Improving Our Yard With A Fence

Installing Cedar Wood Fencing For Your Home: 3 Tips To Keep Deer Out

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Although deer are majestic and beautiful to look at, they can wreak quite a bit of havoc on your gardens by eating up your harvest and damaging your plants. Installing fencing around the perimeter of your property can help keep deer out. Cedar wood fencing is easy to install and a great option, as most deer tend to avoid jumping over barriers and fences that they can’t see through. With that said, this article will look at 3 tips on how you can enhance the effectiveness and ability of the cedar wood fencing you’ve installed to...

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3 Essential Tools for DIY Roof Repair

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While basic tools like a hammer, tape measure, and pry bar are required for almost any roofing job, there are a few specialized tools you may need to invest in if you will be doing any serious DIY roof repair. Here are three tools that you should have at the ready when you begin a roof repair project. Adjustable Ladder The rest of your tools will be useless if you don’t have a safe and convenient way of getting onto your roof. If your current ladder is wobbly, has visible rust, or otherwise feels unsafe, your first priority should be...

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8 Electric Gate Safety Tips for the Mechanically Challenged or Overwhelmed

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The world is full of seemingly complicated power gadgets and gizmos you probably shy away from if you don’t consider yourself to be mechanically inclined; however, if you’re having an electronic gate installed on your property, you simply have to overcome some of your shyness. Fear not, though, as these very useful devices are easy to keep up with and usually simple to operate. For safety’s sake, you must overcome your inhibitions and learn a little bit about the new fixture at the end of your driveway. Here’s the...

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Understanding And Maintaining Your Home’s Aluminum Fence

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If you currently own a home with an aluminum fence, you most likely enjoy having a safe, enclosed area of your backyard for children and pets. However, depending on the fencing material, the addition of a fence offers a multitude of surprising benefits. If your fence is constructed out of a powder-coated aluminum, you may not understand the beneficial aspects of this durable and attractive material. With this guide, you will understand the enormous physical and financial benefits of aluminum fencing and learn how to clean and maintain this...

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Protecting Your Garden From Being Eaten: 3 Tips To Enhance Effectiveness Of Electronic Deer Fences

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If you’ve spent a considerable amount of time caring for and nourishing your garden, one of the last animals you want to see around your property are deer. Although elegant and grand in nature, deer can do a considerable amount of damage to your garden, as they eat away everything you’ve worked so hard on throughout the year. The only way to keep deer off of your property is to install fences. While chain link and even barbed wire fences are an option, the average deer can clear a fence that is 12 feet high. To ensure that your...

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2 Ways To Dog-Proof Your Backyard Fence

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Your backyard fence provides you and your home with added privacy and creates a safe place for your dog to play outside. Unfortunately, if your dog learns how to dig or squeeze underneath your backyard fence line, they will be exposed to dangers outside your yard. Here are two methods you can use to help make your backyard fence escape-proof to keep your furry friend safe.  Reinforce With Rebar If your backyard is fenced in with a chain link fence, you don’t need to replace the chain link to prevent your dog from squeezing under...

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Why You Should Choose A Bamboo Fence For Your Property

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If you live in a neighborhood where the homes sit close together, then you may have very little privacy when enjoying your back yard. If this is a concern of yours, then a high fence can help to provide you with the privacy you need. If you want the fence to be aesthetically pleasing as well, then consider speaking with a fence company about having a bamboo fence installed. Bamboo fences are not only beautiful, but they have other benefits as well. It Is An Environmentally Friendly Material If you keep up on news stories and information...

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Capture the Charm of a Victorian Garden with Wrought-Iron Fencing

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When you buy a house that was originally built in the last half of the 19th century, you surround yourself with history. Preserving its Victorian-era character can be a challenge. With careful remodeling, the house can be retrofitted with a modern heating and cooling system, upgraded plumbing and electrical wiring, and better insulation than were present when the house was originally built. The exterior appearance can be painted in popular colors from the era, and energy-efficient replacement windows are available in designs that were...

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4 Ways To Infuse Chain Link Fences With Garden Areas

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Chain link fences have the affordability and easy installation that makes them ideal for many homes and property. While these fences are cost effective, the metal finish and industrial look may not blend into a garden area as naturally as you’d like. Luckily, you can still stick with the durability and costs of a chain link fence while helping the fence design flow naturally with garden areas. Not only will you have extra protection from pets and animals, but the fenced-in areas will add a nice touch to your landscape. As you consult...

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