Building your fence directly on top of your property line has the obvious benefit of enclosing your entire yard, giving you the maximum area in which to play, plant, and relax. Whether or not it’s a good idea to do that, though, depends on a few factors, including where you live and your neighbor’s feelings on the new fence. We’ll help you figure out how close you can build your fence to your property line.
One of the major benefits of vinyl fences is that they are low maintenance, but that doesn’t mean they’re no maintenance. White vinyl fences in particular are prone to stains from algae, mold, mildew, and rust. If you want to keep your vinyl fence panels looking pristine, you need to clean your fence once a […]
If you live in Pennsylvania and plan to build a fence on your property, you need to first be aware of the laws and regulations governing the process. The Fence Authority has been installing fences in the areas around West Chester, PA and Montgomeryville, PA for over 20 years, so we know a thing or two about Pennsylvania fence laws and requirements. Now, we’re passing that knowledge along to you!
If you’ve never gone through the process of getting a new fence, you might feel a little overwhelmed. We like to help out homeowners in need of some knowledge, so we regularly publish information related to all things outdoor living, and fences are our specialty! In this article, we’ll go over what you need to know about getting a new fence and round up our resources.
Questioning whether to repair or replace your fence? Many homeowners start out by weighing the costs. Repainting or repairing a fence is cheaper and easier than an all-out replacement—at least in the short term. Sometimes, replacing your fence is the better choice. Maybe your fence has worn out its welcome and will continue to need extensive repairs, or maybe you’d like to update the style or placement of your fence.
Looking for a way to make your backyard a bit more private and separated from your neighbors? Want to allow your furry friends to have full range of your yard without a leash? Looking for a little added security? If you answered yes, then a privacy fence might just be the perfect addition to your backyard.
If you’re considering building your own fence, you’ve probably done research to determine what type of fence you want, how to prepare your yard, and what tools you will need. There is one seemingly minor, yet important question that you may still need to research, though – whether to use individual fence pickets or purchase […]
Many people search for homes that fit their personality, and for some, a home needs to be unique. Whether you’re into bright colors or vintage fixtures, your home should feel like… well, like home. This extends to your yard as well. The space around your house should be inviting and show the type of person […]
Fences are gorgeous. Nobody’s questioning that, least of all you since you want to put one in your yard. So, you start looking around at fence companies, looking at prices, maybe getting an estimate or two, and you don’t like the installation cost. Fair enough, people generally don’t like expenses. It’s natural, don’t call your […]