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The Best Stains For Making New Look Old

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“I don’t like the look of the new timber fence,” said one of our customers recently. “Why’s that?” asked the expert dealing with Pete. “The fence just looks too new, and I prefer when it ages a bit,” was Pete’s answer. Making the new fence look old is something Fence Supply Online clients ask [...]

What To Consider Before Staining Wooden Fencing

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“Is staining wooden fencing a good idea?” asked one of our newer clients recently. When looking for a new fence for his ranch, he gave Fence Supply Online a call and after choosing the right fence, he had a few more questions. As with all new customers we stress the care and maintenance of [...]

Five Timeless American Style Fences

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We love our timeless American style fences at Fence Supply Online. It seems too that it is the same with our customers. Both the newbies and our favorite long-term clients all ask for something ‘that bit American’ when looking for a fence style. The subject came up recently over our morning coffee in the [...]

The Most Cost-Effective Way To Upgrade Wooden Fencing

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Is it time to upgrade your wooden fencing? Does that wooden fencing look tired, in need of care and has definitely seen better days? If you are nodding in agreement, then you probably have an old wooden fence on the property. Many of our clients love their wooden fences and will not change, but [...]

How To Build A Split Rail Fence

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A split rail is a very traditional fence on American properties. It involves skills which early settlers used when fencing their land, and it is an easy fence to build. When you know how-to, of course. At Fence Supply Online we often get asked about building split-rail fences as they are a favorite product [...]

How Stain & Seal Experts Fence Stains Prolong Your Fence’s Life

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Any useful tips for giving the fence a longer life? It is a common question at Fence Supply Online.  We have plenty of answers too,  as we know our customers need help in keeping their fence looking as good as day one. Moisture from rain, sleet, snow and ice is a big enemy of [...]

Why Many Stains And Sealers Don’t Stand The Test Of Time

Staining and sealing your fence should be a regular part of your maintenance schedule. The wood needs protecting from rain, wind, ice, damp and the light of the sun. Termites and other insects can make their home in your fence too, eating it from the inside out. The problem a lot of our clients’ [...]

The Best Fencing Styles To Create A Rustic Look Around Your Home

5 Surprising Benefits Of A White Picket Fence

We all love the rustic look around our homes. If you live on a busy street or the edge of town, coming back to a homestead of your own is a real pleasure. A fence can add that extra touch of the genuine rustic feel to your home, garden, and yard. There are quite [...]

7 Tips For Maintaining Your Split Rail Fence

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The beauty of a split rail fence on your property is something every rancher knows well. They also know the importance of maintaining the split rail fence and keeping it like new. At Fence Supply Online we often get inquiries from landowners looking for tips on maintaining a split rail fence. When we are [...]

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,” [...]