How to Get a Chain Link Fences Ready for Installation

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Get a Chain Link Fences Ready for Installation

There are many different varieties of chain link fences on the market. What is important for this guide is to understanding the different parts of a fence: the line post cap, end post cap, top rail, rail caps, tension band, tie wire, line post, tension wire, corner post, and tension bar.

In order for the guide to be of service to you, please consult the Internet to become familiar with these fence components. Remember to wear proper protective gear before starting any fence installation. (more…)

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Advantages to Owning a Fence

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Owning a Fence

Advantages to Owning a Fence

When buying a residential or commercial property, you should consider investing in perimeter fencing. Because your home will probably be the most important investment in your life, you should consider the benefits of owning a fence.  Not all fences are designed to achieve your desired effect—some are more decorative in nature and others are meant to keep unwanted traffic out. There are four basic fence types available on the market: PVC Vinyl fencing, wood and wood panel, ornamental Aluminum, and chain link and wire fencing.  Depending on your needs, one type of fence is more practical than the other. (more…)

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Why Giving Your Pool a Fence Makes So Much Sense

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Giving Your Pool a Fence

The pool offers a refreshing retreat from the hot summer sun, but this oasis from the suburban heat can become a death trap in a matter of moments if your pool is not properly enclosed. An unsecured pool can turn a day of fun in the sun into a nightmare in an instant. Especially if you have little ones who frequent the pool deck or the area around it, you need to make sure your pool is secure by giving your pool a fence!

It’s The Law, but It Can Still Look Good!

Florida law requires that all pools be equipped with a fencing system. Whether you install it for your personal pool or you’re a property owner installing it for the community pool, you must make sure your swimmers are safe. (more…)

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Three Reasons for Fencing Your Property

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Three Reasons for Fencing Your Property

Whether it’s a business or your personal residence, there are several reasons why fencing your property is the right choice. We’ll focus on what we consider to be the top three reasons for getting a good fence: privacy, security, and aesthetics.


Even if you have nothing to hide, it’s a very human tendency to want to establish some sort of boundary in which we feel safe and secure; a good fence enables you to do that. (more…)

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Fences You Can Get That Will Help Your Furry Pet

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Fences You Can Get That Will Help Your Furry Pet

Many pet lovers, particularly those of the canine persuasion, recognize and relish the chance to give their beloved dogs an outdoor area where they may play and roam freely. Some dog owners invest in an “invisible fence,” which creates an unseen barrier of electricity that shocks the dog when he ventures too close to the boundary. These owners may reason that they prefer not to subject their dogs to the restrictions of a physical fence.

The Invisible Fence – Pros, Cons and an Alternative

At first glance, the “invisible fence” may seem like a harmless option to keep Fido safe from the dangers beyond the border. However, experts have observed that this negative reinforcement technique may do more harm than good. In some cases, it can actually make mild-mannered dogs more aggressive towards familiar humans. (more…)

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3 Misconceptions about Property Fencing

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3 Misconceptions about Property Fencing

Property FencingWhile property fencing is incredibly popular among American homeowners, there are still plenty of people who would like to fence their yard but don’t do so for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s time, money, or aesthetics, there’s something holding many of us back from installing that beautiful fence or gate we’d love to have.

In fact, fencing is generally affordable, quick, functional, and aesthetically pleasing. Here are a few assumptions people make about fencing, and why they’re not true. (more…)

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An Introduction to Vinyl Fencing

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Introduction to Vinyl Fencing

Many homeowners are not aware of what exactly vinyl (or PVC) fencing is. This guide is for anyone who would like more information about vinyl fencing and its benefits.


One of the biggest advantages to using vinyl fencing is that, because it’s made of a plastic-based substance, it will not rot or warp with age. Additionally, it is very easy to care for – just hose it down or wait for a heavy rain and it will look as good as new! (more…)

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Mythbusters: Aluminum Fence Edition

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Myth busters: Aluminum Fence

For many people, it’s difficult to tell the difference between aluminum and other fencing materials. There are many reasons for this, including the fact that aluminum fencing technology has improved greatly in recent years. Many people are not aware of the gorgeous options in aluminum fencing today.

Aluminum or Wrought Iron?

Nowadays, it’s almost impossible to tell the difference between a classic wrought iron fence and an aluminum replica. In fact, aluminum fences often hold up better than wrought iron as time goes on, as they are less likely to rust and show signs of wear, such as peeling paint. (more…)

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Spruce Up Your Wooden Fence for Spring

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Wooden Fence for Spring

Spruce Up Your Wooden Fence

It’s April, and spring is finally here! That means spring-cleaning, both inside and outside of your home. Like any other outdoor structure, wooden fences can take a beating during the cold and rainy winter months. Here are a few tips for cleaning up your fence and making it as good as new in time for summer.

Take Care of Basic Maintenance First

Before making any decorative changes to a wooden fence such as painting, it’s important to make sure that the basics are covered and the fence is in good condition. First, it’s a good idea to (carefully) power wash the wood to remove dirt and grime that may have built up over the last few months. Then, check for any basic repairs that need done, such as replacing screws or boards. (more…)

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Choosing a Perfect Fence

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Perfect Fence

Choosing a Perfect Fence

Choosing a perfect fence for the home can seem like an overwhelming task at first. There are a wide variety of fencing styles and colors for homeowners to choose from, and it’s important to ensure that your choice will suit your tastes while still performing its function.

To make you help the choice, here is a short guide to how each type of fence can meet your fencing needs. (more…)

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