Fences for Acreages

Fences for Acreages

Fences are usually designed for two purposes: to keep things in and to keep things out. In some cases, they are simply used to designate property lines or to contribute to a fashion statement. When choosing the proper fencing for large plots of land measured in acres,...
Driveway Fencing Ideas

Driveway Fencing Ideas

There are many reasons to consider fencing the driveway of your home or business. From the viewpoint of aesthetics, a long, elegant wall framing the entrance to your home or business is a statement that sculpts the view of your landscape to suit your needs and the...
Watch for Utility Lines Before Building Your Fence

Watch for Utility Lines Before Building Your Fence

Properly installed and maintained fences play an important role in many homeowner’s lives. They help us keep a watchful eye on children and pets. They protect our families, by limiting access to pools and other sensitive or dangerous areas. Those who have a...
Choosing a Fencing Company

Choosing a Fencing Company

When you are choosing a fencing company, you need to take your time. Your fence is one of the defining aspects of the curb appeal of your home. Choosing the right fence and fencing company will make a big difference in the value of your home as well as its appearance....
Ideas for Building the Perfect Backyard Fence

Ideas for Building the Perfect Backyard Fence

By its simplest definition, a fence is a barrier that encloses a certain area. It may be intended to enclose an area, provide privacy or prevent intrusion, but in addition to these simple functions, a fence can be so much more when designed and built properly. The...
Brick House Fence Ideas

Brick House Fence Ideas

Giving your house the best curb appeal starts with the fence. When you have a brick home, you need to choose a fence that enhances, not blocks, those beautiful bricks! With so many choices when it comes to fencing, it takes a special eye to know what works and what...
Best Plants for Fences

Best Plants for Fences

There are plant fences (aka hedge fences), and then there are plants you grow on your fence. In this article, we’ll discuss the latter and give you some ideas on the best plants for the job. But first, let’s address why you shouldn’t get a hedge...
Invisible Pet Fencing Versus Standard Fencing

Invisible Pet Fencing Versus Standard Fencing

The purpose of fencing is to both contain and protect. Standard fencing varies from chicken wire to thick 6 gauge chain link fencing made of steel wire fabric. Livestock owners solved the problem of horses and cows simply pushing through or stomping down fencing with...
Best Types of Fences to Keep Deer Away

Best Types of Fences to Keep Deer Away

Going out to one’s garden in the morning to see that the deer have been at everything, from the flowers to the leaves on a sapling that can’t afford to lose one more leaf to the leafy green vegetables may make even the most pacifist gardener want to pick up a shotgun...