1. chicken995

    chicken995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know most people either bury their hardware cloth, or make an apron out of it to keep predators from digging, but has anybody ever made a trench and filled it with cement. I have a bunch of cement mix sitting around doing nothing and it seems to me that a deep enough cement trap would do a fine job of keeping predators out. Any advice, experience, helpful hints would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. elmo

    elmo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you go down deep enough with the cement, I don't see why that wouldn't work. Sounds like a pretty hard job to me, though. A wire apron flat on the top of the ground is so easy.
     
  3. chicken995

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    I'm sure the wire would be easier, but I already have the cement.

    How deep is deep enough?
     
    Last edited: May 22, 2011

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