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50 Modern Garden Design Ideas: 2015

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Repairs rotten, leaning fence posts where they stand. No digging, no need to dismantle the fence.

Pull up a post using a car jack and a short length of timber nailed on the side…

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10 Cheap but creative ideas for your garden 1

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How to Set Fence Posts That Won't Rot

How to Set Fence Posts That Won't Rot - soak in wood preservative containing copper napthanate. Place post on top of at least 6 inches of aggregate. Pour concrete so that it is above soil level. Trowel top smooth and slope so water runs away from post. Apply exterior latex caulk around base of post. Use heartwood which is dark & denser & more insect resistant, not sapwood which is lighter.

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A method of darning I've seen recently -- pick up stitches outside the overworn area, knit a little patch, and secure the top and sides!

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How to Set Fence Posts That Won't Rot

You could just char the posts in a fire and prevent it from ever rotting, charred wood does not rot.....faHow to Set Fence Posts That Won't Rot