Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:

Regularly scheduled events

Out of the Blue

Over the weekend I was able to finally fix the hole in the backyard gate that Hudson the wonder dog chewed back in the day as one of her escape routes. I've tried to address this several times in the past, but was never able to locate a place that sells the pickets or lengths of fencing until my neighbor replaced some of his own fence, allowing me to scavenge from his old one. I had to cut them to fit, but now they are in place, and the gate is nearly as good as new. This has me looking to address our other fencing issue, but I'm a little stuck as to how. There's a section of fence that's been displaced by a tree, and I'd really like to cut it off on either side so the tree is like a natural part of the fence, but don't want to nail the ends of the fence into the tree (I've read mixed wisdom on how bad nails are for trees, but there's general agreement they aren't really good for them)... I've considering fashioning some sort of wooden brace to go around the tree, but that seems like something that would end up too clunky and ugly even if I was a woodworking pro, which I obviously am not, so if anyone has any clever ideas on how to secure a fence to a tree without committing some sort of crime against nature or aesthetics along the way, I'm all ears.

Gated Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: 2048 Bricks.
Zazuki.
Stories: Bourbon production reaches high point since '70s. Thanks Digg.
Images: System Shock 2 Custom PC Case.
Media: The Bizarre State of Copyright.
Most Outrageous Baseball Umpires.
The Funnies: xkcd- Query.

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

  
   Current Headlines
EA Emeryville Closure Confirmed; Maxis Name Continues
TITAN X GPU Unveiled
Gigantic a Windows 10 Launch Game
Magicka 2 in May
PhysX Source Code Released for Free
On Sale
Evening Previews
Evening Consolidation
Evening Mobilization
Evening Metaverse
Evening Tech Bits
Evening Legal Briefs
etc., etc.
Into the Black
EA Closing Maxis?
Wolfenstein: The Old Blood Announced
METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN in September
NVIDIA SHIELD Console Announced; GRID Launch in May
Dying Light DLC & Hard Mode Next Week
Resident Evil Revelations 2 Episode 2 Released
  

 



footer

Blue's News logo