Fences

Various types of rail fences
Various types of rail fences
Fences
Rail fences are ideal if you want to border your garden or keep in any animals you have. Their structure consists of 1, 2 or 3 horizontal rails supported by posts installed at intervals around the structure. Let's see what options you have when i ...

Make a bamboo fence by yourself!
Make a bamboo fence by yourself!
Fences
A bamboo fence is great for those who want an exotic and oriental alure for their houses or gardens. Beside its pleasant appearance, a bamboo fence is durable and can resist to bad weather. Follow the steps below and find out how to make one by y ...

How to make a bamboo fence
How to make a bamboo fence
Fences
The advantages of bamboo Few know that bamboo has a growing rate of 6 inches/day which position this wooden plant as the fastest-growing plant in the world. Some species of bamboo can reach even 50 inches/day, so there's no wonder this plant i ...

Building an electric fence for sheep
Building an electric fence for sheep
Fences
An electric fence is a good choice for a farm animal because not only it can be erected in no time but it can also cover a big surface with less money than a traditional wood fence. An electric fence is much more indicated for sheep farmers than ...

Cleaning solutions for fences and decks
Cleaning solutions for fences and decks
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Cleaning your fence and deck with commercial cleaners, may become a problem for you when you realize it’s too expensive to do this on a regularly basis. Among the alternatives, there is the one in which you prepare your own cleaning solution. Mak ...

All about plastic fences
All about plastic fences
Fences
A plastic fencing is much better than a wooden fence because it requires low-maintenance and it’s a cost-effective investment. You can find plastic fencing set mostly on residential and commercial properties. Plastic fence types You can fin ...

Reinforcing wooden fence posts
Reinforcing wooden fence posts
Fences
A wooden fence can be helpful in marking the property lines or even for the pets’ safety. Because wooden posts will not last forever, they will need to be reinforced from time to time in order to keep them standing tall. All you need for this tas ...

Making a portable garden fence
Making a portable garden fence
Fences
A portable fence can be used for protection or privacy. It has the advantage of being simple to construct, erect and requires a small space for storage. It can’t stop rabbits from entering into the garden but it’s effective against trampling from ...

All about board fences
All about board fences
Fences
A board fence is easy to build, economic and visually attractive. Although it can take some time and effort to do it yourself, this will help you save some money that you’d otherwise use as labor costs. Fence functions A board fence can be ...

Choosing wood for split rail fence
Choosing wood for split rail fence
Fences
The wood for the split rail fence, is chosen based on three things: upfront cost, durability and form and function. The answers to these questions will help you make the right choice. Instructions Split rail is just one of the many types f ...