Trimming Post Tops for Pergola Columns

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Learn how to trim the post tops for tapered columns when building trellis or pergola in this free garden remodel video from a home construction expert. View Video Transcript

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Bob Street

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I'm Bob Street with Houdini Home Repair on behalf of Expert Village. In this clip here, we've got columns to go over these posts. We've got to trim, the outside edges off of these posts so that they will fit inside the columns that we have. The columns are 8 inches but they taper them when they get to the top. They are too small. We are just going to knock these off of here real quick. Set that saw to 45.