Recent Fencing Articles


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Fencing That's More Than Just Functional

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 03, 2016

Security, privacy, animal-proofing ... there are all kinds of excellent reasons to install a fence on your property. But one quality of fencing that's not so commonly mentioned is its...


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Design a Halloween Fence Display That's Wicked Cool

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 12, 2015

Beware … haunted house ahead! As a dedicated DIYer, you are no doubt already getting into the spirit of the spooky season by decorating your home in a Halloween theme inside...


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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,...