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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2008

    Default Privacy panels on a deck

    I want to attach privacy panels to the sides of a 10 foot high deck. I'm considering 6 foot vinyl fencing sections [IMG] but am concerned about their lateral strength if someone should fall against them. Any suggestions on how to reinforce the sections or attach them to the handrail for lateral stability?
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2008

    Default Re: Privacy panels on a deck

    I think you can slip the 2 post over 4x4 wood post just bolt them down.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Fayette County, Ohio

    Default Re: Privacy panels on a deck

    One thing you might want to consider , is the deck construction and posts sufficient enough to handle the side shear in a strong wind?
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