Recent Fencing Articles


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Fantastic Fences Without That Fenced-In Feeling

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 23, 2015

Does the idea of a fence around your yard make you feel ... well ... fenced in? Some homeowners like a nice neat boundary to mark exactly where their property ends and their neighbor's...


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5 Multitasking Tips for Your Garden Fence

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 08, 2015

We all know the basic reasons to install a fence -- marking a property line, ensuring privacy, keeping children and pets safe, and so on. But summer seems like the time to unleash our...


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FAQ: Install a Fence *and* Keep Your Neighbors Happy

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 07, 2015

Border disputes have been the trigger for many a ferocious battle among nations. And installing a fence has, unfortunately, soured many a previously friendly relationship between neighbors,...


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Versatile Vinyl Latticework for Fences … and More!

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 25, 2015

Sometimes it's the little touches that make the biggest difference. Savvy homeowners know that this is particularly true when it comes to decorating, both interior and exterior. Careful...


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Fence Maintenance and Repair

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 17, 2015

Your fence takes quite a beating over the winter. It's continually exposed to wind, rain, and snow, not to mention freeze-thaw cycles and underground shifts. So spend some time now...