Fences

Treating cedar fence boards
Treating cedar fence boards
Fences
When you install a new fence, you don’t do it to be faded, peeling or to fall apart. Cedar is a very good option as a fence material because it resists to insects and wood rot. It also swells and shrinks much less than any other type of wood. Bes ...

Installing an aluminum fence post
Installing an aluminum fence post
Fences
Although aluminum fences seem like a wrought iron fence, it doesn’t require such level of maintenance. Such a fence can be a great option for decoration, giving the high number of styles and colors. Because they are pre-manufactured, the posts mu ...

Hanging flower pots for fences
Hanging flower pots for fences
Fences
Hanging flower pots can be successfully used to improve the image of your fence and garden. For changing the curb appeal, the pots should face the sidewalk or street. Anyone can make these changes and all you need is the right tools. Instructi ...

Designing a wood fence
Designing a wood fence
Fences
If you choose to build a wood fence, then you will have the possibility to decide on any type and style you want. This chance of choosing your favorite style and the fact that is affordable to build and repair, make the wood fence one of the most ...

Designing a privacy fence
Designing a privacy fence
Fences
A good privacy fence can help every homeowner create his own space where he can eat and relax outdoors without someone spying on him. The new fence will need a solid framework to resist to any type of weather and wind. When you make the plan for ...

Cutting an arch fence design
Cutting an arch fence design
Fences
Usually, a wood privacy fence is constructed in a stockade style. If you want you can make different variations of the theme using prefab fence panels. An even arch of the panels can set your yard apart from the rest of the yards that can be foun ...

Drawing wooden fences
Drawing wooden fences
Fences
Fences can be drawn in many ways using many techniques. Learning how to draw a wooden fence can be quite easy and you can make it come alive all the way through the last detail of the grain. Instructions Start by drawing a raw sketch of th ...

Installing a pool safety fence
Installing a pool safety fence
Fences
A pool safety fence is a great way to protect anyone who could get hurt from a pool accident. Statistics show that 300 children under 5 years drown every year so in order to prevent such accidents, a residential pool barrier is needed. Instruc ...

Estimating fence material
Estimating fence material
Fences
To do this kind of estimation, it involves many variables. There are many materials like vinyl, metal, chain link, copper pipe and wood with a lot of sizes and styles that can make the estimation of the number of posts, gates, panels or boards to ...

Putting up a wood picket fence
Putting up a wood picket fence
Fences
A wood picket fence can improve the curb appeal of your home but it can also provide a safe environment for your children and pets. You can save a lot of money by installing the fence on your own and it can also increase your home’s value. A whit ...