spacing fence posts, there should be 6 to 8 feet between the posts. One factor influencing spacing is post size. If you're using 4-by-4 posts, space them 6 feet apart; if you're using 4-by-6... Read More »

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How far apart should fence posts be for a 4-foot wire fence?

The optimal spacing for fence posts when installing a 4-foot wire fence is between 8 and 12 feet depending on the heaviness of the wire. If using a large amount of wire for fencing, install the fen... Read More »

How far apart should fence posts be set on a 6'wood fence?

When installing a 6 foot wood fence, the posts should be installed 6 feet apart to insure the stability of the fence. Setting at least the end and corner posts in concrete will ensure durability.Re... Read More »

You are constructing a chain link fence you have a 4 feet gate how far apart do you place the posts for the gate?

AnswerIt is not an exact science. When I built mine I measured from where the post would be sitting on the hinge side to where I needed the post to sit so that the gate closer would hit it right. T... Read More »

Should I Set My Fence Posts in Gravel or Concrete?

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