Fencing Ideas to Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

November 16th, 2017
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If you want to enhance the curb appeal of your home, don’t forget about your fence!

There are many areas around your home that you can enhance to increase the curb appeal of your home. You can spruce up the paint, rearrange or add more plants to your garden, or even bring in a decorative water feature. When considering exactly how to enhance the curb appeal of your home, don’t forget about the fencing. Your residential fence is the perfect place to add curb appeal as the possibilities are virtually endless. Read the rest of this entry »

Choosing The Right Fence For Your Home

November 9th, 2017
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Before choosing a new fence, you need to ask yourself which material is best for you and who is using your yard.

Are you in the market for a new fence for your home? With so many options out there, it can be hard to know which kind is the right one for you, especially when you have a family or pets to consider. Before choosing a residential fence, ask yourself these essential questions about the primary purpose of your fence, and who will be using your yard. Read the rest of this entry »

How To Choose The Right Fence Color

November 1st, 2017
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Thinking of painting your fence? Here are a few tips on how to choose the right color.

Choosing the right color for your fence is an important decision, and can make a huge difference to your home’s overall appearance. Whether you are installing a new fence or want to paint your existing fence for a fun change, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Your fence color should complement your home’s style and color, as well as its surroundings. Read the rest of this entry »

Hercules Fence Wins A 2017 Excellence in Construction Award

October 24th, 2017
We are very proud to announce that Hercules Fence won an ABC Metro Washington and Virginia Chapter 2017 Excellence in Construction Award for our work on the FedEx Field Stadium Improvements project!

We are very proud to announce that Hercules Fence won an ABC Metro Washington and Virginia Chapter 2017 Excellence in Construction Award for our work on the FedEx Field Stadium Improvements project!

We are very proud to announce that Hercules Fence has won an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Metro Washington and Virginia Chapter 2017 Excellence in Construction Award! We won the Specialty Construction division for our work on the FedEx Field Stadium Improvements project.  
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4 Styles of Ornamental Fences

October 18th, 2017
Ornamental fences offer you security, privacy, and elegance.

Ornamental fences are stylish and functional and offer you security, privacy, and elegance. 

You want to install a new fence, but you’re not looking for just any fence; you want something with style and function. You want security, privacy, and elegance. An ornamental fencing option could be the answer that allows you to check off the boxes for all your desires. Increase your property’s value and appeal by installing an ornamental fence that will provide your family or business with all the qualities mentioned above. To get you started, here is a list of some of the options available to you. Read the rest of this entry »

Benefits of Residential Security Gates

October 13th, 2017
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A residential security gate can help protect your property and looks great!

There’s no better way to increase your home’s security than installing a residential security gate. You may have seen other homes with security gates and wondered about getting one yourself, but you probably have several questions, like what are the benefits of installing a residential security gate? Well, when done right, residential security gates increase the curb appeal of your home. Not only do they look great, but security gates also deter burglars and help safeguard your most valuable possessions. With better curb appeal and heightened security comes increased property value. Residential security gates can add as much as five percent to your home’s value. But, it doesn’t just stop there, so today we’ll look at even more benefits that a residential security gate can provide for your home. Read the rest of this entry »

What Is A Picket Fence?

October 6th, 2017
The American Dream: a house, a family, and a white picket fence.

The American Dream: a house, a family, and a white picket fence.

When we think of a classic American household, mainly people think of a nice home with 2.5 kids, maybe a family dog, and always a white picket fence out front. But have you ever thought about what exactly a picket fence is, where it comes from or why it became so popular for American families? Read the rest of this entry »

Fence Etiquette: Discussing With Your Neighbors

September 29th, 2017
When installing a new fence, have good fence etiquette by taking your neighbors into consideration.

When installing a new fence, have good fence etiquette by considering your neighbors.

When installing a new fence, it’s important to remember that you aren’t the only one who the fence will affect. If you have neighbors, they will be just as affected by the fence as you are and will see it every single day. Before installing the fence, it is important to practice good fence etiquette by discussing your plans with your neighbors. Read the rest of this entry »

How To Maintain Your Vinyl Fence

September 22nd, 2017
Vinyl is one of the most low-maintenance fencing options, but it still requires some upkeep.

Vinyl is one of the most low-maintenance fencing options, but it still requires some upkeep.

Of all the possible materials that you could choose for your fencing needs, vinyl is one of the most low-maintenance options. It’s not susceptible to rotting like wood or rust like iron and is virtually unaffected by weather. Still, there are steps you can take to ensure that the performance, look, and durability of your vinyl fence is the best it can be.  Read the rest of this entry »

Residential Fences For Pet-Friendly Yards

September 13th, 2017
Take these tips into account when deciding which fence to use for your pet-friendly yard

Take these tips into account when deciding which fence to use for your pet-friendly yard

A residential fence has to do a lot. It has to look good and also function highly. Depending on a family’s needs, these can be safety, security, privacy, and even keeping pets or children safe while they play. When it comes to dogs, especially big ones, certain things need to be taken into consideration to ensure that you have truly pet-friendly fencing. Read on to learn more about what to look for in your pet-friendly residential fence.    Read the rest of this entry »