Posts Tagged ‘Residential Fencing’

Getting Your Fence Ready For Winter

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Make sure your fence can withstand winter.

With the cold temperatures outside it may seem like winter is already here, but it’s still a couple weeks away. This means that you still have time to get your fence ready for the season before its most harsh conditions come. Here are a few steps you can take to make sure that your fence stays in good condition through the winter.


When Do I Need a New Fence?

Friday, August 25th, 2017
fence replacement

It can be difficult to know when it’s time to replace your fence.

Questioning whether to repair or replace your fence? Many homeowners start out by weighing the costs, as well as the pros and cons. Repainting or repairing a fence is cheaper and easier than an all-out replacement, at least in the short term. Sometimes, however, replacing your fence is the better choice. Maybe your fence has worn out its welcome and will continue to need extensive repairs, or maybe you’d like to update the style or placement of your fence. Your fence can play a more important role in your home than you think- fences can add curb-appeal as well as giving passers-by or visitors a vital first impression of your home. (more…)

Vinyl Vs. Aluminum Fencing

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
Vinyl Vs. Aluminum Fencing

Do you Know the Pros & Cons of Vinyl Vs. Aluminum Fencing?

Both vinyl and aluminum fencing are considered maintenance-free fencing. This implies that there is no need for sanding, scraping, priming, or painting on these fencing products. You will occasionally need to clean them as you would clean your car, but it is not necessary.  Also, these products are not subject to warping- there are no knots to fall out, posts stay in the ground and they are impervious to damage from annoying insects. But, when deciding between the two there are many more factors to consider before you make your final decision and purchase.

The Best Fence for Your Garden

Thursday, 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!


The Benefits of a New Pool Fence

Friday, 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!


Choosing an Automated Gate System

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Powder-Coated-FinishIf you own a home, you know that there are always new updates to be made to your home. While some updates can create a more aesthetically appealing look to your home, other updates can add security. With an automated gate system, you can add appeal, value, and security to your home with ease.


Residential Chain Link Fence Benefits

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Residential Chain Link Fence

When it comes to owning a residential home, there are many decisions that need to be made for both the interior and exterior design of your home. One of the decisions that homeowners must decide on is the type of fence they would like. With so many fencing options to choose from, making a decision can be a difficult one. A residential chain link fence holds several benefits that many homeowners fail to recognize.

Why a Residential Chain Link Fence?

  1. Maintenance- Most homeowners live hectic and busy lives. A residential chain link fence requires little to know maintenance. This means that homeowners who are always on the run can relax when it comes to maintaining their fence. If you are worried about rust, have a vinyl coat placed on your fence to increase its life.
  2. Installation- The installation of a residential chain link fence is one of least invasive and difficult installations to complete. It also allows the installation to be done quickly yet effectively.
  3. Safety- A residential chain link fence provides a safe area for your family to play and relax. A chain link fence keeps children and pets within your yard while deterring any wild animals or strangers.
  4. Cost- Chain link fences are one of the least costly fences to install. The fence is affordable while still being effective for your residential fencing needs.


At Hercules Fence, we specialize in the installation and maintenance of several fence styles throughout the Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina areas. Residential fencing provides a welcoming appearance to complement your home. Our sales team can offer you many selections to choose from to accommodate your privacy, semi-privacy, and decorative needs, and our professionals use only the highest quality materials to install your fence at a price that is reasonable and affordable. We also specialize in commercial fencing to keep your business safe and secure while also looking professional and welcoming.

To get started your new residential chain link fence by Hercules Fence, call us today at 1-800-883-3623. You can also visit our contact page to find a full list of our locations and phone numbers.

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What are the benefits of high security gates for residential properties?

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Double Swing Gate operator with Pedestal

Are you a homeowner in search of reliable, secure residential fencing options?

If yes, you’ve come to the right place. Hercules Fence offers a wide range of options when it comes to residential fencing designs. From a chain link fence to steel fencing, you’ve got just what you need.

We design home-automated gate systems to provide homeowners aesthetic, convenient gate operator systems. We analyze the size of your property to identify the best style of fence and gating for your property needs.

What types of gates are available for homeowners desiring high security gate installations?

