Fence Building Tips

How To Install A Vinyl, Wood, or Iron Fence

For all you DIYers out there, Butte Fence is here to help you install your own fence. Please let us know how we can help with securing your materials or if you need more detailed tips and professional advice. Installing any fence is a two-person job that requires multiple days to complete.

What you Need

Required Tools 

Have the necessary tools for installing a vinyl fence project lined up before you start.

  • Circular saw
  • Clamps
  • Cordless drill
  • Drill bit set
  • Framing square
  • Hammer
  • Jigsaw
  • Level
  • Line level
  • Miter saw
  • Posthole digger
  • Safety glasses
  • Spade
  • Tape measure
  • Wheelbarrow

Required Materials

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here’s a list.

  • Concrete
  • Gate hardware
  • Mason’s string
  • PVC cement
  • Fence material


Vinyl Fence

Wood Fence

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