Reasons To Choose Composite Wood For Your Front Yard Picket Fence
15 March 2017
A picket fence is the ideal fence for your front yard. It may even be one of the few fence styles allowed for a front yard by your local codes. That's because they have spaces between the pickets so you can see through them and because they are typically much shorter than a backyard fence. Instead of blocking your yard from sight, they add a decorative touch. The only problem is the usual picket fence made from wood requires a lot of maintenance, and since the fence is in your front yard, you have to stay on top of upkeep.
Maintenance Tips For Natural Woods And Hardwood Materials For Outdoors And Fencing
9 March 2017
Custom wood features are common in landscaping, porches, and exteriors of homes. Many of these features may be built with special treated materials, but other untreated lumber is also often used. If you want unique custom features for your home, you may want to consider using domestic hardwoods and other timber for these features, which all will require special care. Here are some maintenance tips for the different wood materials on the exterior of your home:
How To Get Your Dog Used To An Invisible Fence
2 March 2017
Installing an invisible fence is a great way to keep your dog in the yard without changing the appearance of your landscaping. The hard part is that there's a bit of a learning curve. During the first few weeks with your invisible fence, you'll need to take steps to get your dog used to the fence and train him not to breach the boundaries it establishes. Here's a good way to do that:
4 Myths About Vinyl Fences Busted
28 January 2016
If you've been thinking about installing a fence, you probably know you have a lot of options and styles to choose from, to the point that it can seem overwhelming. And it can be especially difficult if you don't get the facts, particularly when it comes to vinyl fences. The truth is vinyl has changed a lot in recent years and holds up better than many consumers would expect. So no matter what you've heard, here are the top four myths of vinyl fencing, busted for good.