Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials

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Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials

Hello and welcome to my corner of the internet. My name is Christine. I grew up in the outback, and for years, the only fences I saw were barbed wire ones. When I moved to the city to go to uni, I was actually surprised to see the multiple types of fences. As I studied architecture, I keep a close eye on fences, wall and barricades – a weird niche my fellow students, no doubt thought. Although I wasn't able to take that focus into my career, I wanted to do something with my lifelong love of fencing and all of the ideas I accumulated over the years. Because of that, I started this blog. It has everything you need to know about playing with the colours, styles and materials of fences.

Different Considerations When Opting For Residential Fencing

When you construct a new home, you may opt for fencing for either functional or aesthetic purposes. Whatever you reason, it is not advisable to simply call in fencing contractors and have them install a new fence for you. There are a number of considerations that you should keep in mind to ensure that your choice fits your preferences as well as requirements. Here are some of the different considerations to have when opting for residential fencing. Read More 

Choosing Between Ready-made Fencing and Custom Fencing

There are several factors to be considered before choosing a fence for your property. One of the most important one is whether you will get a ready-made fence or a custom designed one. How do you decide on the type of fencing that will give you value for your money and offer a lasting solution? Should you go for a quick out-of-the-box solution or take the time to have your fencing custom designed? Read More 

How to Correctly Set up a Fence on Your Property

If you're planning to install a wooden fence on your property you must make sure that you install the fence posts as carefully as possible, in order to ensure maximum stability. You will need the right tools and a careful approach, but how do make sure it's done correctly? Prepare Firstly, you need to purchase the right type of wooden post. Check with a fence specialist to ensure that it is a pressure treated wood and is approved for the purpose. Read More 

2 Simple Tips For Adding Security And Privacy To Your Property

Home security is a very important issue for many people today. A simple lock on the front and back doors and on windows may not be enough to deter thieves and intruders, and it's also important to ensure that outbuildings, such as garages and sheds, are secured so you don't suffer the theft of your car, ATV, lawn care equipment, and so on. Consider 2 simple but important tips for adding security and privacy to your home and property. Read More 

Repairing Scuff Marks On A Vinyl-Coated Chain Link Fence

Although a chain link fence finished with a vinyl-coating is exceptionally durable, it is possible for scratch marks and scuffs to develop at the point where the gate and post latch meet. This can cause the fence to become unsightly. Fortunately, with a little dexterity and patience, it is possible to repair this damage quickly and inexpensively. Let's look at the process involved. Have The Right Equipment Ready Rather than having to make a last minute trip to the store to collect the equipment, make sure you have rough grit hand sandpaper, a bottle of regular household cleaner, some warm water and a can of plastic spray paint. Read More