Archive for June, 2017

What Are Finials on Fences?

Friday, June 30th, 2017
What Are Finials on Fences?

Here are some definitions and discussion of finials on your fence and how they can enhance your fence.

When it comes to picking out a fence there may be a lot of technical jargon that can be confusing to the first time buyer. It is helpful to have a contractor who is knowledgeable about these things, but it never hurts to be informed. Here are some definitions and discussion of finials on your fence is and how it can enhance your fence. (more…)

Aluminum Fence Maintenance Tips

Saturday, June 24th, 2017
aluminum fence

An aluminum fence is a fence constructed primarily out of the element aluminum, and often puts you in the mind of centuries-old parks and times gone by.

An aluminum fence is a fence constructed primarily out of the element aluminum, and often puts you in the mind of centuries-old parks and times gone by. Due to the metal’s low density and ability to resist corrosion, it has become a popular choice as a lightweight, durable fence and railing structure. Aluminum fencing is used for both commercial and residential use. Aluminum fence is generally available preformed, in a wide variety of styles. It tends to be easy to clean, resists weathering and has low maintenance requirements. It can also be more cost-efficient than comparable materials, such as wrought iron and steel. (more…)

Finding a New Color for Your Deck Railing This Summer

Friday, June 16th, 2017
deck railing

Your deck is bound to see a lot more use now that temperatures are consistently warmer. So when it’s time to put some new life into your deck railing, that process starts with finding a new color for it.

Summer means all sorts of things: lazy days, backyard barbecues, late night bonfires. All of these activities (or lack thereof) are made better when spending that time outdoors. Your deck is bound to see a lot more use now that temperatures are consistently warmer. In some cases, the outside temps might even be scorching. So when it’s time to put some new life into your deck railing, that process starts with finding a new color for it. (more…)

Styles of Ornamental Fence

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Styles of Ornamental Fence

An ornamental fence does more than just make a boundary or keep animals and intruders where they belong.

An ornamental fence does more than just make a boundary or keep animals and intruders where they belong. This type of fence makes a visual statement that speaks volumes, and can anchor the look of your property by serving as a strong focal point. These fences vary in look, statement, texture, color, and material. They can suit many tastes. To learn more about the different types of ornamental fence, read on. (more…)

Getting an Aluminum Fence to Follow Slopes in Your Yard

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
aluminum fence

How can you get your new aluminum fence around natural obstacles in your yard?

Your new aluminum fence is going to face some natural obstacles before installation. These obstacles include slopes, hills, and dips in your yard. How can you get your aluminum fence around these obstacles? In this week’s blog, we present a guide to navigating these obstacles. Please read on to learn more! (more…)