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March 17, 2023

Can a Fence Increase Your Property Value?

Spring is right around the corner. Temperatures are climbing, and residents are spending more time outdoors. This post will describe why a fence is a good investment, and how a new fence can give your property value a much-needed boost.

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January 24, 2023

Why DIY Fence Installation Is a Bad Idea

Many owners of residential, commercial, and agricultural properties consider installing their fences themselves. They are inspired by DIY projects on HGTV and social media, but also by the idea that they will save some money. However, people who do this often end up spending more money than they would have if they had simply hired a professional fence company. For that reason, and more, DIY fence installation is a bad idea.

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January 24, 2023

Why A Horizontal Wood Fence Is a Bad Idea For Homeowners In Indiana

Some homeowners choose a horizontal wood fence over a vertical one for their yard because they like the modern aesthetic it offers. But there are several reasons why a horizontal wood fence is a bad idea, particularly for homeowners in Indiana and the Tri-State area.

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November 30, 2022

Top Fence Trends of 2023

Welcome to our round up of the top fence trends of 2023! This coming year, we’re seeing lots of exciting trends that will impact both fence companies and property owners. For example, we’re seeing a new fencing material -- black woven wire -- hit the market, as well as a desire among consumers for cheaper, lower maintenance fences. At the same time, the demand for more privacy and security is up, so that will also impact the types of fences that people install in 2023. Finally, fence companies in the Southern region of the United States are expected to be busier than ever. Read on to find out why as we take a peek into the future of fencing.

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November 29, 2022

Why You Shouldn’t Get An Invisible Fence For Your Dog

“Invisible” fences are a popular fencing choice for Indiana homeowners who have dogs. They like them because they are cheap, easy to maintain, and they keep their dog from roaming. But the truth is, this type of fence is not always a good idea, or even a safe one. In fact, there are a lot of reasons why you shouldn’t get an invisible fence for your dog. Read on to learn what those are, as well as find out what the alternatives are.

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November 29, 2022

Fence Maintenance 101

Fence maintenance is the key to getting the best value out of your fencing investment. With proper maintenance, your fence will last for decades. Routine fence maintenance will not only extend the longevity and durability of your investment, but it will also ensure your fence looks as great as the date of install for years to come. However, maintaining your fence is not as simple as it sounds.

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September 26, 2022

What Is Security Fencing And How Does It Make Your Home Safer?

Are you looking to add a new fence to your home or update your current setup? If so, you may not realize that you have a major investment opportunity sitting right in your lap. Not only can you increase the value of your home with the right type of fencing, but you can also ensure your future security and your family’s personal privacy. What type of fence are we talking about? It’s called security fencing or privacy fencing.

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