Archive for the ‘Aluminum Fencing’ Category

Uncovering Myths About Aluminum Fences

Friday, September 1st, 2017
Uncovering Myths About Aluminum Fences

Today we are breaking down some of the most common myths about aluminum fences.

Aluminum fences are some of the most durable, flexible, and popular options on the market today. While many homeowners and business owners love aluminum fences for all of those reasons, there are still many lingering myths about aluminum. Are aluminum fences really all that they are cracked up to be? Today we are breaking down some of the most common myths about aluminum fences. (more…)

Reasons You Should Consider Getting an Aluminum Fence

Friday, August 11th, 2017
Reasons You Should Consider Getting an Aluminum Fence

An aluminum fence can save you time and money, especially when it comes to installation.

Are you thinking about getting a new fence installed? Maybe your old fence has finally given way due to wild summer weather. Aluminum fences can save you time and money, especially when it comes to installation. Here are some great reasons why you should consider getting an aluminum fence. (more…)

Aluminum Fence Maintenance Tips

Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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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…)

Getting an Aluminum Fence to Follow Slopes in Your Yard

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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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…)

Different Types of Aluminum Fence Posts

Friday, March 31st, 2017
Different Types of Aluminum Fence Posts

Read on to learn more about the different types of aluminum fence posts.

Aluminum and iron fencing are different for a number of reasons. One of these is that aluminum fence posts are specialized to serve different functions. There are actually a few different kinds of aluminum fence posts, used in different situations to help keep a fence standing tall and strong. The five types are end post, corner post, line post, gate end post, and blank post. Read on to learn more about the different types of aluminum fence posts. A properly installed combination of most of these is key to a successful fence installation. (more…)

How Landscaping Can Protect Your Aluminum Fence

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Did you know you could use landscaping to protect your aluminum fence?

Keeping your residential face in great condition is crucial to ensuring it protects your home, keeps your family safe, and keeps your property secure. One of the easiest ways to keep your aluminum fence in good condition is by using your landscaping! There are many different ways that your landscaping can protect your aluminum fence, and here are three of our favorites. (more…)

What Distinguishes Aluminum and Iron Fences?

Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Both aluminum and iron are durable fencing options.

When you are trying to pick the perfect fencing material for your residential or commercial property, it can be tricky to wade through all of the options and their various pros and cons. Aluminum and iron fences are both known for their strength and versatility, but how exactly do they differ? (more…)

Common Aluminum Fence Myths

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
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Aluminum fences have a very long lifespan.

If you are considering a fence for your property and are leaning toward aluminum fence, you may have come across some conflicting information. In fact, there are quite a few aluminum fence myths and misconceptions floating around. Read on to sort out fiction and fact when it comes to aluminum fence. (more…)

Tips for Winterizing Your Fence this Fall

Friday, November 4th, 2016
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Is your fence ready for winter weather?

Autumn and winter rain storms take quite the toll on metal fence hardware. For example, once rust sets in and gates fall out of alignment, latches will fail to close without manual assistance. A properly maintained fence adds value and security to your home, but a fence that has been allowed to deteriorate is a liability. And unlike a leaking roof, your fence won’t constantly remind you that it needs to be fixed. It’s a good idea to consult a professional fencing contractor for minor repairs or replacements, but there are a few steps you can take to preserve your fence’s appearance and functionality. Here are a few tips for winterizing your fence this fall. (more…)

Give Your Fence a Story with Custom Scrollwork

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Custom scrollwork can imbue your fence with a unique personality.

Custom scrollwork and accessories are small changes in your fence that can completely alter the overall look and imbue your fence with a distinct personality. These ornamental touches and embellishments have long been  used as a way to add directive dimension to fencework. If you’re looking to make your home or business stand out, why not consider adding scrollwork to your aluminum fence? (more…)