Building a Louvered Fence – 4 ft. Section

This plan for building a fully louvered fence is our most popular. In case you missed it, we also have a plan for a louvered gate. For more insights, don’t forget to read Howie’s Tips at the bottom of the page.

Building a Fully Louvered Fence - 4 ft. Section

Dimensions
FLEXfence fully louvered fence – 4 ft. section

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

Material Listing

  • 2/kit FLEXfence For 1 kit cut track into 2 sections measuring 22″ each.
    (leave 3″ space from pre-punched holes on each end)
  • 2/pcs. – 4″ x 4″ x 78″
  • 11/pcs. – 1″ x 6″ x 40 ½”
  • 10/pcs. – 1″ x 6″ x 21″
  • 3/pcs. – 2″ x 4″ x 47 ¼”
  • 1/pcs. – 2″ x 4″ x 22″
  • 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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