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Installing Bottom Locking Fence Slats for a Better Privacy

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Installing Bottom Locking Fence Slats for a Better Privacy Fence 

Privacy fence slats are a great way to add privacy and security to your property. One of the most common types of fences is the chain link fence. While chain link fences are practical, they can also be unattractive. To solve this problem, homeowners and business owners often opt to install bottom locking fence slats. These slats add privacy and can also improve the appearance of a chain link fence. [Installation Video] 

 Close-Up of Bottom Lock Fence Slats

One of the best options for bottom locking fence slats are Pexco’s PDS® Bottom Lock Fence Slats. Pexco’s PDS® Bottom Lock Fence Slats are designed to meet the highest quality standards. Made from durable, high-quality materials, they come in a variety of colors and styles to match any property's aesthetic. 


Here are the steps to install Pexco’s PDS® Bottom Lock Fence Slats on your chain link fence: 

Measure Your Fence  

Before you buy your slats It's important to measure the height and length of your fence to determine the number of slats you will need.  

The sizing chart for reference: 

Install the Locking Channel 

PEXCO's bottom locking mechanism is designed for easy installation and a secure hold. Insert bottom rail horizontally in first full diamond at bottom of fence with the open side facing up. 


Insert the Remaining Slats  

Insert vertical slats with the angled end downward, making sure each slat is securely locked into place. Each slat engages and interlocks with the bottom rail. Push the vertical slat into the horizontal channel to lock it in place. 

 Black Bottom Lock Fence Slats

Enjoy Your New Privacy Fence 

Your new privacy fence is now complete! Enjoy your increased privacy and the improved appearance of your property. 


PDS® Fence Products by PEXCO are the leading choice for bottom locking fence slats. They are durable, high-quality, and come in a variety of colors and styles to match any property's aesthetic. Check out our brochure for more information. Make sure to follow the instructions carefully to ensure secure and proper installation. If you have any questions or are unsure about the installation process, feel free to contact us. 


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