Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

  • Why Vinyl-Coated Chain Link Fencing Is Ideal For Playgrounds

    Chain link fencing can be found surrounding many playgrounds and other areas that are designed for use by children. If you're planning the design and set-up of a playground, such as if you're building one on your school's property or in your neighborhood, you'll probably want to install a fence around the premises to help keep kids safe. Instead of just choosing traditional chain link fencing, though, you may want to explore the idea of installing vinyl-coated chain link fencing.

  • Three Signs You Need Fence Repairs

    Your fence can serve a variety of functions in your yard all at once, from acting as a barrier to keep your pets in your yard to serving as a privacy and security screen to keep intruders (and the view of your neighbors) out of your yard. However, no matter what purpose your fence fulfills in your yard, it is subjected to a wide variety of stresses due to weather exposure.

  • 4 Chain Link Fence Maintenance Mistakes To Avoid

    For many homeowners, chain link fencing is a practical option because it is not only affordable but does a great job at containing pets and establishing property lines. Still, if you're planning on having a chain link fence installed shortly or have recently had one put in, there are some important maintenance mistakes you'll want to avoid. Otherwise, you could end up needing costly repairs or premature fence replacement. 1. Ignoring Rust and Corrosion

  • Building A Fence With Security In Mind

    When the goal of a fence is to provide security to your yard, you need to think differently than just the aesthetics of the material. There are other factors that you'll need to consider when it comes to keeping others out. If not, your fence may not be effective at doing what it is supposed to do. Here are a few tips for building a fence with the intention of security.

  • Contemporary Designs For Your Modern-Style Fence

    Most people find a white picket fence charming. However, if you have a modern-style home, such a traditional fence might not match. Instead, you'll want a more contemporary design. Whether installing a fence for privacy or to designate your property line, choose a modern style that complements your home. Modern Update on a Privacy Fence Privacy can be an issue if you live on a street corner or simply want to keep your outdoor activities to yourself.

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    Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

    I love my dog, but my dog loves my neighbor's yard. My adopted Labrador needs hours of playtime each day to stay fit, but she used to be a master of escaping no matter how close of an eye I kept on her. After a few too many holes dug in flower beds, I splurged on a tall chain link fence and finally ended her romps on other properties. Now my neighbors smile and wave when we meet in our shared driveway instead of giving me a wary look. Sharing my new found love for fences is just one way I hope to give back to others.