First, wrap the steel chain around the concrete footing. You may have to dig a few inches down, but not far.
Here's a pretty simply method for removing a fence post seated in concrete.all without digging or messing.
Remove a fence post or concreted post fast and easy with half the time, work and dirt removal.
fencepost #removefencepost #diyforknuckleheads. Had to dig out a 4 x 4 post in concrete by hand to.
Method 2. Using a Jack and Chain. Dig out soil around the post. Break up the soil or concrete further. Lay a thick block across the hole. Wrap a chain around the post. Secure the chain to the jack. Operate the jack.
Measure and mark the location of each fence post.. . The wood will rot sooner or later and you will have to dig out the concrete when you replace the post.
I wanted to find a way to lift out old fence posts that are embedded in the ground in concrete without having to resort to digging them out of the ground with a .
That's because fence posts are set in a concrete footing that is usually at least two feet deep in the ground. You could dig it out, but that takes too long. Have you .
Watch this video to lean how to remove a fence post.. of wood and over the fulcrum. Using the 2Ã—4 as a lever.
The most common way to get stubborn fence posts out of the ground is simply to dig the earth out from around the concrete base. It is possible to do this with .