as a privacy fence, for example, most pallets are too short. they may also be inadequate for some livestock and for dogs that are jumpers. additionally, the space between the slats makes pallets inconvenient for keeping small animals contained unless the pallets are covered in chicken wire.
a few cuts with a saw is all you need to build a fence with pallets. the design you want for a fence will likely depend on personal preference. you may be perfectly happy with a picket fence or any other type you prefer. all you need to do is make the proper cuts on your pallet wood. once you have all the cuts made to build a fence with pallets, then the next step is to add some color.
you dont have to disassemble the wood pallet. to make the fence, just make sure you collect a large number of pallets that will cover the distance you need them to. it is also an option to have your fence one or two wood pallets high, depending on the length of your 4×4 wood posts.
recycling existing materials is a great way to save money. there are many ways to reuse items for a lot of diy projects around the home. one fascinating way to use old pallets is to build furniture. if you are lacking privacy, then you can even build a fence with pallets.
a gate, if needed, is easily made from a small pallet with tops cut to match the rest of the fence. built with patience, this fence will meet your needs in both strength and appearance. an expensive fence built in haste, in my opinion, wont hold a candle to a well made pallet fence.