3 quick solutions for a squeaking gate

Do you have squeaky gate hinges? Gate hinges can squeak for a multitude of reasons.


  • Too much weight
  • Bad lubrication
  • The fence has settled
  • Leverage
  • Wrong Hinge


  • WD40 Gel Lube (Carefully as this can stain a wood fence)
  • Petroleum Jelly (Add at the pin)
  • Standard Grease (Only applies to gates with zerk fittings)