# How do you calculate board on board fence?

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When constructing a

**board-on-board fence**, subtract the**board**overlap from the width and divide the result into the**fence**length. Multiply the number of slats by the height of the**fence**to find the number of linear feet of slat or picket material you need.

Keeping this in view, how much does board on board fence cost?

**Board on board fence** panels, 6 feet tall, **cost** between $11 and $16 per panel. If you'd like a taller **fence**, closer to 8 feet, your **fence** panels will **cost** between $21 and $23 per panel. Therefore, your total **board on board fence** material **cost** will depend on the height and size of your **fence**.

**wood fence**costs about $7,000 for 1 acre.

Also know, how do you calculate fencing?

First, multiply your **fence** length by the number of posts. A 100-foot **fence** with 12 posts would equal 1,200. Then, add the width of picket to your desired gap between pickets. Many pickets are 5.5 inches wide and a common gap is 1/2 an inch.

Cost of 6 Foot Privacy Fence

6 Foot Privacy Fence Costs | Zip Code | Linear ft. |
---|---|---|

Basic | Better | |

6 Foot Privacy Fence – Installation Cost | $158.40 - $188.40 | $199.20 - $211.20 |

6 Foot Privacy Fence – Total | $458.40 - $620.40 | $688.80 - $784.80 |

6 Foot Privacy Fence – Total Average Cost per lineal foot | $22.47 | $30.70 |