Why Choose a Cedar Fence?

Cedar Privacy Fence

Cedar is a distinguishable wood, known for its reddish color, and is a common choice for residential fencing. What makes cedar the best choice for a wooden fence? Since cedar trees take a long time to grow, boards of this material are straight grain, meaning the grain is tight and without knots. This means the […]

A Wrap Around the Pool

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The last thing on your mind now that winter has begun is building a fence around your pool. But one can dream and look happily to the future, right? Come spring, it’s time to get that yard ready for lots of outdoor activity. So what are your options for a fence around the pool? The […]

Ornamental Aluminum Fences – Beautiful AND Safe!

Ornamental aluminum fencing is often thought of more as a nice-looking decoration to add to your outdoor space, rather than functional in protecting your home. While it’s true that this material makes a beautiful style fence, that doesn’t mean it is weak. Aluminum fences are available in countless sizes, shapes and designs that can enclose […]

Before Painting Your Fence…

Your wood fence is a lovely addition to your home, but from time to time you will have to refinish and repaint it. This not only keeps it looking great, but can prevent damage from insects and rot. How often do you need to be painting your fence? Experts recommend to finish and paint every […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Install Your Fence In The Winter

It’s that time of year again. The holidays are almost upon us, the snow is falling, and you’re planning your home improvement projects – many 0f which seem like they’ll just have to wait for spring. Like that new fence you’ve been wanting. Many homeowners believe that winter is the wrong time to have a […]

Fall Fence Maintenance

Fall Fence Maintenance

Now that fall is here, we must face the fact that winter is not far behind. Before snow, wind and ice hit and take their toll on your fence, make sure it is ready. STEP 1: WATERPROOF A wood fence will need to be waterproofed regularly to protect it from excess moisture from snow and […]

How to Care for a Fence in the Fall in 3 Easy Steps

There’s a chill in the air, you can smell a pumpkin spice latte around every corner, and the evenings are finally the perfect temp for family bonfires. The changing seasons are certainly one of the best perks of living in Michigan. As our Fall weather sets in, and we begin to remember that Winter is […]

Comparison of Fencing Materials

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What kind of fence do you want? One that is cheaper, or more durable, or more versatile? Fortunately, you have many options to choose from – we lay them all out, pros and cons included, below. WOOD Pros: Natural appearance Versatile styles Can be finished with stain or paint Looks great with virtually any style […]