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Why do fence posts rot and become weak?

Why do fence posts rot and become weak?

There are several causes of rotting/weak fence posts, the main cause is the wood having prolonged exposure to moisture in soil which means fence posts decay at ground level - just above the concrete base. This means the post will still be solid below and above the damaged area.
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Post Buddy reaches 1000 Trust Pilot Reviews

Post Buddy reaches 1000 Trust Pilot Reviews

Our unique, simple fence post repair system has reached a fantastic milestone.  Post Buddy has received its 1000th Trust Pilot review!  

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How to Easily Repair a Storm-Damaged Fence Post

How to Easily Repair a Storm-Damaged Fence Post

The windy season is upon us once again, bringing with it many broken fences. 
If you have ever replaced or repaired a snapped fence post the traditional way, you know what a nightmare job it is.

Repair doesn’t have to be time-consuming and laborious, however. If you choose your fence post repair system wisely, repair can be quick and easy.  A system such as Post Buddy, consisting of 2 strong yet flexible steel repair stakes, will fix broken posts where they stand in minutes.  Hours of hard work not required!  

Here is how to repair your fence post the quick, easy way.

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British Flowers Week 18th – 24th June 2018

British Flowers Week 18th – 24th June 2018

All this week we celebrate British flowers and floristry. British flowers are some of the best in the world. This is the time of year when gardeners, professional and amateur, can finally stand back and admire the fruits (or should I say ‘blossoms’) of all the hard work they put in over the last few months. Gardens all across Britain are blooming beautifully!

It must be tempting to put away your gardening tools, ignore any remaining chores and enjoy some well-earned rest.

But beware …….

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Post Buddy Wins 2018 Landscape & Gardening Award

Post Buddy Wins 2018 Landscape & Gardening Award

Our simple but effective fence post repair system has won a coveted BUILD Award!

Post Buddy has been named Best New Gardening DIY Product in the BUILD 2018 Landscape & Gardening Awards ....


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So Many Broken Fence Posts, So Little Time

So Many Broken Fence Posts, So Little Time

This winter the whole of the UK has had to suffer a fair few winter storms. Some areas of the country experienced gusts of around 100mph. One of the effects: Many, many snapped fence posts, and many leaning fences in danger of total collapse. All of them in need of repair before the next storm hits and flattens the fence completely.

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Storm Eleanor Blasts Across the UK

Storm Eleanor Blasts Across the UK

Storm Eleanor is wreaking havoc across the UK. Storm force winds of nearly 100mph are causing much disruption and leaving collateral damage in their wake.

If you are one of the lucky ones and all you have suffered are a few broken fence posts, well, that’s easily fixed……

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Very Windy Weather Forecast

Very Windy Weather Forecast

Very high winds are on their way, with a warning of structural damage to property. This will no doubt include a lot of broken fences.....
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Why Do Wood Fence Posts Rot?

Why Do Wood Fence Posts Rot?

We all know what happens. Fence posts start to rot at ground level, causing the attached fence to lean. Left unattended, the broken fence posts and the weight of the attached fence panels will affect the adjacent fencing. Eventually the fence is so weak, the next storm will blow it down....

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Recently featured in Self Build & Design Magazine.

Recently featured in Self Build & Design Magazine.

Post Buddy has been reviewed by Self Build & Design magazine and the verdict is in...

They said: “Post Buddy proved an excellent solution for our broken post with the added advantage of repairing it in situ”...

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