How to Clean a Cedar Fence

Whether you’re preparing to stain your fence, or just want to remove the buildup of dirt, mold and mildew, cleaning your cedar fence doesn’t have to be difficult. Depending on the time you want to invest in cleaning the fence and how much buildup you have to remove, you can choose to use a pressure washer, or clean by hand. Let’s take a look at how to do both so you can determine which method is best for your fence.

Metal vs. Wood Fence Posts

Although you may have already selected a wood privacy fence, you still have one other decision that you will have to make – should you select wood or steel fence posts? While both options serve their purposes, there are several factors you need to consider before making your final selection. Below we will dive into the pros and cons of both wood and steel fence posts, and the characteristics of each!

The Pros and Cons of Ornamental Iron Fences

Ornamental iron fences are an extremely popular fencing choice, and for good reasons. Particularly popular in the Central Texas area, ornamental iron fences have a lot of positive features, but like any fence, iron fences come with their own set of negative attributes. If you’re considering adding an ornamental iron fence to your property, take a look at our list of their pros and cons in our blog post below!

The Three Best Types of Perimeter Fencing

Whether you have acreage, or a small backyard, a perimeter fence will enclose your entire property and keep it secure and private. Perimeter fences are typically used to either keep things in (like pets) or keep things out (like intruders or wild animals). The great thing about perimeter fencing is there is a style that will suit every home.

Below we will dive into three of our favorite perimeter fencing types and styles and explain both the pros and cons of each.

Best Fencing Options for Your Pool

We’re approaching the hot Texas summer and your pool will be used more than ever. Before you invite everyone over to your annual pool party, make sure that your pool and backyard are safe and secure with a pool fence.

While they’re not mandatory everywhere, many cities, counties and insurance companies require that you have a fence around your pool. However, if they’re not required in your area, investing in a pool fence can actually increase your home’s resale value, while protecting pets and children from accessing this potentially dangerous feature.

When choosing a fencing style for your backyard, you don’t have to be limited. There are a variety of fencing options that will work well as a pool fence, while still complementing your home’s style. Take a look at some of the most popular pool fencing options below!

Best Types of Fencing for Ranches

You invest time, money and pride into your ranch. You need to protect your investment with a quality fence that will withstand natural elements and potential damage from animals (both your own and unwanted outsiders). While there are many fencing solutions available on the market today, there are only a few that will qualify as quality ranch fences.

When considering a fence for your ranch, you will want to ensure that it will be durable, affordable to secure such a wide expanse of space and of course, and attractive enough to complement the natural beauty of your ranch.

With so many fencing options available, it can be overwhelming to choose the perfect one. In this post we’ve taken the guesswork out for you; read on to discover some of our favorite fencing choices for ranches!

What Type of Fencing Is Right for Your Business?

Just like you want to keep your home secure and safe from unruly pests and unwanted visitors, you should keep your place of business just as secure. There is no “one type fits all” when it comes to fencing for your business, in fact, depending on the type of business you have and the location of your office, you have several fencing options to choose from. Below we will take a look at the best fencing options for your business and help you make your decision as easy as possible.

Customizations You Can Add to Your Wood Fence

You’ve determined that a wood privacy fence makes the most sense for you and your family, but a standard privacy fence doesn’t quite suit your personal taste. There’s no need to worry – there are plenty of customization options for your wood fence that will ensure your fence choice is exactly what you’re looking for.

When looking to customize your privacy fence there are a variety of options to choose from like: rails, frames, caps and trims, fence staining and of course fence height. Below we will go into details of each of these customization options so that you can determine exactly what will suit your taste.

How to Handle Your Wood Fence With Care

You’ve made the investment in adding a wood fence to your backyard, but do you know how to protect it? Like anything we spend money on, we want to maintain that brand new feeling it has. Whether that’s taking your car for regular oil changes, cleaning your bathroom regularly, or even paying special attention to your wood fence, the maintenance of the product is just as important as its initial quality.

Your wooden fence provides privacy and protection for your family, so let’s take a look at some common fence problems and the best ways to take care of them below.

Different Types of Privacy Fences for Your Backyard

When it comes to fencing, there are plenty of options to choose from. When you’re looking for security and privacy however, one fencing option is a clear winner: a privacy fence. A privacy fence is exactly what it sounds like – a fence that provides maximum privacy from your neighbors, passing cars and even street noise and traffic.

While there is one clear goal with a privacy fence, there is a wide variety of aesthetic options you can choose from to match your style preferences. Let’s dive into some of these options below!