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Simple Strategies for Keeping Your Chain Link Fence Looking Its Best

Chain link fences are pretty durable, but since they are exposed to the elements 24/7, a little maintenance is necessary from time to time. Every few months, walk along the boundary of the fence and ...
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Is Your Yard Ready for Your Fence Installation?

Much of the preparation work for installing a new fence will be done while the professionals prepare your estimate. They’ll determine how much material is needed, how deep to dig the post holes, ...
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How to Select the Right Privacy Fence

Privacy fences must serve multiple purposes. To be effective, they should improve the home’s security, contribute positively to the aesthetics of the property, and of course, give the family ...
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Can You Paint a Chain Link Fence?

Chain link fences make excellent dog fences. They’re also ideal for keeping wildlife out of gardens. You can paint the chain link to make it blend in better with the rest of your property. ...
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Increasing Your Curb Appeal with Ornamental Iron Fencing

Owning a home is the American dream. One of the many benefits of homeownership is the ability to customize your property any way you wish—as long as it’s in compliance with local codes, of ...
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Can You Grow Shrubs Along a Chain Link Fence?

There are many advantages to installing a chain link fence around your property. They are sturdy, secure, and low-maintenance. Plus, they’re incredibly durable. But many homeowners decide that ...
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Factors to Consider When Choosing the Perfect Fence

Your perfect fence isn’t the same as anyone else’s perfect fence. Each home and yard is unique, and so are each family’s preferences. To ensure that you’ll be satisfied with ...
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The Benefits of Installing a Decorative Iron Fence

Decorative iron fences —also often referred to as ornamental iron and wrought iron—are some of the most sought-after types of fencing available. They are both practical and aesthetically ...
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Check Out These Beautiful Iron Gate Designs from Around the World

If you’re interested in giving your property renewed curb appeal, then consider an iron fence. These kinds of fences always make a statement and can be constructed in any style and design you ...
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Answering Frequently Asked Questions About Automatic Gates

Automatic gates provide security and aesthetic appeal to a range of properties. Because these kinds of gates are available in different designs, sizes, and operating styles, they can be suitable for ...
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Ornamental Iron Pool Fences Are Both Decorative and Functional

Pool fences are an important backyard safety feature for families with kids. If you’re preparing for backyard pool installation and want to know about your options for pool fencing, then ...
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Get the Facts on Chain Link Fencing

Do you need fencing and wonder if a chain link fence may be the right choice for you? If so, then read on to learn some facts about this type of fencing. Chain link fencing has many uses. The ...
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Use This App to Find Fence Design Inspiration

Whether you’re getting ready to install a pool fence, yard enclosure, or some other type of fencing product, choosing the right fence type and style can help ensure that you will be happy with ...
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Avoid These Common Curb Appeal Mistakes

How your home looks from the street can say more than you think! From fencing and front doors to landscaping and lighting, keep reading to learn about some common curb appeal mistakes that ...
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Why You Shouldn't Delay Fence Repair

Your fence won’t fix itself, and it will just continue to take away from your curb appeal as you let it sit in disrepair. Fixing your fence quickly will prevent problems from becoming more ...
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Factors to Consider When Planning for New Fence Installation

An old, decrepit fence takes away from your curb appeal and can ultimately become an eyesore. If your property is overdue for a new fence, think about what you want out of it. You need to think about ...
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Ornamental Iron Fence Design Inspiration

An ornamental iron fence can be as practical as it is aesthetic, and it can give your home a vastly different look, depending on the style. If you’re thinking about adding an iron fence to your ...
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Exploring Some of the Top Uses for Fencing

Fences have been used for a multitude of reasons throughout American history, and they’ve become a staple of our society in the process. You can use a fence to make your property look better, ...
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Which Style of Automatic Gate Should I Choose?

When you build a fence around your property, you will also need to create a functional and durable gate design. In order to make it simple and easy to get in and out of your driveway, consider ...
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Smart Strategies for Improving Your Home's Curb Appeal

When you are getting ready to sell your home, you will need to make sure that your property has plenty of curb appeal. Curb appeal is a term that is used to describe the overall impression that your ...
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How a Professional Can Repair a Damaged Top Rail on a Chain Link Fence

A chain link fence will provide your property with exceptional security and durability. While this type of fencing is known for its long lasting performance, there may come a time when you need to ...
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What Can Cause a Tilted Fence Post?

When you build an iron fence on your property, you can rest assured that your new fence will be designed to last throughout the years and seasons. Over time, however, certain conditions can cause your ...
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Easy Ways to Improve Your Home's Security

Having a secure home is essential for the safety and wellbeing of your family. If you are seeking a simple and effective method for boosting your home’s security, without investing in a costly ...
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A Look at the Fence Installation Process

An iron fence will provide your home with decades of security and style. In this video from Bob Vila, you will take a closer look at the process of installing an iron fence. In order to build an iron ...
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Are There Permit Requirements for Residential Fencing in San Jose?

Constructing a fence can add style, value, and security to your property. Before you hire a fencing contractor to build a new fence on your property, however, you will need to ensure that your plans ...
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