Putting a fence in your backyard can be a fantastic way to gain some new privacy and keep your puppy confined to your property, but only if you are careful about what comes after getting it installed. While you may be tempted to let your puppy run loose in the backyard after the fence has been put in, there is still a chance that it could find a way out in just minutes.
19 May 2016
A healthy, well maintained yard is a thing of beauty. It's also something that is constantly under threat from common pests such as grasshoppers, gophers, and other bugs and critters. Keeping a yard pest free is a hassle for many homeowners. Many turn to chemicals and pesticides to keep these pests at bay. However, there are a few natural approaches that can also be effective. Here are three ways to keep pests away from a yard without resorting to chemicals.
16 May 2016
If you have finished landscaping your backyard into a retreat for you to escape to on a stressful day, you may not want your neighbors to be able to see you while you are relaxing. To prevent this, you can put up a privacy fence. PVC vinyl fencing is a great option. Below are the benefits of choosing this type of fence so you can determine if it is right for your needs.
11 February 2016
If the weatherman tells you a blizzard is on its way, it's often ideal to take proper precautions to ensure you and your property are safe. Besides making sure you have enough food in your home, you should take time to inspect your wooden fence and make sure it is ready for the snow. If it is not, you would end up with a damaged fence that would cost you money in repairs.
21 January 2016
Many people prefer chain-link fences due to their durability and minimal maintenance requirements. If you are looking to install a fence to make your yard a safer place for your children to play, then it's important to know a few important safety considerations before ordering the new fence from a company like Albemarle Fence Co Inc. The following are things to know to ensure your fence is as safe as possible.
5 January 2016
Decades ago, vinyl fencing was known for various problems due to lower-quality production techniques than is the case today. Many consumers are still unaware of the improvements that have been made in this industry. In addition, some misconceptions about vinyl fencing have always been unfounded. If you like the low-maintenance aspect of rigid polyvinyl chloride fencing but worry about possible problems, learn more about this type of material and how manufacturers have improved its quality.
23 November 2015
Operating a successful livestock farm requires the ability to manage animals that are large, powerful and sometimes stressed. For instance, the average adult Angus cow weighs more than 1,100 pounds, and bulls often weigh nearly twice that amount. Since many small-scale livestock farmers lack the financial resources to hire additional help to assist with managing this type of animal, experienced farmers have learned to incorporate features into their fencing designs to help them work safely.
2 November 2015