A fence can add a lot to a landscape. A fence can divide property lines, boost home equity, add to the outdoor décor and safely contain animals. When it comes to constructing a fence, you have a lot of options to consider for materials and design. Fence materials range from metal and […]
Metal brackets make everything square again.
Protect and beautify your outdoor wood—fast. By Matt Weber
By Larry Walton Careful planning pays off in a fence that looks good for years to come.
Fences are game-changers—for both homeowners and their neighbors. Here’s an alternative to the traditional wooden fence.
I love fences—good ones, anyway.
I’m building a double-door fence gate. How do I construct it so it doesn’t sag? First, use the biggest, beefiest hinge hardware you can find. Second, build the gate doors with ample bracing. For large doors, skip the “Z” shaped bracing in favor of a “double Z” for each door. In other words, each door should utilize three 2-by-4 cross […]
A Guide to Building Your Own Wood Fence. This fence features PT lumber framing with fence boards made from Cypress.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Enhancing your Back Yard
Robert Frost wrote, “Good fences make good neighbors,” and the Minor family of Birmingham, Alabama, decided to be good neighbors. They selected an ornamental metal fence to follow the property line of their new home. The fence was chosen for its good looks and to provide safe stomping grounds for the family dog. This meant the dog could roam […]
We’re giving 3 of our X2R XCHANGER™ Reversible Basement Fans away. Improve Indoor Air Quality – Cure Damp-Musty Basements, Cellars or Crawl Spaces Tjernlund Products offers a pair of unique, energy-saving fans that are capable of automatically and simultaneously ridding basements or other areas of stale, musty or smelly air and drawing in fresh outside air. Called “XCHANGER™”, the fans […]