Trying To DIY Your Fence? Three Discoveries You'll Make That Fence Builders Already Know

A fence builder or fence contractor installs fences for a living. You are probably thinking, "Oh, that is not so hard!" Yet, installing a fence is not as easy as you think. Here are a few discoveries you will make about installing your own fence, which fence builders already know. You Cannot Install Posts Without Concrete and Help Some homeowners attempt to dig post holes for a fence and just shove the posts into the holes without concrete.   Read More...

How To Keep Your Dog From Becoming A Neighborhood Problem

If you have one or more dogs and close neighbors, then you should take all the necessary steps possible to prevent your dog from becoming a nuisance to your neighbors. Keep in mind that while you may feel that your dog is the best, most wonderful furry family member in the whole wide world to you, it can be nothing more than a huge problem to your neighbors. Your neighbors may even have a hatred for your dog and wish it ill will every time you let it out too long and they have to be woken up by its barking, each time they have to clean up after it knocks over their trash can, every time they step in a pile of feces that it has left in their yard or each time they fear it's going to run after them while they are trying to enjoy a morning walk and your dog is out loose again.   Read More...

Designing A Deck And Deck Railing For Your Residence

A well-designed and built residential deck and deck railing can be a very attractive addition to your home. A residential deck and deck railing offer many opportunities for you and your family to enjoy the weather and landscape around your home as well as provide a location to have plants, swings, furniture, and holiday decorations. Here are some things to consider when planning a deck and deck railing around your house:   Read More...

Need Horse Fencing? Things To Consider

If you want to keep horses on your rural property, you are going to need to a good fence to prevent them from escaping. Choosing a good horse fence requires careful thought to ensure that the job is done right. The following article takes a look at some of the key considerations involved.   Safety  One crucial factor in putting up a horse fence is safety. Horses sometimes startle easily and can injure themselves by running into a fence that was not chosen with their safety in mind.   Read More...

Grass Trimming Without Damaging Your Wood Privacy Fence

Wood privacy fences accomplish two things – they provide you with the privacy that you want and keep your children and pets in your yard. One problem that they do create is difficulties trimming the grass around them. How do you trim grass around your wood privacy fence without causing damage to the wood? Is there a way to keep the grass from growing directly below the fence? Below, you will find some ideas that can help you eliminate the common problem.   Read More...