On which side of a fence should you place posts?

Answer On One Hand: Residential FencesFences in residential areas, such as neighborhoods and subdivisions, must be built to code. Always check with city officials before building a fence to be sure you ar... Read More »

Top Q&A For: On which side of a fence should you place posts

Do I install my fence posts on my side or my neighbors?

It's common practice to install fence posts on the homeowner's side of the yard. This is so people looking at the fence will only see the slats and not what helps keep it up. Alternatively, you can... 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 »

I Live in row of houses,fence each side of gaeden,dispute with neighbour which side of fence belongs to whom?

if the posts are on your side, it's your fence.If there is a dispute, get the measuring tape out. Sometimes the front of the fence will be EXACTLY on the boundary line. In other words , the entire ... Read More »

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 »