Building a Board on Board Fence with Louvered Top – 4 ft. Section

This plan for a board on board fence with a louvered top has gotten great feedback. Again, adjust to fir your specific needs, and don’t forget to read Howie’s Tips. He knows his stuff!

Building a Fully Louvered Fence - 4 ft. Section

Dimensions
FLEXfence board on board fence with louvered top – 4 ft. section

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Note
The drawings are to be used as a guide only.

Material Listing

  • 1/kit FLEXfence Cut the kit to 42″ (leave 3″ space from pre-punched holes on each end)
  • 2/pcs. – 4″ x 4″ x 84″
  • 9/pcs. – 1″ x 6″ x 21 ¼”
  • 10/pcs. – 1″ x 6″ x 45″
  • 5/pcs. – 2″ x 4″ x 46 ¼”
  • 1/pcs. – 2″ x 6″ x 68 ¼”
  • 2/pcs. – 1″ x 4″ x 64″
  • 2″ Spiral nails
  • Exterior grade carpenter’s glue

Tools Required

  • Pencil
  • Measuring Tape
  • #1 Robertson Screw Driver-Green Handle or (Philips Screw Driver)
  • #2 Robertson Screw Drive-Red Handle (Philips Screw Driver)
  • Hand Saw
  • Hammer
  • Chisel
  • Combination Square
  • Protective Eyewear
  • Level

 

Optional Tools

  • Drill with appropriate bits & counter sink bit
  • Router with decorative bits
  • Power saws – Mitre & Skill

Howie’s Tips

  1. When attaching the FLEXfence brackets onto the rails allow for the brackets to move freely (swivel). Do not over tighten!
  2. When sizing FLEXfence always cut the rails and operating bar with hand tools and never with power tools.
  3. Always wear protective goggles.

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