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Do your kids spend most of the summer outside running around in the yard? Learn how having a fence can improve curb appeal while also making things safer.

3 Tips For Mule-Proof Fencing

15 July 2016
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If you have mules, you know that they are pretty smart creatures. You also know that they are very independent. They may not want to stay where you want them to. To that end, you need to have some pretty strong fencing, and you may need to come up with some tricks of your own to keep the mules where they belong.  Electric Fence One thing you can do is to install an electric fence. Read More …

Mistakes To Avoid With An Electric Fence Installation

12 July 2016
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Electrical fencing is useful in a number of situations, including keeping livestock on your property and intruders out. Unfortunately, mistakes during installation of the fencing can render it useless and even become a safety hazard. To help ensure your fencing is installed correctly, here are some of the most common mistakes that are made and what you and your installer can do to avoid them.  Using the Wrong Insulators Since your fence is electric, insulation of the wires connected to and from it is important. Read More …

Building A Fence For Your Dog: Things To Consider

5 July 2016
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Owning a dog means you have to make sure they are protected at all times, especially when they are in your yard. Building a fence to keep your dog contained and safe is a priority, and you want to make sure your fence is climb and dig-proof. As you build a fence around your dog's needs, keep the following things in mind. Privacy If your dog likes to bark at everything that moves, you may not have a lot of luck putting in a classic chain link fence. Read More …

How To Privatize Your New Chain Link Fence

5 July 2016
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Installing a new chain link fence should increase your overall property value and enhance your household's overall sense of security. You should find that your chain link fencing holds up well to various weather conditions throughout the year and will need minimal extensive repairs or replacements as time goes on. However, chain link fencing isn't very effective when it comes to providing your property with some privacy. Luckily, you can privatize your new chain link fence using one of the following options: Read More …

Limit Damage To Your Wood Fencing This Summer With 3 Easy Tips

4 July 2016
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With the arrival of summer, your landscaping will likely have different elements affected due to an increased amount of sun and other factors associated with the weather. If you have wood fencing surrounding a property, it's a good idea to look into what kinds of damages can happen during this season. By knowing what to expect, you can help reduce the likeliness that damage occurs to wood fencing with the following tips. Read More …

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A Safe Place for Kids to Play

When I was a kid, one of my favorite things to do was just spend time outside. After school ended each day or during the summer, I always headed outside in order to play with my friends. We enjoyed playing games like tag and duck, duck, goose. Unfortunately, our enthusiasm for our games sometimes caused us to run dangerously close to the road in front of the house. While the side of the house was fenced in, the front of the home was not. A good, sturdy fence would have prevented playing kids like me from getting too close to the busy street. On this blog, I hope you will discover the safety benefits of installing a fence completely around a home. Enjoy!