Archive for the ‘Maintenance’ Category

6 Chain Link Fence Maintenance Tips

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
A chain link fence free of rust

Chain link fences require regular maintenance in order to remain secure.

Chain link fences are one of the most reliable security fence options on the market. However, every fence needs maintenance to remain durable and effective. Chain link fences require specific care because of their unique style and materials. Before you start maintenance on your chain link fence, remember these helpful tips.  (more…)

Fence Maintenance: Things to Look For When Inspecting Your High-Security Fence

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
Fence Maintenance: Things to Look For When Inspecting Your High-Security Fence

Here are some things to look for when inspecting your high-security fence as part of a fence maintenance routine.

The key to any successful security barrier is consistency. A fence with a bent post, rusted gate, or another weak spot can compromise the security of your entire facility. Because of this, fence maintenance and regular inspections are vital. There are a few things that can indicate problems for metal fences, and you should routinely take time to check your security barriers for these issues. Here are some things to look for when inspecting your high-security fence as part of a fence maintenance routine.

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Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Fence from Rusting

Friday, May 24th, 2019
Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Fence from Rusting

When it comes to choosing the right material for your security or privacy fence, few offer the classic elegance, security, and sturdiness of wrought iron.

When it comes to choosing the right material for your security or privacy fence, few offer the classic elegance, security, and sturdiness of wrought iron. Along with its many benefits, wrought iron fences and railings can last for decades, but even the best-crafted iron will eventually succumb to rust.  This is because rust is a natural reaction between moisture, iron, and oxygen. The good news is that there are different things you can do to protect your wrought iron from the negative impact of rust so you can continue enjoying the beauty and security that wrought iron promises. (more…)

How to Keep Your Iron Fence Rust-Free

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
How to Keep Your Iron Fence Rust-Free

Discover how you can keep your iron fence free of rust!

Iron fences are strong, reliable, stately, and secure. They can be gorgeous additions to any landscape, but some people may shy away from installing them on their property because of a fear of rust. However, the right combination of maintenance habits can keep your iron fence looking beautiful for many years. Follow this guide for keeping the rust off your iron fence. (more…)

How to Tell if You Need To Repair Your Fence

Saturday, February 24th, 2018
How to Tell if You Need To Repair Your Fence

When was the last time you inspected your fence for damage?

Fences are generally low maintenance, but they do require occasional upkeep. It’s important that you’re able to spot exactly what your fence needs so that you aren’t wasting your time and money on the wrong resources. Here are a few ways you can tell if you need to repair your fence. (more…)

4 Fence Landscaping Tips

Friday, January 26th, 2018
4 Fence Landscaping Tips

Keep your fence looking beautiful with these landscaping tips!

Fences are a great way to keep your yard private and enclosed. However, we still want our land to look nice after installing a fence, as the fence itself is not always the cutest addition to the yard. Here are some landscaping tips that will make your new fence look great. (more…)

The Impacts Of Winter Weather on Your Wooden Fence

Friday, January 12th, 2018
The Impacts Of Winter Weather on Your Wooden Fence

Winter weather can disastrous effects on your wooden fence!

Winter is finally here, and for wood fence owners it is a time to take some precaution. Weather conditions are not exactly ideal for wood fences during the winter months. Snow and high winds can easily cause structural damage to a wooden fence. Here are a few weather threats you will want to be mindful during this winter season. (more…)

How to Determine If You Need A New Fence

Friday, January 5th, 2018
How to Determine If You Need A New Fence

Your fence is probably not going to last forever!

Are you a fence owner? It is important to keep in mind that most fences won’t last forever. This is especially the case for non-metal fences. After so many years of withstanding the natural elements, many fences are going to eventually need to be torn down and replaced. It can be difficult to tell when it is time to move on from your existing fence and invest in a new one. Here are some indicators you should always try to keep an eye out for. (more…)

4 Ways To Liven Your Residential Fence

Friday, October 6th, 2017
4 Ways To Liven Your Residential Fence

Don’t settle for a boring fence! Bring some life to it!

A fence can be a great feature to your property. It can add privacy, security, and quite possibly another layer of beauty to your yard. If you are thinking that your fence could use a makeover, you should know there are all sorts of things you can do to jazz it up! Consider the following to enhance your property’s curb appeal by bringing life to your existing fence! (more…)

How to Extend the Life of Your Wooden Fence

Friday, September 22nd, 2017
How to Extend the Life of Your Wooden Fence

Get the most out of your wooden fence with these tips!

Many people love the rustic and natural look of wooden fences. They provide security, privacy, shade, and are perfect for separating your property from the neighbors. But with wooden fences, it’s also easy to tell when they’ve been neglected for some time and are overdue for some maintenance. Take these steps to extend the life of your wooden fence and save yourself some time and money. (more…)