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Two Gates: Swinging in the Philippines

Last updated on: 28th March, 2017, 1:39 PM We’re almost at the end of our concrete fence project. So far, we’ve covered everything from buying the lot to securing the walls from trespassers with steel spikes. This time, I’d like to show you our gates and explain how they came about. We have two gates: […]

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Securing our Philippine fence

Last updated on: 21st August, 2016, 11:57 AM   We’ve covered a lot in this series on how we built our concrete fence in Davao City, Philippines. The index for all of the posts so far is on its own page: Building in the Philippines: Index. This post will include a look at how we went […]

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Perimeter Fence: The Parge

Last updated on: 7th August, 2016, 8:39 PM   We’ve covered a lot in this series on how we built our concrete fence in Davao City, Philippines. The index for all of the posts so far is on its own page: Building in the Philippines: Index. This post will include a look at some concrete […]

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Concrete Fence: Building Footers and Columns

Last updated on: 30th July, 2016, 5:13 PM So far in this series about building our concrete fence in the Philippines, I’ve written about buying our lot, the design, the contract, materials, clearing the lot, receiving materials, and finally pouring some concrete. In this post, I’ll talk about the concrete columns and footers themselves. A Word On The […]

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Concrete Fence Prep

Last updated on: 6th May, 2016, 7:14 PMSo far in this series about building our concrete fence in the Philippines, I’ve written about buying our lot, working on the design, signing a contract, some of the costs of materials, partially clearing the lot, and receiving the first materials In this post, I’ll talk a about more of the […]

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