Finding a Great Wooden Fence

In Blog by Jim Randall

A wooden fence has a long history, as it is the traditional material used for fencing.  Last year, roughly 59,000 miles of wooden fencing was put up across the country.  References to a ‘white picket fence’ bring with them images of a happy family with a dog and toothy smiles all around.  Whether you are looking for a traditional style …

Maintaining a Pool Includes Having a Solid Fence

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Most commercial buildings such as apartment buildings, condominiums,and hotels have a pool on the premises.  And to stay within local and national regulations, those pools require fences.  A pool safety fence in Cleveland, Ohio must be at least 6 feet in height, must completely surround the pool, and have a self-closing and a self-latching gate.  By law, a pool safety …

Installing a Fence

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People put up fences for a variety of reasons.  There is the most obvious, for security and limited access.  Aluminum, iron and chain-link fencing is used when that is the main reason.  They are more practical and economical to use when aesthetics is not a concern.  Commercial properties favor the metal fence.  For residential property, the look and feel of …

Fencing Your Property with Aluminum

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An aluminum fence is strong,reliable and requires little maintenance.  The initial cost of this type of fence may be higher than for a wood fence, but because of its easy upkeep, the costs even out.  Northeast Ohio Fence and Deck company provides aluminum fencing in the Cleveland area.    An aluminum fence can be modified to fit practically anywhere.  The basic …

Why Consider Aluminum Fencing?

In Blog by Jim Randall

Just hearing the phrase, aluminum fencing, you may immediately think that it is the type of fencing that is functional and practical but probably ugly. There’s so much more to aluminum fencing that makes it worth considering plus it can be beautiful. Versatility: Aluminum fencing works for all types of residential and commercial applications, including as a pool safety fence. …

Styles of Wood Fencing

In Blog by Jim Randall

If you have settled on wood fencing for your Cleveland area home, but are not sure what type of privacy fence to add, here are some styles to consider that are sure to match the architectural style of your home while still providing all the privacy you need.   Picket Fence Considered one of the most traditional choices among wood …

A Brief History of Fencing

In Blog by Jim Randall

The poet Robert Frost once said, “Good fences make good neighbors.” This has certainly been the case as the fence has been used to keep certain things in and others out as well as delineating property lines.   Throughout history, fences have been used around the world in various situations as a fortification solution for property, people, and their valuables. …

Why Add a Pool Safety Fence?

In Blog by Jim Randall

Whether you own a residential swimming pool or a commercial swimming pool in Northeast Ohio, there are many reasons why you should install a pool safety fence.   It helps keep people and pets safe. In 2012, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission noted that Ohio was the third state out of 12 with the most cases of drowning …