There are three high security gates designed for enhancing home security:

  • The picket fence. Yes, a picket fence is a great security fence for the home because it can feature a heavy wooden gate that’s not only attractive but also durable enough to keep intruders out and loved ones safe within your property. The picket fence style can offer both manual and automatic gate entry. This is a low maintenance fence, if the wood is treated annually.
  • Security barrier gates. With the use of subtle colors, you can provide your home an attractive look while reaping the benefits of excellent security.
  • Maximum security gating. If you prefer a very industrial feel to your home exterior design, maximum-security gates may be your best fit. It’s a perfect gate product for driveway entries.

Hercules Fence is here to help you identify your security needs so we may create the security fence of your dreams.

We can design custom gates solely for pedestrian access or vehicle access. It’s up to you.

Here at Hercules Fence we are dedicated to producing high quality residential fencing, commercial fencing and high security fencing.

Our gate entries can feature:

  • Transmitters
  • Push-button
  • Touch pad
  • And Touch pad with intercom

You should never feel like you have to sacrifice your home security to ensure a home appeal that’s practical and aesthetically pleasing. You can have total access control security and still maintain a stylish gate.

Schedule an appointment with Hercules Fence to strengthen your pool safety by contacting Hercules Fence by calling (800) TU FENCE or click here today!

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Creating An Outdoor Oasis With Residential Fencing And Landscape Furnishings

Friday, April 5th, 2013

As the weather becomes more amazing, there’s a good chance you will want to spend more of your free time outdoors. It is time to prepare an outdoor oasis with quality residential fencing and landscape furnishings.

What is the best way to go about backyard landscaping and residential fencing installation?

To truly help you design a backyard that screams home, sweet home, you have to design a home area that meets the needs of all family members. You may need playground equipment, a pool, deck, patio or grilling area.

All these features require safety gadgets such as a pool fence, a playground fence, deck railing, balconies or other residential fencing solutions.

Hercules Fence can help you define your fencing needs and design/install a custom fence as well as provide landscape furnishings – playground equipment and basketball hoops.

Next, your focus should be on enhancing your backyard privacy with a privacy fence. The best residential privacy fences are wooden privacy fences.

With a proper privacy fence installation, you can design a backyard oasis with plentiful space for deck entertainment/ patio entertainment or a full out man den.

A men den would go perfectly right behind a deck and even feature a privacy fence for a relaxing day in your spa or pool.

Or you may want a home tennis court designed with reliable commercial fencing.

No matter what you need done for your backyard landscaping; Hercules Fence and our Partner No Fault are here to provide you landscaping products and services:

If you have any questions or need fence installments and construction services, contact Hercules Fence by calling (800) TU FENCE or click here today!

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Giving Your Home A Sophisticated Look With Wrought Iron Fencing

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Are you a homeowner searching for ways to enhance the sophisticated look of your home? If utilize wrought iron fencing to allow your home a very formal impression. This fencing option provides the perfect complement masonry and brick pillars on residential property.

If you’re not concerned with optimal privacy, a wrought iron fence is an excellent selection to uplift the appearance and security of any home.

When selecting this kind of fence, the two most important considerations you should take into account are stylistic features and the practical purpose the fencing will serve you as a homeowner.

For example, if you are installing a wrought iron fence in your backyard, try a solid, high fence to provide adequate privacy and security. If you plan on installing your wrought iron fence in your front yard for visual appeal, make sure you provide access to the sidewalk and enhance your curb appeal with plant décor or even statues.

For excellent ornamental steel residential fencing, come see what Hercules Fence has to offer. Review samples of our ornamental steel fencing by clicking here.

Hercules Fence has a superb reputation for quality service and products. For example, we installed a fence for Harrison Tyler, one of the living grandsons of the 10th President of the United States, John Tyler.

Hercules Fence does not only install residential, commercial and high-security, high quality fencing but also Hercules Fence donates products and labor to charities, as well as, ABC’s remodeling project called “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”.

If you have any questions or need fence installments, contact Hercules Fence by calling (800) TU FENCE or click here today!

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Hercules Fence offers commercial fencesresidential fencescustom iron fencingGSA Schedule and high security fences. Offices in BaltimoreMarylandRichmondVirginia BeachNewport NewsNorthern VirginiaRaleighNorth Carolina, and Washington DC.

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