Rural Fences: Livestock, Vermin, Repairs, Expenses and More

Rural Fences: Livestock, Vermin, Repairs, Expenses and More

  • Fencing Tips and Modifications to Keep Kangaroos Out of Your Garden or Field

    If you have a crop that you don't want kangaroos to snack on, you need fencing that will keep them out. Luckily, there are a range of fencing techniques you can use, and there are also ways that you can modify your existing fencing. Keep the roos out with these tips: 1. Electrify it. Whether you have a fence already or are building a new one, you can easily electrify it.

  • 4 Reasons Why You Should Consider PVC Fencing For Your Home

    PVC fencing is a relatively new technology compared to other materials such as sheet metal, tubular metal, timber, and even mesh. However, it has still managed to gain a lot of popularity in recent years. Made of densely engineered plastic, PVC fences have numerous benefits that you should consider before making up your mind on what to install in your home. Check them out below: High durability Unlike other materials, such as timber and metal, PVC has unique characteristics that make it very durable.

  • 4 Reasons to Choose Aluminium for Your Garden Fencing

    Fences are an absolutely essential part of any garden. The Australian summers are hot (and only getting hotter) and it's likely that you spend a lot of time outdoors in your garden during the summer months with your loved ones. With a secure fence, you can ensure that your kids are safe to play in the garden without escaping and getting into danger, and you can also maintain your privacy for lounging around the garden in a swimsuit.

  • How to Improve Your Backyard Privacy Using Privacy Screens

    Privacy screens come in all types and designs. There are natural privacy screens consisting of living materials such as plants and shrubs. There are non-living privacy screens made of wood, brick, stone and metal. They can be as simple as picket fences or as elaborate as an outdoor cabana. It is really a case of different strokes for different folks. As a homeowner, you have a unique set of privacy needs.

  • How to Decide Between Wood and Metal Fencing For Your Home

    Fences and gates are an important consideration for any homeowner, both for security and aesthetic reasons. When you eventually approach a fencing contractor about having a fence put in, there may be plenty of styles on offer, but they are all basically made from either wood or metal. So how do you decide which of the two materials you should go with? Here are a few questions you can ask to help you make the decision:

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    Rural Fences: Livestock, Vermin, Repairs, Expenses and More

    Fencing in a rural setting has to fill a lot more functions than a fence around a residential home. It has to keep your livestock, one of your biggest annual assets, safe. It also has to keep out vermin and possibly be electrified. Thanks to the sheer abundance of fencing on many rural properties, fence installation, upkeep, repair and replacement can also be expensive. Luckily, if you want tips on what you need or how to make it more affordable, I am here to help. Hi, my name is Nicki, and I love living out in the country. I also love writing so decided to put my knowledge about fences to use in this space.