Board fencing is attractive, functional and easy to install. The most common
type of board is rough sawn oak, 1" x 6". Boards are commonly
available in 16-foot lengths and attached to post that are spaced 8 feet
When selecting material, watch out for warped, loose knots and checking.
Other articles discuss the types of fencing,
installing fence posts
and wire fencing.
Four-board fence with vertical face