Repairing a Wood Fence

Repairing a Wood Fence By: Alicia Schnell At least once a year, you should do a thorough inspection of your wood fence. Shake the posts to affirm their stability and check the boards and rails for rot. Rails are 2x4’s attached horizontally along the top and bottom of...
The Pros and Cons of Wood Fencing

The Pros and Cons of Wood Fencing

When people decide to install a privacy fence, they often think of using wood. In fact, wood is the most commonly used material for fence building. It’s aesthetically appealing, HOA required, and offers that coveted privacy between you and your neighbors. However,...

Tips for Tearing Down an Old Fence

If you have an old fence that has been on your property for some time chances are good that portions of it are in bad shape or are falling down.  You will most likely want to tear down the fence for replacement at some point. Before you get your hammer and...

Fencing Rules and Regulations

It is no secret that residents of the Northwest take great pride in where they live and try to make the Northwest one of the best places to live in the country.  One of the ways that the people who live in the northwest improve their properties is by putting up...

Tips on Removing an Old Fence

If you have fence that has been sitting on your property for years or if you just bought a new home and have one you would like to remove, then you will want to do a demolition project on the existing fence. Before you get your hardhat and hammer, there are a few...

Fence Installation Mistakes

Homeowners in Washington install fences for many reasons. It can be a need for backyard privacy in a busy neighborhood or it could be because a pool was just installed in the backyard and a fence is required by code. When homeowners decide to install fences on their...