A good fence in 2018 usually costs around $3,000 to $8,000. That means one should seriously consider giving it a good thought, planning, and preparing when choosing the right fence. You can always consult your local handyman or architect, but there really shouldn't be much trouble if you know what you want. Choosing the right fence for your yard is one thing, making sure it's a long-lasting decision is another.
You want to fence your yard the right way - to make it as much as satisfactory to yourself and your family as possible. But, there are so many options to choose from; type of fence, length, height, density, aesthetic look, etc. Keep in mind a couple of absolute musts like privacy and property value. You should also ask the very important question on your neighborhood's fencing policy. You can always hire a certain contractor for your fence to make things easier.
Additionally, you should consider the internal and external factors such as the space, height, and slope of your yard. The total cost, local weather conditions, and time of installing are very important too. We will analyze a few options and give you some insight into making the right decision. Here are some tips you should have in mind:
With proper maintenance and a little elbow grease, maintaining your wooden fence can prove a very simple task. There are countless good reasons why properly taking care of your wood fence is a very necessary investment for your curb appeal and overall appearance. One of the better reasons is that wooden fences, as the name suggests, blends and works better with the green environment of the suburbs, complimenting the surroundings and the general appearance of your home's exterior.
We got you covered. Here are 10 tips to consider if you want to prove yourself you got the DIY spirit in you and properly take care of your wood fence:
Any personal property or spaces like your garage, office or home, need protection and for that, you need a gate. Gates are essential element when it’s about security and the aesthetic appeal of your space. May be you haven’t paid that much attention to your gate till now, but you must. The reason is a durable gate would stay strong for years and efficiently perform its functions. Be it your guest or your client, the first thing that they’ll notice when they would visit you is your entry gate. They would pay attention to the design and the type of gate that you have.
Lately we have been hearing a lot about home break-ins especially in the surrounding Los Angeles Areas. If you have not experienced this first hand, you may have a friend or family member who has. The automatic thing to do is to make a police report and hope they catch the bad guys. The reality is that the police are overwhelmed with reports and can only do so much. It is up to us to deter burglars as much as possible. But what can we do? Here are 5 Ways to prevent Burglars from breaking into your house
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One of the best aspects of owning or renting a home, is having a space for your dog to run free behind the safety of a fence. Here are some ways to make sure your pet is safe and secure in your yard! Here is how to dog proof your fence.
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2016 is just about half way over! (We couldn't believe it either! Tdoay's article covers a rapidly rising treend coming to a houde near you: Hybrid Material Fences
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One of the most important things any homeowner needs to know about their current property, or propety they intend to purchase, is the legal property line. Don't just take anyone's word for it, arm yourself with the exact figures as determined by law! Many people believe that there is only one way to determine property lines, however, this article examines a few other options to explore before you spend money on a survey company.
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Decorating any outdoor space seems far-fetched with winter in full swing However starting now will give you a real head start on making sure that your fence or driveway gate is dressed to impress for the upcoming spring and summer. In this article we explore some simple ideas anyone can do, which add incredible style to your home or garden.
All County Fence and gate slideshow explores the various types of fencing and gate options available for custom fence installations.
This year’s predicted El Nino may be the answer to California’s drought prayers- however, the intensity and amount of rain can really do some damage to property. There are many places to find resources about protecting your home from such inclement conditions,but in this article we will explore some helpful tips to protect your fence and other outdoor structures from the coming rain.
We've all heard the proverb, "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors", but do they really? At All County Fence and Gate , we couldn't agree more.. and here's why:
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A garage door is an important addition to your home and something you’ll have to use for years. By considering the things above, you are sure to get a door that’s durable, beautiful and functional. Curious? Check out our gallery to see why All County Gates remains one of the top garage door and fence companies in Los Angeles.