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Is The White Picket Fence Still The All American Dream?

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If you haven’t got a dream then how can you make a dream come true? So goes the line of a favorite song, and the dream of the white picket fence is still a popular one. We see it in movies, TV programs and in art, as well as read of the white picket [...]

Preparing Your Ground For Post Hole Digging

‘Failing to prepare is like preparing to fail,’ as someone once said. This is so very true when it comes to fencing, and many DIY jobs fail due to a lack of preparation. An essential part of any fencing project is preparing the ground for post hole digging. There are a few parts to [...]

How To Plan Your DIY Fence Project

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A friend rang one day last spring. “I want to put up a fence,” Paul said, “and I want to it to be a DIY project.” Now DIY and Paul are not two words I would put together, and I said he would have to plan it properly to succeed. “What is the best [...]

5 Tips For Landscaping With Low Fences

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One of our long-term clients contacted us recently with a low fence problem. The front of their property leads onto a popular street and restrictions in the area are tight. Our client was looking for advice on landscaping with low fences. “We want to have a nice garden which fits with the low fence,” [...]

Ultimate Fencing Cheat Sheet

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Nobody likes a cheat now do they? However, when it comes to making a DIY job go easier, I think anyone will welcome a workaround. I know when I'm on the job any piece of advice from an old hand is more than welcome. Think of a fencing cheat sheet as a good way [...]

Don’t Do This When Installing Your New Fence

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Rookie fencing mistakes sounds like the title of a good TV show. Definitely one I would watch on a rainy afternoon with all the yard work finished for the season. There are many rookie fencing mistakes to avoid and some might only cause a bit of laughing among those watching, [...]

2018-12-03T22:11:20-05:00September 14th, 2018|Boundary fencing, Fence Costs, Fence Supply, How To Install a Fence, Landscaping, simple fence, zone ordinance committee|Comments Off on Don’t Do This When Installing Your New Fence

6 Great Ways To Incorporate Fences Into Your Backyard

Our home is lovely, but until recently the backyard was a bit neglected and in need of some tender loving care. My wife Lisa was always complaining about it. “It looks terrible,” she’d say “I wish we could do something with it.” Earlier this summer we put a little bit of money into the [...]

How To Make Simple Fences Look More Elegant

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Ah, the simple fence. It is always there. Running around the backyard keeping your family, pets and home safe and sound through many a winter, spring, summer and fall. If you treat a fence well, it will serve you for years upon years. How about dressing-up that fence a bit? Why not have it [...]

2018-12-03T22:07:25-05:00July 20th, 2018|Cheap Vinyl Fence, Color Vinyl Fence, Commercial Fence Options, Deck Decorative Caps, Fence Supply, simple fence, Solar Lights|Comments Off on How To Make Simple Fences Look More Elegant