News & Blog: August 2014

 Fence Becomes Part of a Larger Feud Between Nashville Neighbors

Fence Becomes Part of a Larger Feud Between Nashville Neighbors

Posted in: Fencing

Outdoor fences don't always make good neighbors, as one neighborhood in Nashville, Tennessee found out this summer. The fence in question is part of a larger, strange feud between different residents.

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6 Important Facts you Should Know about Commercial Fences

6 Important Facts you Should Know about Commercial Fences

Posted in: Fencing

If you're looking to install or replace a worn out fence for your commercial property, you need to consider all the options available to you. When it comes to commercial fences, you don't want to go in sight unseen. You know that making the wrong choice can cost you dearly. Indeed, here are six rather important things to consider when you're choosing commercial fencing for your property.

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Why Do Some Fence Designs Stick in Your Memory?

Why Do Some Fence Designs Stick in Your Memory?

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How many times have vacationers visited areas with vast open spaces fenced with white rails containing horses and cattle? Some vacationers have visited historic homes in certain cities that used fence designs with split rails and picket fencing. It reminds them of Gone With the Wind, George Washington’s Mount Vernon and the peaceful countryside near Gettysburg. Visitors just know that when they step out of the car after driving along a fenced historical home's drive, they will step back in time. They look around in wonder as if they will suddenly see George and Martha Washington walking beneath the old oak trees. That’s how powerful fences can be.

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Montana Uses Electric Fences to Help Curb Bad Bear Behavior

Montana Uses Electric Fences to Help Curb Bad Bear Behavior

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In Lincoln County, Montana, electric fences are now being used to effectively separate bears from humans. According to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks's bear management specialist, Kim Annis, electric fences can help to prevent future conflicts.

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Protect Your Dog from Danger with Backyard Wood Fencing

Protect Your Dog from Danger with Backyard Wood Fencing

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It can be a nice feeling when your dog can roam around in your backyard without having to worry about them getting lost or injured because of their curiosity. Putting up a wood fence around your backyard is an excellent way to protect your dog and make you feel good about letting them roam free outside, but there are some considerations to make sure a fence is completely canine-proof.

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Pool Fences Help Prevent Drowning Deaths

Pool Fences Help Prevent Drowning Deaths

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Every summer, preventable tragedies occur when it comes to small children and pools. This summer, little Edward Harris of Staten Island was the latest casualty in pool-related drownings.

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New Fence to be Installed Along George Washington Bridge as Part of Suicide Prevention Efforts

New Fence to be Installed Along George Washington Bridge as Part of Suicide Prevention Efforts

Posted in: Fencing

In many cases, bridges help keep people and animals out of certain spaces, and in most cases, they become a somewhat mundane part of the background. But could fences help to save a life? That is what officials proposing a new fence for the George Washington Bridge are saying, even as some residents question the project's cost.

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