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How to Build a Gate for a Fence

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Learn how to build and install an outdoor arbor gate; includes plans and step-by-step instructions along with tips, materials, and tools lists.

Ron visited the town of Gloucester, Massachusetts, America's oldest seaport. Residents, such as Mike Carrigan and Lisa Hollett, are proud of this town's history and they like their home to reflect this history in traditional New England style. That's why they enclosed their deck with a classic latticework fence, featuring a decorative archway over the stairs. The deck was perfect until their two-year-old daughter, Kashlyn, began pushing farther and farther in her childhood explorations. Now, Mike and Lisa need a gate under the archway and Ron is just the man to help them build it.

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