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Steel Privacy Fence Panels Protect Your Privacy and Stand Strong

A couple I know is famous in my circle of friends for the parties they throw. They’re genial folks, and the parties at their house are low key and still manage to be a lot of fun. Recently, though, the ancient, mostly broken-down wooden privacy fence in their backyard has caused an unusual problem during…

DIY Wrought Iron Fences Should Be Easy to Install

You probably know someone like my aunt. She’s the sort of person who has to have everything high class and properly done. In other words, she’s the type who keeps two living rooms–one is reserved for receiving guests and is kept immaculate and the other is for family…and is also kept immaculately clean. Now that…

Decorative Garden Fence Ideas: Enhanced Wrought Iron Offers Low Maintenance Charm

Some of the earliest and happiest memories of my life were formed in an English garden. The look and feel of the finial-topped wrought iron pickets, set in the midst of rhododendrons, camellia, and boxwood hedges, is burnished deep into my mind. It was in that garden, reading books on design and architecture, that I…

A Heavy Duty Security Fence Protects Property, Customers, and Employees

A neighbor who used to live below my old apartment had his rare imported Honda stolen straight out of the parking lot one night. The gate to the lot was broken, and open, and it rendered the perimeter fence around the apartments useless. He was eventually forced to admit that he was never going to…

Rackable Steel Fence Panels Adjust to Sloping Yards

I spent my summers at a camp by a lake when I was a kid. The family that owned the camp owned most of the land surrounding the lake save for one plot that was privately owned. We used to cut through this private property when we found ourselves at either end of the camp,…

DIY Fence Panel Installation Saves Homeowners the Cost of a Contractor

When my friend and his wife bought their starter home, it came with a traditional wooden privacy fence in the backyard. A few years into owning the home, the fence started to get noticeably crooked. When my friend looked into the cost of replacing the fence, he was astonished by how expensive it would be,…

Modular Fence Panels Make Installation Easy

Last year, a couple of big storms came through knocking down a lot of fences. This led to a number of exposed backyards and loose dogs in the neighborhood. It also led to a bonanza of weekend side work picking up debris and repairing or replacing downed fences. For the most part, these fences were…

Strong Fences for School Playgrounds Help Keep Kids Safe

When I was in elementary school, I rejoiced in an unexpected day off because vandals had broken into my school and trashed the place. When I was in high school, I got another unplanned day off because the suspects in a shooting had gone to ground in the woods around the railroad tracks behind the…