What are the benefits of sealing and treating a fence?

What are the benefits of sealing and treating a fence?

So, you built a new fence this year. When you finished the job, you cleaned up your tools, admired your handiwork, and breathed a sigh of relief that the project is finally done. Is it, though? If you didn’t seal your fence or treat the wood, you might need to revisit...
Eliminating Neighbor Disputes When Building a Fence (+Bonus Tips)

Eliminating Neighbor Disputes When Building a Fence (+Bonus Tips)

Adding a fence to your property can increase curb appeal and boost your property value. It can also make it easier to keep your kids and pets out of the neighbors garden. It sounds like a win-win situation. However, if you dive into a fence install without taking the...
Why is Trex considered sustainable?

Why is Trex considered sustainable?

Many of the products sold in stores are labeled as environmentally friendly or sustainably harvested. Without a standardized system for evaluating these claims, it can be challenging to decode their claims. Trex decking is considered by many to be a sustainable...
Why Using Barbed Wire Fencing is a Bad Idea

Why Using Barbed Wire Fencing is a Bad Idea

Farmers and ranchers have used wire fencing to contain livestock for decades. Wire fencing is quick and easy to install without special tools or training. In most cases, five or six strands of wire are enough to contain cattle, especially if you choose to use barbed...
5 Ways to Keep Your Dog from Escaping the Yard Again

5 Ways to Keep Your Dog from Escaping the Yard Again

Have you ever answered the front door to find a neighbor escorting your dog home? Worse yet, have you ever received a phone call from total strangers who found your dog wandering around their neighborhood or dodging cars in the street? As much as dogs love their...