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August 12, 2017 18:06

Holiday gates with their hands - instruction

Every owner wants to make their cottage cozy and beautiful.Sometimes, to any object in the country (whether gazebo, shed or gate) was unique, does not necessarily refer to the builders - all you can do with your hands.You do not just have imagined ideal chalet gate, looking at pictures of the websites of magazines.You probably already imagine what these gates should be.This article will help you to consider the construction of different types of gate technology.And, after studying it, you can easily own Pitch quality and beautiful chalet gate.

To produce any goal you will need only three important resource - a material (which can be found in any town or village), tools (which may already be there you have available) and time.For each garden site will be optimized construction of only one type of gate, as each of them has different schemes of construction, different materials and different advantages.To decide which gate fit you, look at the advantages of construction of swing and sliding gates.

Advantages of different kinds of

begin with that most popular material for construction of gates at the cottage is profiled.Decking is inexpensive and designs of it being built quickly and easily.Profiled easily replace wood or iron and not deteriorate under the influence of the environment.For information on how to make the gate of corrugated board can see by clicking on the link.

Swing gates - a gate, flaps that swing open in one direction or another.Construction of the gate does not take much of your time.Convenience is the ability to open the sash in the yard and in the street.However, the disadvantage is of awkwardness in the open position: often in the yard or on the street are located objects that will interfere with the opening of the gate, and who have to clean up about swinging iron gates can be read here.

Sliding gates have an undoubted advantage and convenience - no flaps widen out and move out to the side.Construction of sliding doors require a fairly large investment.Convenience such a goal the ability to open them manually or automatically, depending on your desires.Minus - a cost and a large number of places in the category of sliding gates fall elevating rotary gate.

But if you are still interested in the creation of sliding gates, then I advise you to view photos and diagrams about the sliding (sliding gates and you'll understand).

scheme create sliding gates

Driving the sliding fence

Driving sliding fence

Driving create sliding gates

scheme create sliding gates

Adjustable fence with his hands

Sliding fence with their hands


next step after selecting the type of goal - is to createscheme.The diagram shown not only the appearance of the gate, the mutual arrangement with other structures on the site, but also the exact dimensions.An important tip: size of the diagram must be specified as accurately as possible, describing each element of the future gate (this will help in the construction).It is advisable to draw a few schemes with different sides (effect 3D).Once the scheme is ready, you can begin construction.Consider a step by step construction of the gate swing type, since they are popular among gardeners in the construction of the gate for the garden.

Make chalet gate to give their own hands

First, you should prepare all the materials and tools:

  1. sheet corrugated
  2. loop (4 pcs.)
  3. pipe metal
  4. screws and drill
  5. sand and cement
  6. broken bricks (to be added to the cement)
  7. welding machine, a Bulgarian and a shovel

that's all you need for the construction of swing gates.

Stage №1. To start mark up the area, put the flags / poles and dig holes for poles (2 pcs.) Of the support will be already prepared metal pipes.The optimum depth of the well under the support - 0.8 m, width - 0.5 meters.After the pipe will be placed in the pit space to pour cement.

Stage №2. 24 hours after pouring concrete (when the cement hardens) can begin to collect the frame for the gate.Welding, electric staple help frame.Triangles 3 mm.significantly improve the strength of the gate - to install them in every corner.Of the remainder of the pipe we produce constipation and paste it in the rod.To frame welded hinges (2 pcs. On each side), then the frame with hinges are welded directly to the supports about how to weld hinges on the gates we have already mentioned.Using a drill and screws necessary to fix the corrugated sheet metal to the finished design.Your gateway ready!

Stage №3 .Gates will look more attractive if their paint.The paint you can choose at its discretion, but remember that the gates should be covered before painting the primer (and welding areas before painting the surface must be sanded).

Also read about the gate of corrugated board with their own hands.

Video - sliding doors with their hands

Video - Installation of sliding gate