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Maintaining Perimeter Security in Winter

Friday, November 18th, 2022
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Maintaining your perimeter security in the winter requires durable equipment and a little more attention to your security fence.

The perimeter of any property is its first line of defense, and keeping that line of defense strong during the winter months isn’t always the easiest task. Winter brings darkness, inclement weather, and the intensity of the holiday season. Maintaining tight perimeter security requires counteracting these changes and ensuring that you have proper visibility and a security fence that is in good condition.

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What Kinds of Facilities Should Have Crash-Rated Fencing?

Thursday, November 10th, 2022
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Crash-rated fencing is critical for the safety and security of some facilities, especially those that are intentionally targeted or have hazardous materials.

Perimeter security is critical for many homes and businesses, but there are different levels of security that can be achieved. Crash-rated fencing is one of the best options for high-security fencing and is often only used for certain facilities that need the extra protection from regular threats. This fence is incredibly sturdy, built specifically to withstand the impact of a small truck at various speeds, depending on the rating of the crash-rated fence. It’s the kind of fence you invest in when you need to keep your property intruder-free.

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The Benefits of Razor Wire

Friday, November 4th, 2022
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Razor wire is an excellent way to take a security fence to the next level and ensure the best perimeter protection.

Protecting your property or business is critical, and there are a few different techniques that can be used to make it even more challenging to gain entry. Two of the most common fence toppers are conventional barbed wire and Concertina wire, or razor wire. What are some of the different benefits of Concertina wire? 

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How a Chain Link Fence Can Offer Superior Security

Friday, October 28th, 2022
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Make some simple adjustments to a basic chain-link fence and you’ll end up with a superior security fence for your property.

When it comes to fencing that is affordable, easy to install, and easy to maintain, you cannot beat the chain link fence. Unfortunately, these fences can offer a foothold that makes them slightly easier to climb than other types of fencing – unless you take the right precautions. Here are some of the ways that your chain link fencing can offer superior security.

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The Advantages of Security Fencing

Thursday, October 20th, 2022
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A good security fence is an invaluable asset to many commercial properties due to the extra benefits it provides.

You deserve for your small or large business to be secure and protected. You’ve spent a lot of time mapping out and growing your business. Therefore, it’s logical to take your security measures seriously. 

Security fencing is to the rescue. Not taking security measures with a grain of salt deters wrongdoers and prevents potential problems before they happen. Security fencing allows you to have a protective barrier that can protect your business from break-ins, fraud, and attempted robberies. Here is how your business can benefit from security fencing. 

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The Different Types of Anti-Climb Fencing

Friday, October 14th, 2022
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There are a few different types of anti-climb fencing to be considered if you want to balance privacy with security.

There are many different reasons to install a fence on your property, including keeping your pet from wandering away or adding the perfect white picket fence look. However, some businesses and homeowners prioritize security over everything else. When you need a fence to protect your property around the clock, you need anti-climb fencing. Here are some of the most common types of anti-climb fences you can choose from. 

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Different Bollard Types and the Applications of Each

Friday, October 7th, 2022
Hercules Fence High Security Bollard Applications
There are several bollard applications that are appropriate for various properties with differing needs in traffic control and pedestrian safety.

Bollards are those posts often spotted in commercial environments acting in tandem as the barrier separating a storefront (or any building entrance) from its parking and/or designated vehicle traffic areas. Typically short and steady, these rails may seem a novel variety of “fencing,” owing to their component columns’ disconnection from/space between each other. Regardless, they are an extremely utile and versatile resource.

Although primarily functioning as a means of preemptive protection against the threat of suddenly-veering vehicles, bollards offer a surprisingly large range of (frequently overlapping) features to best suit your specific needs.

Follow along with the handy guide below to learn all about bollard applications and the benefits they can lend your business.

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Fall Maintenance for Your Security Fence

Thursday, September 29th, 2022
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Fall is an important time do some maintenance on your security fence to keep upright and secure during the harsh winter months.

Fall is upon us, and that means we’re going to start experiencing weather that is wet and cold, which is not really a good thing when it comes to your security fence. Security fences are made of metals such as iron, steel, and aluminum, and metal has a tendency to rust and degrade when it gets moist. This means fall and winter, and spring are some of the hardest seasons on your security fence, and it’s important to perform fall maintenance before the weather takes a turn for the worse and takes advantage of any vulnerabilities your fence may have.

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Why Construction Sites Require Temporary Chain-Link Fencing

Friday, September 23rd, 2022
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Construction sites are required to have temporary chain-link fencing for a myriad of reasons.

Construction sites are a ubiquitous sight in any municipal area. Progress marches ever forward in the form of new roads, shopping centers, high-rises, and homes. And every single construction site that you see is going to be surrounded by fencing. Why is that? For starters, codes and laws require temporary fencing around construction sites, but it is required for a variety of reasons. Let’s explore the many benefits of temporary fencing for construction sites to better understand why it is required by law.

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Bollards or Barriers: Which is Better?

Thursday, September 15th, 2022
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Bollards and barriers are both important methods of traffic control, but they serve different purposes.

When it comes to high-security options for managing traffic, there are a couple of possibilities to consider. Which you choose will ultimately depend on what you’re hoping to accomplish with your traffic security. Bollards and barriers both come with their own set of pros and cons that should be considered before you decide which will work best for your property.

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