Top Tips For Grounding Your Electric Livestock Fencing


Electric fencing can be an economical way of keeping livestock penned without the hassle and expense of building post and rail barriers.  However, electric fencing is only effective if it is constructed and grounded properly.  Here are some tips on how to make sure that your electric fencing doesn't let you down. Common causes of electric fencing failure The primary reason for electric fence failure is poor or ineffective grounding of the energiser unit.

21 September 2016

Options to Consider When Contemplating Garden Fencing


If you live in a cul de sac, you undoubtedly share property lines with your neighbours. If you would like to effectively mark these boundaries, then you should consider installing a garden fence. These fences are a great way of enhancing your landscape, while still being functional depending on your individual needs. Here are some of the options that you can consider when contemplating garden fencing. Privacy garden fences If one of your primary concerns is the privacy of your property, then you should consider garden fencing that is significantly high.

14 September 2016

What You Ought To Know About Dog Proofing Your Fence


Being a dog owner is great for both companionship as well as security. However, giving your dog the freedom to run free on your property can result in expensive fence repairs for you. Depending on the quality of your fence, you might end up with a lost dog. As such, it is prudent for dog owners to ensure that their fence is appropriately dog proofed according to their needs. So what are some of the things that you ought to know about dog proofing your fencing?

13 September 2016

4 Easy Tips to Install a Smooth-Swinging and Long-Lasting Wooden Gate


Over time, wooden gates can become saggy and eventually start touching the ground when you open or close them. When you need your gate to stand firm for years, you will have to reinforce the posts that hold the gate. These posts weaken over time because of environmental elements such as frost, causing the gate to sag. Follow the following design and gate construction tips to have your wooden gate it top shape for many years without regular maintenance.

30 August 2016

How To Protect Your Garden From A Deer


Deer are beautiful and lovely creatures that are admired by many. Their innocent looks can make one wonder why there are not so many domesticated deer in homes. One reason is that behind their innocent beautiful looks, there lies a predatory beast that poses a certain degree of danger to gardens; if a deer can gain access to your garden, it can wipe everything out within minutes. In fact, a mature deer feeds on 6 to 10 pounds of food on a daily basis.

26 August 2016

A Few Simple Tips for Making Your Property's Fencing More Secure


A good fence can make your property more secure as it helps to keep out intruders and may also block the view of your property for potential intruders. However, not all fences are alike when it comes to security features, and simply installing a cheap fence isn't going to necessarily add protection to your property. Note a few tips for making your property's fencing more secure overall, either for a residential property or a commercial space.

24 August 2016

House Fencing | 3 Deliberations When Choosing Between Timber And Iron Fences


Timber and iron are some of the most popular fencing material choices available on the market because of their enhanced aesthetic value and long-term durability. When deciding between them for your home, you should ideally weigh in as many vital factors as possible to make a smart decision. Consider these factors when choosing between timber and iron fencing for your home. Ability To Withstand Weather Elements For The Long Haul

17 August 2016