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How do I know how deep and what diameter to dig my holes?

While reviewing the project, inquire if there are a set of plans and specifications illustrating how deep and to what diameter the post footing are to be dug.  If this information is not available, the following depths are recommended:

                                        Depth              Diameter

Residential Chain link             36”                  6”-8”

Commercial Chain link             42”                  8” – 9”

Commercial Gate Posts           48”                  10” – 12”

Cantilever Gate Posts               48”                  12” w/ slits in the posts

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