Categories

Fences

Useful tips and cost saving advice to help you with your fencing project.

wooden planks
Wood Fever in the Kitchen

When you see old pictures of a general store or butcher shop there are usually several chopping or work areas, each one designated for a special purpose. The old butcher blocks were usually made of wood strips laminated into a square and stood up on end so that the grained ends faced upward. This made for a tough surface that could be scraped after each used and disinfected with salt. In the general store the counters were also made of wood which allowed the grocer to weigh the produce and wrap in in waxed paper.

Read This Post
wood fence
Frequent Inspection and Prevention; the Best Type Fence Repair

Extensive fence repair can be avoided by an annual inspection of fence post, support rail, and vertical picket condition, preferably in the spring. A fence post that has become damaged by water or insect rot can bring down a whole section of fence.

Read This Post
wood fence
Selecting Just the Right Wood Fence or Garden Screen to Compliment Your Landscape

Designs for privacy screens and wood fence type vary. What style will best suit your needs and compliment your home's exterior and landscaping design? Consider the possibilities listed below.

Read This Post
fence
Avoiding Common Mistakes When Installing and Repairing Fences

Depending on the time and consideration that goes into it, a fence can be an ugly necessity which you have to tolerate, or it can be a beautiful accent which complements your home. By avoiding the most common mistakes which homeowners make when planning, installing and eventually repairing their fences, you can enjoy privacy, beauty and security all at the same time. In this article, we'll cover the most common mistakes made with fence installation and repair, as well as how to avoid these costly errors. In most cases, avoiding excess spending and worry is as simple as putting a little extra forethought into the process.

Read This Post
Categories

Get Free Estimates

Post your project and compare offers from top-rated pros.


x