How Do You Build A Driveway Gate For A Fence?
Anyone can build a driveway gate for a fence. All it takes is a plan, materials, and some time. Most stores that sell treated lumber for a driveway gate also sell plans. Following these plans are simple and the lumber store will be happy to sell you all the materials you will need. However, there are a few things that you must recognize about the process of building a driveway gate before you begin. Follow these steps: Select a design for your driveway gate. Simple straight across slat plans are the easiest. The more curves and designs in your plan the longer it will take to build and the more chances that you might make a mistake. Most lumber yards or hardware stores where you buy wood for your gate will also sell plans for about $20. Be sure that you pick one that is within your abilities. Carefully measure the opening for your driveway gate. Use a tape measure and record the distance between the gate posts and the height of the gate. Remember to consider the height of the existing f