[Greenbuilding] Fence posts--gravel or concrete

Steve T progressivepenguin at gmail.com
Mon May 9 14:52:35 PDT 2011


Well, 4 1/2 feet is the bare minimum you would want to go in order to
have 6 inches below the frost line.  There seems to be a debate about
whether the frost line is an issue, but I don't feel like coming back
and fixing it later (or ever).

On Mon, May 9, 2011 at 4:47 PM, Benjamin Pratt
<benjamin.g.pratt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Wow-- 5 foot holes! That will be a strong fence!
> Ben
>
>
>>We
>> will be using all gravel, in 5 foot holes with 6" of gravel at the
>> bottom before setting the post.  This U of M site has some very good
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> b e n j a m i n p r a t t
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> professor art+design
> the university of wisconsin stout
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