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Master Post Hole Hamilton Bookings

Some Availibility to book your fence posts before the Labour Day Weekend.  Give Master Post Hole Hamilton a call (905)337.7773 or text (519)861.4653.  We do require locates they can take up to 4-5 working days to complete and we take care of this process!  Give us a call!


Post Holes Hamilton

Post Hole Season has started!  Spring is finally here!  Book early for your posts in the Hamilton and Burlington area.  Remember we supply the concrete and we have the home owner supply the posts!  Hamilton book early for your post hole projects.  We also specialize in sono tube installation!

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Marking out Post Holes for fence!

Great Video on how to mark out your fence posts!!  

Have any questions or concerns feel free to contact Master Post Hole anytime!
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Fence Installation Tips: Layout and Digging Post Holes
Laying out the dimensions for your fence will make the installation process run smoothly. In this video we will lay out the lining for the fence. First, make some batterboards to support the fencing l...

Digging Post Holes Kills Farmer Destroys 2 Homes

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Locate underground utilities before diggingYou may or may not know about the law requiring you call for utility locating before you do any excavation. The pictures below are a result of a farmer using a post hole digger without calling for a “locate” and he hit an underground, high-pressure cross country gas pipe.The farmer was never found.  The gas explosion took out 2 homes.
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Utility Locate Markings

People always ask what the markings indicate on the ground when Locator's come out to homeowners properties.  Always call your locates, even if you are drilling 1 or 2 holes make sure you take the time to call your locates.  Also Master Post Hole, will take care of your locates!  Always have the locates in the excavators' name always!  

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Fence Post Holes and deck pier footings!

People often ask about building permits for fence installation and deck installation.  Also we are not required to have a permit for fence post installation.  Some deck pier footings require a building inspector.  It all depends on you deck plan.  We are very familiar with building inspectors. 

Please read below.  Refer to your local city hall for more information!  

Whatprojects do NOT require a building permit?A building permit is not required for a detached accessory structure (gazebo, tool shed, etc.

Who is responsible to have the locates done for all underground utilities?

You should always have the contractor call the locates in!   You don't want to take the responsibility of someone hitting a gas, hydro, cable or bell line. The contractor is responsible if they are drilling your holes on your property. 

Don't let them talk you into calling the locates in yourself.  No, the responsibility is the contractor who is drilling your holes.

They are able to ask for a priority and often locates can be obtained in 3 working days.  Sometimes during peak season it may take up to 5 working days.