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I know Terra uses that wooden fencing from Lowe's that rolls up. I think the fence pieces are about two feet tall and connected by wire. If you look at pics of her awesome cemetery, you'll see it.
I tried to find a pic of it on the Lowe's web site, but couldn't find it.
That's what I started using a couple years ago and it's awesome! The slats on the end of the rolls slide out of the wire easily, but you can fix that with a few staples. After set-up I walked around with some watered-down black exterior paint, slapped it on with a paintbrush-on-a-stick, and hit it lightly with the hose. Instant weathering!

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Just curious, for those who have tried this fence. Would finials with a 1" base work better vs. the 3/4" where you have to heat the ends? Or would they be too loose or look awkward?
 

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I know Terra uses that wooden fencing from Lowe's that rolls up. I think the fence pieces are about two feet tall and connected by wire. If you look at pics of her awesome cemetery, you'll see it.
I tried to find a pic of it on the Lowe's web site, but couldn't find it.
That's what I started using a couple years ago and it's awesome! The slats on the end of the rolls slide out of the wire easily, but you can fix that with a few staples. After set-up I walked around with some watered-down black exterior paint, slapped it on with a paintbrush-on-a-stick, and hit it lightly with the hose. Instant weathering!

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This is what I'm planning to use for this year. I too had noticed that it doesn't seem to be listed on the Lowes website anymore, but stopped at the local store last week. Still have a good quantity of these rolls on the shelf.
 

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This is a section of the fence i am making. I have 4 done right now but need to make at least 6 more. The fencing is spaced 8 inches apart. Here is half of the gate i am working on as well. I am painting it right now. Once done the gate will hang from a set of pillars and actually work.

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For me the prices broke down like this (for the fence)
3 pieces of 1"x2"x8' @ $0.75/each
11 Pieces of 5' pipe @ $1.50/each
A Box of wood screws (2lb box for $6.49)
12 Fence finials from Kings Metals (plastic) @ $0.24 each (I buy 100 at a time)
Total Cost PER section: ABOUT $9.63 not counting the price of screws.
 

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I'd leave it. It looks perfect the way it is. It looks weathered and worn.

I got a bunch of dirty old pallets for my fence. Would you guys paint it or leave it?

 

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I am so glad we are not the only crazy people! Storage is the hardest part of these big fences, but so worth it to keep the kiddies from romping through the graveyard!

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It's also nice to be able to close the gate, not that it would stop someone really wanting to get in, but it helps.
 
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