Blown Away -- How To Build A Privacy Fence While Battling A Windy Climate

Living in an area that regularly suffers from high winds can make landscaping and hardscaping a challenge. Constant wind can damage privacy barriers, making the search for a backyard haven even more difficult. But there are some ways to build a privacy fence that will stand up to the elements. Here are a few tips for any yard. Go Semi-Solid. Contrary to popular belief, simply building a solid wooden fence may not be the best solution to protect against wind. [Read More]

Music To Your Ears—3 Ways To Block Noise Out Of Your Yard

If you live close to a busy road, noise from passersby and traffic can be a constant concern. But there are a few things you can do to make your yard more relaxing and quiet. Here are 3 methods for any budget or yard.  The Right Fencing Simply putting up a fence may not solve the problem. The key is to build the right kind of fence to block sound. There should be no gaps in your fence, since these are spots in which noise and vibrations can simply slip through. [Read More]

Home Security: Choosing An Electric Gate

A gated entrance can transform your house or driveway into a beautiful and secure place. Opting to have an automated electric gate can be even better. Read on to learn why an automated gate could be right for you and how your existing manual gate can be automated. Why go for an automated gate? An electric gate can be better than a manual one because it is typically easier to operate and can improve your home security. [Read More]

4 Reasons To Get Your Fencing Serviced Before Hurricane Season Arrives

If you have fencing anywhere surrounding your property, you may be stumped on how to best care for it as the years pass by. While your fencing should remain standing tall during most of the year, it can be harder for it to stay supported if you live in an area with a hurricane season. In order for your fence to remain in good shape, even with heavy winds and rain, consider scheduling a fencing servicing business to stop by. [Read More]