The solution is to use concrete posts and usually a concrete gravel board
at the base.
You need to build a raised bed to maybe 18 inches, any retaining gravel board
is fine, as long as it is well secured.
The post height must be the panel height (and gravel board
, see below) plus the amount to be secured into the ground - and you should plan on the latter being 45cm (18in).
You may need to dig some gravel away to fit the gravel board
The post height must be the total height of the panel, gravel board
(see below) and the amount to be secured into the ground - usually 18in (45cm).
Ideally you should have it on a replaceable gravel board
made of cheap timber or on a concrete gravel board
to stop it rotting.
Mr Harrison of Kitts Green is looking for a plastic gravel board
Use some gravel boards
to create some raised beds or get some grow bags to grow crops in.
can be used at the bottom if rabbits are a problem.
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AS A DIY-phobe, when it comes to fencing I might as well try my luck with an epee or a foil as try to fit wooden slats between concrete posts and gravel boards
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