How Do You Build A Rock Fence?
Rock fences (or dry stone walls as they are sometimes called) have been used for centuries all over the world. They are straightforward to build (although a lot of physical effort is required) since they are really piles of arranged stones and obviously will last for years. Their traditional appearance provides a unique way of defining property lines or gardens while using only natural elements. Another advantage of rock fences is that you can build them at any time of the year since there is no mortar required. Here’s how to build a rock fence. Consider starting small until you find out whether you want to commit the time and effort needed to build a rock fence. A rock wall around a garden or along a section of driveway will give you a chance to perfect your technique and determine if you are truly committed to your rock fence. Start by digging a shallow trench to form the base of your rock fence. Rock fences aren’t normally built any more than waist high, and many are only 1 to 2 fee