Building a wooden gate can finish off a fence nicely. Building a gate can also give you a bit of added privacy around the house – plus, it’s great for keeping the kids and the dog from running around the neighborhood. Follow this step-by-step guide and see how easy it is to build a nice and sturdy wooden gate yourself. It won’t take you long, and it won’t cost the earth.
This guide will show you how to build a wooden gate that will last through the seasons. We’ll be using good quality kiln dried timber to construct our gate. You’ll also learn a lot of valuable DIY skills that you can apply to many other projects round the house. We’ll show you how to join the timber gate frame using rebates, and make solid with a cross brace. We’ll glue and screw the frame together, ensuring it’ll be able to withstand the strain of everyday use. The design of this gate can easily be adapted to suit your situation, and the general principles you’ll learn in this guide will help you build the gate you need.
Watch the video guide “How to build a wooden gate” now, then come in-store to Mitre 10 for everything you need to get the job done. And make sure you check out the rest of the Mitre 10 Easy As guides at https://www.mitre10.co.nz. for more projects you can do yourself. Plus, join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/mitre10/and we’ll keep you up to date with news, special deals, prizes, and handy advice.