Wood vs. Iron Fences

Privacy, protection, beautification and increased home value are some of the main reasons to get a fence, and you can achieve all of them with either wood or iron fencing. However, each type has its pros and cons. Characteristics of Wood Fencing As one of the most popular fencing materials, wood styles include ranch, post…

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Understanding Different Types of Pickets

Picket fences feature a traditional style of fencing that involves wooden planks attached to a rail with gaps between them. A picket fence is therefore perfect for marking out boundaries, protecting your yard, enhancing privacy, and increasing the aesthetic value of your property. Because they blend in seamlessly and do not obstruct the view completely,…

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Benefits of Privacy Fences

Even though you probably have a healthy relationship with your next-door neighbors, you may have recently wondered whether it would be wise to install a privacy fence. It’s not like you want to shut out your neighbors or see less of their smiling faces. The fact is that many of your other neighbors have opted…

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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…

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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…

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