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that backyard fence you’ve been meaning to install is suddenly a priority this summer. the great news is that it’s a fairly strhtforward process even for a beginner weekend diyer, with one exception: that tricky spot where the fence meets the house.
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next, cut off the upper corners of the 1x6 fence boards at a 45-degree angle to create the dog ear 3/4 design shown. fasten the 1x6s to the 2x4 rails with 6d galvanized nails. with the basic fence in place, cut the 1/2x1/2-inch grooves for the lattice panels into the 2x4s.
is the appearance of a fence subject to regulation? local fencing laws guide fence requirements, such as the height of a fence, how far an owner must set back a fence, the use of prohibited material, the maintenance of a fence, and dangerous fences. subdivision cc&rs, however, often have provisions that regulate the appearance of fences.
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if you mean concrete posts and wooden gravel posts then i would stick to concrete on the house as well. with mine, we have a side gate with a short fence and the neighbour's gate but the same as having a house there. concrete fence posts have holes drilled through so you could bolt it to the wall but i just dug a hole as normal.
there is one point where the (vinyl) fence meets the corner of my house. the contractor was able to place the 4x4 post within 2" of the house. it took him quite a while to dig the hole for it since there was poured concrete around the foundation. it is do-able! my house has vinyl siding, but the post does not attach to it in any way.
omar j. gonzalez, accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the white house carrying a knife, makes first court appearance