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Choosing The Right Fence

When we bought our house, we weren't sure if we could afford to install a fence. I was concerned that a vinyl version would be too much, which is why I didn't ask for bids on them for awhile. However, a friend of mine suggested a really incredible fence contractor, and it was incredible to talk with him. He came over and walked us through our different options, and he kept our budget in mind. After the fence was up, we had peace of mind knowing that our children were safe in our yard. This blog is dedicated to helping new homeowners choose a great fence the first time around.

Three Ways To Use Decorative Picket Fencing In Your Backyard

Fences are commonly seen as tools to keep others out of your yard or to add privacy, but they can also be used as a decorative element. Low, 2 or 3-foot picket fences, in particular, can add a quaint, cottage-like appearance to your yard. Here are three fun and easy ways to use a low picket fence to enhance your landscaping design. Divide the Lawn Into Sections Do you use your yard for two different purposes? Read More 

Three Tips For Getting The Most From Your New Wood Fence

Having a wood fence can be an aesthetically pleasing way of enhancing the security of your property. Unfortunately, it can be a common mistake for individuals to overlook some of the basic care needs that a wood fence will have. As a result, they may find that their fences are more prone to suffering extensive damages. If you have recently added a wood fence or purchased a home with one, you might want to consider the following few tips to help you avoid some common sources of damage. Read More 

Need A Privacy Fence Quickly? What Are Your Least Expensive Options?

Whether you have a nosy neighbor who won't stop peering at you through the windows or a feisty dog who has trouble staying within the confines of your yard, you're likely to need a solid perimeter privacy fence sooner rather than later. However, if a brand new fence just isn't in your home improvement budget this year, you may wonder whether your only options include taking out a home equity loan or otherwise going into debt to finance a potentially expensive project. Read More 

Replacing A Run-Down Fence

Your home's exterior can have a significant impact on its overall value. Many things contribute to a home's curb appeal, but few play as vital a role as a well-maintained fence. If you notice that your fence is looking a little run-down, it's probably time to think about replacing it with a newer fencing product. Here are three tips you can use to ensure your new fence is installed smoothly. Read More 

4 Common Types Of Fencing Material

If you're looking to spruce up your lawn's aesthetic appeal, then look no further than erecting a fence. The type of material from which your fence is constructed will give your home a variety of different feels. If you're looking for classic Americana, then look no further than wood fencing. If you're looking to access a new Gothic look, then perhaps wrought iron fencing is what you need. Bamboo Bamboo fencing is becoming increasingly popular, especially on the west coast. Read More