Posts Tagged ‘fences’

Best Fences for Resale Value

Friday, September 15th, 2017
Best Fences for Resale Value

It’s important to look ahead in life and plan for what’s coming down the road in many aspects. This planning includes the fences you might choose for your home.

It’s important to look ahead in life and plan for what’s coming down the road in many aspects. This planning includes the fences you might choose for your home. If you are planning to resell your home, don’t just pick a fence for today, but one that will positively impact your resale value in the future. Read on to learn more about what types of fences can help you achieve this goal. (more…)

Tools for Your Next Fencing Project

Friday, September 8th, 2017
Tools for Your Next Fencing Project

Your basic fencing project only requires a handful of tools and skills, so the DIY approach is appealing to handy homeowners and those looking to save some cash.

Building your own fence can be one of the most satisfying home improvement projects you ever complete. Not only is it satisfying in a productive DIY-sense, making your own repairs is immensely beneficial, adding value to your home for years to come. Your basic fencing project only requires a handful of tools and skills, so the DIY approach is appealing to handy homeowners and those looking to save some cash. If you’re getting started with fencing your home, you will need some simple supplies and equipment to help you install and maintain your fence. Depending on the type of fencing project, you might need only some of these tools; but for larger areas such as farmland, you may need heavy machinery as well. (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…)

How to Pick the Best Fence Post Caps for Your Fence

Friday, August 4th, 2017
How to Pick the Best Fence Post Caps for Your Fence

Often, fence post caps are mistaken for purely decorative ornaments.

Often, fence post caps are mistaken for purely decorative ornaments. The tops of your fence are incredibly vulnerable, and choosing the best fence post caps can protect your fence. What are your different choices? Here are just a few different options to choose from when it comes to fence post caps.     (more…)

Fix It or Forget It: The Value of Repairing Your Metal Fence

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Fix It or Forget It: The Value of Repairing Your Metal Fence

Your metal fence can keep your home safe for many years. But there comes a time when it won’t be as reliable as it once was.

Your metal fence can keep your home safe for many years. But there comes a time when it won’t be as reliable as it once was. As valuable and long-lasting as wrought iron and aluminum fences are, they won’t last forever. Mother Nature and Father Time can wear down your fences, making them vulnerable. If your metal fence becomes vulnerable, it provides a golden opportunity for intruders to stroll onto your property. Likewise, your kids and your pets could wander off without you knowing about it. When you’re looking to fix up your metal fence, here’s what to keep in mind as you strive for your goal. (more…)

How to Repair a Chain Link Fence

Friday, July 7th, 2017
How to Repair a Chain Link Fence

Whether it is because of decay or an accident caused by a tool or an animal, repairing a chain link fence is pretty simple to accomplish.

It is possible that a chain link fence may need to be repaired at one point during its life. Whether it is because of decay or an accident caused by a tool or an animal, repairing a chain link fence is pretty simple to accomplish. (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…)

How to Clean a Rusted Chain Link Fence

Monday, January 30th, 2017
chain link fences

Chain link fences can eventually rust.

While chain link fence can last for decades, some wear and tear is inevitable as it faces the elements. No material lasts forever, and over time chain link fence can become discolored, rusted, which can make the fence look old and dilapidated. If you have noticed that your chain link fence is looking less than its best, read on to learn how to clean rusted chain link fence. (more…)

Fencing Estimators for Your Property

Sunday, September 20th, 2015
Fencing for your property

An estimator will help you choose a fence by looking at several different features of your property.

When you are thinking about installing a fence for your property, the first step is to hire a fence estimator to come to your property. The fencing estimator will tell you what kind of fence is possible for your property and how many feet of fencing you will need. But what do they exactly do? Well, let’s talk about what they are looking for on your property. (more…)

Choosing a Custom Iron Fence

Monday, July 20th, 2015
Custom iron fence

Add just the right touch of iron to your home with a custom iron fence!

When you want to add another touch to your home, you can’t go wrong with a custom iron fence that adds just the right sense of elegance to the property. What are the other benefits of adding an iron fence to your property line? (more…)