How to Keep Ivy & Vines from Ruining Your Fence

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Stopping ivy and vines from ruining a fence can be a chore. One of those chores you take on every year and wish there was a better solution. While ivy and vines can enhance a fence, the plants can ruin other ones too. At Fence Supply Online, we get many calls from clients looking [...]

2020-11-02T07:37:48-06:00November 4th, 2020|fence, fence care, fence maintenance, Fence Supply, ivy vine fence problem|Comments Off on How to Keep Ivy & Vines from Ruining Your Fence

4 Fun Facts About Fences You Didn’t Know

Fun facts about fences could fill a page or two. There are many things about fences that you may, or may not, know or even think about as important. When we talk to clients and drop into conversation the odd fact or two, it can help someone see a lot of sense about what [...]

2020-11-02T07:36:26-06:00November 2nd, 2020|fence, fence care, fence design, fence facts, iron fence, Vinyl Fence, Wood Fence|Comments Off on 4 Fun Facts About Fences You Didn’t Know

Cleaning Your Fence: Powerwash or Hand Wash?

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The first step in any maintenance plan is the cleaning of your fence. Do you powerwash or hand wash, that is the question. Some believe powerwashing is the only way to go, while others love the hand wash. At Fence Supply Online we advise a lot of clients on caring for their fences. When [...]

2021-06-28T16:47:14-05:00October 16th, 2020|Boundary fencing, fence, fence care, fence maintenance, Fence Supply, Uncategorized, washing fence|Comments Off on Cleaning Your Fence: Powerwash or Hand Wash?

Four Tips for Winterizing Your Fence Line

When the temperature drops comes the time for winterizing your fence. Where possible, the winterizing should start by the end of fall, but it’s never too late. What you need to do is to get the jobs done properly and leave nothing to chance. How often do we hear of a fence in trouble [...]

2020-10-08T15:58:53-05:00October 14th, 2020|cold weather fence problems, fence, fence care, fence maintenance, winterizing fence|Comments Off on Four Tips for Winterizing Your Fence Line

Paint or Stain? Which Is Best for Your New Fence?

To paint or stain, that is the question. Which is best for your fence though, and which treatment will last longer when applied correctly? Both styles have their fans, and of course, there are plenty of people who have an opinion on which is best for a new fence. At Fence Supply Online we [...]

2020-10-07T08:18:25-05:00October 7th, 2020|fence care, fence stains, Fence Supply, stain and seal fence, staining a fence, staining wood fence|Comments Off on Paint or Stain? Which Is Best for Your New Fence?

Using Fence Armor To Prevent Damaged Posts

Fence Armor

What’s the best type of fence armor to prevent damaged posts? So asked a caller this week. It wasn’t the first time we heard the question, but it’s one we get a lot this time of year. Clients are doing their annual maintenance inspections and are seeing the damage around the foot of the [...]

2020-09-23T10:32:28-05:00September 30th, 2020|Fence Armor, fence care, fence maintenance, Fence Supply, front yard fencing|Comments Off on Using Fence Armor To Prevent Damaged Posts

Tips For Regular Fence Inspections

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Regular fence inspections are essential for the proper maintenance of your fence. They are the best way to protect your investment. It is only by doing regular inspections will you spot the small problems, before they grow into big ones. At Fence Supply Online we get clients asking all the time about fence care. [...]

2020-09-08T08:03:31-05:00September 9th, 2020|avoiding fence rot, fence, fence care, fence inspections, fence maintenance, fence repair|Comments Off on Tips For Regular Fence Inspections

Finding the Right Stain for Your Fence

It is not always easy to find the right stain for your fence. Asking yourself a few questions may help find the answer. Do you change the color of the fence with the stain? Do you need to stain the fence every year? Is one stain better than another for my the wood on [...]

2020-08-10T08:08:51-05:00August 10th, 2020|fence care, Fence finishes, fence stains, stain & seal experts, stain and seal fence, staining a fence, staining wood fence|Comments Off on Finding the Right Stain for Your Fence

Will My Homeowners Insurance Cover Damage to My Fence?

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Homeowners insurance will cover damage to your fence. It may also not do so, and this is something you need to know. There is not any point contacting your insurance company only for them to say: 'sorry bud, your Homeowners insurance doesn't cover the fence.' How do you know? The simple way to find [...]

2020-07-27T09:41:29-05:00July 29th, 2020|fence care, Fence Costs, fence maintenance, fence repair, Fence replacing, homeowners insurance fence|Comments Off on Will My Homeowners Insurance Cover Damage to My Fence?

Prepping Your Wooden Fence For Spring

When you restore the appearance of your fence, you will also protect it for the year. Now that spring has sprung, we all have chores to do on the property. Protecting a wooden fence is always one of the vital chores, and prepping it for spring is one of the bigger ones. If the [...]

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