Dog fences are a type of perimeter fence designed to keep dogs within a certain safe area of their property. Dog fences can be used to keep your dog in, other dogs out, or keep people away from pedigree and guard dogs. All of these are considerations, and the type of perimeter fence used should reflect these considerations and more. Here are some more important things to take into consideration when considering installing a dog fence for the benefit of your furry friend. (more…)
If you have children, or plan on having children and are getting ready to install a new fence at your home, there are some things you should consider. Kids are naturally curious and like to wander, so making sure they don’t escape the yard unattended is a big job. Checking an old fence to make sure it’s safe or knowing what to look for in a new fence will help make your yard a safe place to play. Here are a few things to look for when determining if your fence is up to the job. (more…)
You’ve decided that you want to increase your property value and protect your home by installing a fence, but what material should you use? While there are many options that will all do the job, high security ornamental fences offer the winning combination of beauty and security. (more…)
Whether you’re looking to spruce up your home or add a dash of security to a commercial property (or vice versa) (or any of the other great benefits of a fence, really), the most important thing when embarking on a fence-installation journey is choosing the right fence contractor. To do so, here are some things to weigh in on your decision. (more…)
As befits the National Stress Awareness Month, we at Hercules Fence are celebrating all of the peace of mind that your fence installation can provide for you when you choose us as your fencing contractor. Sponsored by the Health Resource Network, Stress Awareness Month has been observed every April since 1992, and we can’t think of a better way or time to help you reduce your stress. When you take the time to educate yourself about causes and cures for the unprecedented stress in modern daily life, it may help you lead a less stressful life. As luck would have it, fence installation from Hercules Fence won’t cause you stress, and may actually relieve some. Here’s how. (more…)
We all love our dogs and think they are the best things on earth. They always provide us with endless love, slobbery kisses, and a warm cuddle buddy, so why not provide them with the best possible outdoor environment to enjoy while you’re out and about or taking care of boring human responsibilities? (more…)
Fall is right around the corner, which means many homeowners are preparing their yard for the weather to come. While fall doesn’t tend to bring severe weather, it tends to be the calm before the winter storm. As you begin to rake your leaves and clean your gutters, you should also begin to consider fall maintenance for your residential fence. To begin with fall maintenance, consider the type of fence you have installed for your property. This is because different fence styles will require different maintenance techniques.