If your property is located in an urban area you might need to know how to install a chain link fence over concrete. Fence post installation usually assumes that .
If you decide to install your chain link fence without concrete, use a post-hole digger to make a hole deep enough to bury the posts at least two feet, or about 1/3rd of the height. Never pound the posts into the ground, especially if you have hard clay or rocky soil, because you'll bend the tops.
Figure your fence post concrete requirements by using HooverFence.com's. For chain link fences, terminal posts, i.e. end posts, corner posts, and gate posts, .