How to Avoid Wood Warping

Warping wood is a common problem for fences, decks, and any other applications involving wood and exposure to the elements. To avoid wood warping, however, you must first know what it is and what causes it. What Causes Wood to Warp? Wood warping is simply a deformity in wood that often results in bowing and…


Automated Gate Options

Automated gates combine security, convenience, and often style, providing residents throughout Austin with several important benefits. If you’re interested in an automated gate for your Central Texas home, choosing the type of gate for you and your property should be a top priority. Slide Gates Slide gates are the most common type of gates used…

vinyl picket fence in front of green lawn

Vinyl VS Wood Fence

If you’re considering installing a new fence you may have to choose between vinyl and wood. A wood fence over time will take more maintenance than a vinyl fence, but is easier to repair and has a cheaper upfront cost. Vinyl fences stand up to weathering and will keep a freshly painted look longer than a wood fence.

wood boundary fence with lattice top

Boundary Fence

A boundary fence is a fence constructed on a property line between two neighboring plots of land. Because the fence is partially on both of the neighbor’s land, the ownership of the fence is shared. The boundary fence is located right along the property line and is equally in both neighbor’s yards.

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Fence Options for Dogs

If you have any pets, especially dogs, it is important to maintain a safe outdoor area for them to play and exercise in. Alternative fencing options such as invisible fences and shock collar systems may offer an extra boundary for your pet, but they lack the reliability and safety that a conventional fence has.