The Best Fence for Your Garden

June 22nd, 2017
planting a garden near a fence

If your garden is an important part of your yard, fence selection can be a creative process.

Fencing is extremely versatile and can perform multiple functions for your garden.

Do you need a bit more shade? Choose a style with a more open construction. Do
your plants need something to climb on? Consider something tall. Nosy neighbors?
You would benefit from a wooden privacy fence. With so many options available, it
can be hard to choose. Hopefully these tips can help you narrow it down a bit!

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The Benefits of a New Pool Fence

June 16th, 2017
A new pool fence can completely transform the outside of your home and the way
that you use your backyard. Pool fences aren’t just important for looks, they also
play a vital role in the safety of your family. What are some of the reasons that you
should consider investing in a new pool fence?

Pool Gate

A pool fence isn’t just a beautiful addition to your yard — it can save lives!

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How to Renew Your Wooden Fence

June 12th, 2017
Hardwood fence

Renewing your wooden fence will add both preservative and aesthetic values

Having a wooden fence has so many benefits, it can almost feel like one of those things you can check off your list and not worry about anymore. This is almost true. Actually, you should be striving to renew your wooden fence every 3-5 years, to avoid letting it decay and sag, guarding your lawn like a tired old man, instead of the tough, Trojan warrior you originally installed! Thankfully, it’s gratifying work to fix it yourself, and can be done with materials found either in your home or at the local hardware store. It really boils down to two main steps: prep, and treatment. Don’t think about getting a new fence before you try repairing what could be a very simple fix! Read the rest of this entry »

Choosing the Right Pool Gate

June 12th, 2017
Pool Gate

A pool gate is aesthetically pleasing and will greatly improve the safety of your pool area.

With the summer sun here, what better way to beat the heat than in your pool? So now there is no better time to think practically, and invest in the right pool gate for you.  It’s not only a prudent investment, but a necessary one if you have a young family or pets. Pool fences have evolved over the years, and with fine tuning have become better structured, and with regulations put in place they are as stronger than ever when it comes to safety and life-saving capabilities. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Summer-Proof Your Wooden Fence

June 6th, 2017
Summer-Proof Your Wooden Fence

As summer arrives use these tips to keep your wooden fence looking its best!

Summer is here.  It brings sudden, driving rain, high winds, blazing heat, and damaging UV rays.  All of these things can be very hard on your wooden fence.  Fortunately, there are over 99,000 businesses that offer fencing services.  These businesses employ over 270,000 people and generate over $50 billion in revenue, so they know a thing or two about protecting your investment.  These are just a couple of their tricks.     Read the rest of this entry »

Pet Friendly Fences for Summertime

May 12th, 2017
Two dogs jumping and playing in the garden with a young girl playing in the garden

Your pets deserve a safe place to play.

Do your pets love spending outdoors? Do you sometimes loathe the thought of sitting outside with them and keeping an eye on their playtime? A pet-friendly fence is the best way to protect your pets, give you peace of mind, and boost the value of your home. Which types of fences are the best for pets? Read the rest of this entry »

How to Summer-Proof Your Wooden Fence

May 5th, 2017
fence color

When the warm weather hits, your wooden fence may require some seasonal maintenance.

Summer is here and it’s the perfect time for backyard barbecues, splashing around in the pool, and weeding your vegetable garden. However, did you realize that summer is also a critical time to make sure that your wooden fence is in good shape? The intense heat and humidity can damage your wooden fence if you aren’t paying attention. Here are some of our best tips for summer-proofing your wooden fence. Read the rest of this entry »

The Best Fence for Outdoor Entertaining

April 28th, 2017
A beautiful residential fence

There are many perfect fence options for summer entertaining.

When you do a lot of outdoor entertaining, you want to make sure that you have the right fence. This will ensure that you have the security and privacy that you desire. Whether you are planning on having kids around or all of your neighbors, defends as well as your backyard landscaping should be taken into consideration. Read the rest of this entry »

Install a New Fence Before the Summer Heat

April 21st, 2017

Summer means spending time outdoors, and you want your privacy. This means that a lot of people are looking to install an outdoor fence. You want to get it done before the summer heat approaches. The longer you wait, the more expensive it could be to explore the various fencing solutions that are offered. Read the rest of this entry »

Is a Balcony Railing Right for My Fence or Deck?

April 11th, 2017
Balcony Railing

Balcony Railings are an important addition to any proper fencing or patio.

If you’ve had a fence or deck installed — especially around your pool and entertaining area — you should keep in mind that a lot of foot traffic is coming your way. If that’s the case, you may want to consider going one step further and see if a balcony railing may be right for you. Safety is always key when it comes to having your friends and family over for fun in the sun and, what’s more, many areas now insist on proper railing installation to keep your codes up-to-date. Here are a few of the important benefits that you may want to consider! Read the rest of this entry »