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Building a patio next to fence posts but post concrete in the way

Postby Codemunkie » Wed May 13, 2020 8:11 am

Hi,

I'm wanting to build a full bed patio next to my fence but the concrete holding the fence posts in is in the way (see image below). What do you do in this situation? Do I need to have a border around my patio? I'm pretty sure I don't want to end up attaching my patio mortar bed to the fence post concrete...

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Postby stoneyboy » Wed May 13, 2020 9:52 pm

Hi codemonkie
Suggest you put 10mm of sand on fence post concrete so your patio is not connected to it.
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