A picket fence can be a charming and practical addition to almost any property. While picket fences are somewhat common, many homeowners will have a very limited knowledge about these fences. If you are currently in the process of considering installing a picket fence on your property, a few tips will enable you to make smart decisions through the process of installing one and taking care of one. Opt For Pressure-treated Wood
15 July 2017
Are you tired of people cutting through your property? Are you planning on putting up a fence to keep people from trampling your flowers and destroying your lawn? Before you contact a professional about getting a fence installed, you probably want to know something about the different options that are available. Since there are a wide number of fencing materials available, this can be seemingly confusing at first. But by narrowing down exactly what attributes that you want for your fence, you can make your decision more easily:
21 March 2017
Having access to a private swimming pool can be exciting, but your pool can also pose a hazard if it isn't enclosed properly. The installation of a fence around the perimeter of your pool area can be a simple and effective way to avoid accidents in the future. If you are looking into possible pool fencing options, here are three reasons why you might want to consider aluminum fencing for your pool-protection needs.
13 March 2017
Are you a do-it-yourself expert anxious to get started on an aluminum fence installation? Calm down just a little. While you're likely great at what you do, it's important to proceed with caution when installing a new fence. Installing a new fence takes a great deal of skill and knowledge. If you aren't equipped, the fence could easily fail and introduce several other problems. Property Line Errors When a professional installer arrives, they don't simply get right to work installing the fence.
8 March 2017
If you're putting in a new deck, you may want to add concrete underneath it. Depending on the height of your deck, the concrete slab can serve as a ground floor patio under the deck, or it can provide a stable spot to store items without worrying about mud or dirt. If you are building a deck over an existing slab of concrete, you can even anchor the deck directly to the concrete.
1 February 2017
Depending on the nature of your DIY roofing project, there are several different tools that you may find a need for. Roofing supplies can generally be divided into four categories based on how they are used when working on a roof. Here is an overview of commonly used roofing supplies to help you find the right tool for the project at hand. General Tools Many of the basic tools that any DIY-oriented homeowner will have in their toolbox will also come in handy for roof repairs.
17 November 2016
Although seeing a deer can be exciting, seeing a deer in your garden can be devastating news for you if you are a gardener and spend a significant amount of time caring for your crops. Erecting a fence may not be enough to deter deer from trying to get into your yard, especially when you consider the fact that white-tailed deer can jump up to 15 feet high. If you find that some deer are making it past the fence you have erected, here are 3 simple enhancements you can do to your fence that might change their minds the next time around.
26 September 2016