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How to Extend the Life of Wooden Fences

A wood fence is still the most popular type of fence in the US today. Not only does a wood fence give you a sense of privacy, but it is also very economical and adds natural beauty to your property. However, like any other natural materials exposed to rain and sun, wood fences can experience wear and tear. The fence may start to lean, and its posts may start to rot and fall. The good thing is that maintaining a wood fence can be easy and inexpensive.  Continue reading “How to Extend the Life of Wooden Fences”

What Are The Benefits of Trex Fencing?

Fencing provides much-needed protection to many homes. It provides security to your family members and pets by keeping unwanted visitors off of your property. When done right, it can also add value to your home by making your home look more manicured. One of the most sought-after types of fencing is Trez fencing. Trex fencing is made out of synthetic materials composed of recycled and post-consumer waste. Continue reading “What Are The Benefits of Trex Fencing?”

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What to Look For in a Fence Company

Your home and your property are some of your biggest investments, so it is just right to protect them at all costs. Did you know that there are more than 3,000 burglaries each day? This means that a burglary is committed every 30 seconds. Installing fences is one way to provide security and privacy to your property. While some homeowners consider fence installation as one of the DIY projects that they can easily; calling professional fence installers to do the job for you is better because of their wide knowledge of the project. You just have to find the right company for you. Continue reading “What to Look For in a Fence Company”

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7 Common Fence Problems

Homeowners install fences to enclose their property and provide privacy and protection to everything inside the perimeter–your garden, pets, belongings, and your family. And just like any part of your house, fences aren’t indestructible. A well-built fence typically lasts from 15 to 20 years. However, with 24/7 exposure to environmental elements such as rain and sun’s heat, your fence may experience some issues that need immediate attention.

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New Year, New Fence

A new year has begun. For some people, going into the New Year means the opportunity to start over again or correct their mistakes. Some also find this time to be the perfect opportunity to upgrade or replace things, especially in their homes. During the New Year, home improvement projects become a common plan. One of the most common projects during the New Year is getting a new fence.

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Is Your Deck Ready To Withstand This Winter Season?

With the first snowfall of the year already underway, it is a clear sign that winter is here. Is your deck ready for the colder season? The harsh winter weather can cause havoc to your deck, especially on its boards, railings, and finish. The changing temperature, freezing and melting of the snow, and moisture can peel and fade the paint on your deck, encourage pest infestations, promote rusting, and can even cause damage to the structure of your deck.

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When to Replace Your Wooden Fence

Wooden fences are a common addition to many homes. It can add security and privacy to your property and can even last for as long as 20 years if maintained properly. Wooden fences are also flexible and compliment any home architectural and landscaping design; thus, increasing your home’s curb appeal. However, wooden fences aren’t indestructible and require routine maintenance to keep it functioning well. Aside from being an eyesore, an unmaintained wood fence also poses safety risks to you and your family. 

When it comes to wooden fence maintenance, the most common question you will encounter is whether to have it repaired or replaced. So, how will you know that it is time to replace your wooden fence? Below are the warning signs that your wooden fence needs replacement. 

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