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How to Fix Chicken Wire to Different Posts & Materials

Below you will find instructions on how to attach chicken wire to different posts and materials.

OVERVIEW

  • Estimated Completion Time: Depends on the amount and size of the posts
  • Experience Required: Low
  • Tools Required: Hammer
  • Materials Required: Chicken Wire, Staples, Cable ties, Pegs

WOOD OR WOODEN POSTS

  • The fence needs to be able to move on impact and temperature changes.

 

METAL BARS OR POSTS

  • Use cable ties to attach the mesh to the metal posts.
  • You can cut off the excess plastic after the cable ties are in place.

 

SOIL

  • Take some pegs and push them into the ground, making sure that the hook catches the bottom of the mesh hole.
  • Place the pegs at even distances of about 60 centimeters apart.

 

EXISTING CHICKEN WIRE

  • You can lengthen an existing section of chicken wire by placing another section on top.
  • Use cable ties to join the overlapping sections.
  • You can cut off the excess plastic for an even finish.

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Kriszta Voniga

Kriszta is a creative problem solver, who likes to find out and share easy solutions for seemingly hard tasks, especially when it comes to fencing.