DIY Sagging Fence Gate Repair Guide

Struggling with a fence gate that is starting to sag? Over time, it’s not uncommon for a swinging gate to start to lean or decline. If the gate is two-doored, it likely sags into the middle. If it’s just one door, it probably hangs down lower than it should on the opening end. Not only [...]

By | 2018-07-10T18:53:27+00:00 July 10th, 2018|

The Pros and Cons of Fence-Friendly Vines

Ivy growing along a fence creates a beautiful green wall that’s attractive for any garden. Flowering vines such as clematis and honeysuckle are also popular choices. The texture and depth added by beautiful vines growing along a fence may be the perfect addition to your yard. But, before we get carried away, many property owners [...]

By | 2018-07-05T22:18:23+00:00 June 18th, 2018|

Top 6 Benefits of Installing a Driveway Gate

Imagine efficiently controlling who enters your property. Whether you own a residence or a commercial property, security is a top concern. One of the best ways to quickly and instantly have more control over your property’s security is with the installation of a driveway gate. These beautiful and practical features are becoming ever more common [...]

By | 2018-05-15T18:08:39+00:00 May 15th, 2018|

DIY Guide for Chain Link Fence Top Rail Repair

Chain link fences are widely prized for reasons that include low purchase cost, durability, and preservation of outdoor sightlines. However, despite their toughness, fences in this category can sustain significant damage as a result of fallen tree limbs or other types of accidents. In many cases, damage occurs in the horizontal rail running across the [...]

By | 2018-04-26T19:12:18+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

5 Uses for a Gazebo on your Riverside Property

Gazebos are beautiful garden structures that have been traced back to the Egyptians, who built and enjoyed gazebos over 5,000 years ago. Since then, these outdoor structures have evolved and changed. They have made their way into just about every culture, including in ancient Rome, China and Japan. In the middle ages, the French and [...]

By | 2018-04-03T19:39:07+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|

5 Signs that You Need to Replace Your Wooden Fence

A high quality wooden fence that’s well cared for can last up to 20 years. However, this is the exception rather than the rule, as most fences aren’t made from 100% treated lumber. As with all things, your fence will eventually wear out and need to be replaced. For most fences, this is more likely [...]

By | 2018-03-26T17:13:16+00:00 February 26th, 2018|

5 Imaginative Ways to Decorate your New Fence

Putting up a fence is often one of the finishing touches to our homes. They provide privacy, safety for our pets, and create a complete, cohesive look for our living spaces. Whether it’s the traditional white picket fence or a modern glass wall, we can view fences as a reflection of how we want people [...]

By | 2017-11-30T19:42:15+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|

3 Tips for Removing an Old Fence

Fences do a lot for your property. They help to keep pets and children safe, provide a barrier to people trying to get in, block noise pollution, enhance the look of your property, and more. But sometimes the fence you have just isn’t working. When this happens, you need to remove it. On the surface, [...]

By | 2017-10-16T23:37:22+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

4 Advantages of Barbed Wire and Razor Ribbon Fences

When it comes to your property, you seek to protect it as best as you can. While a simple fence can provide protection from intruders and from animals, you can’t go wrong with additional protection. Barbed wire and razor ribbon fences are popular options for fences, and with good reason. Why? Discover the 4 main [...]

By | 2017-10-13T23:12:57+00:00 September 15th, 2017|

How to Choose the Best Fence for Your Dog

There are many reasons to want a fence for your property, but one of the most common is for securing dogs in the yard. On the surface, this can seem like an easy decision: just pick a fence with small enough slats or other openings that the dog cannot squeeze through and you are good [...]

By | 2017-09-07T19:20:32+00:00 July 25th, 2017|