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Project 1: Garden Fence Two ways to brighten your fences and keep curious critters at bay. Here's what you need: * Materials: 4x8 preassembled wood fence panel * 4x4 fence post * 1x4 lumber, 8-foot * 1x1 furring strips * Metal post holders * Deck screws * 25-...
Deer-proof vegetable garden A graceful, tall fence keeps deer out of this edible garden in the country. When you garden in deer country, growing vegetables can be a real challenge. To keep out high-jumping deer, many gardeners surround their crops with tall fences that have the look of a maximum-security prison.
If we ever do get around to moving to a bigger property, this is exactly what we're dreaming of. No overhanging evergreen trees, no neighbors spraying herbicides and pesticides, no steep slope. I hope this dream comes true, someday!