Add a top rail by positioning a stake between two uprights, overhanging the ends by 100mm, securing the joint by criss-crossing and knotting.
Add horizontal base rails between the end uprights, measuring 130mm up from the base and knotting.
Position the remaining stakes horizontally either side of the frame, working upwards at 130mm intervals, knotting joints securely.
Asbestos, lead-based paints and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber are health hazards you need to look out for when renovating older homes. These substances can easily be disturbed when renovating and exposure to them can cause a range of life-threatening diseases and conditions including cancer. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page.
When following our advice in our D.I.Y. videos, make sure you use all equipment, including PPE, safely by following the manufacturer’s instructions. Check that the equipment is suitable for the task and that PPE fits properly. If you are unsure, hire an expert to do the job or talk to a Bunnings Team Member.