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

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

  • Different Options to Consider When Installing New Fence Gates

    If you have recently had perimeter fencing installed around your property, you could be deliberating on which gates to install. But selecting gates is not just about choosing the cheapest option you can find. Keep in mind that these gates are supposed to complement the visual appeal of your fence while still providing you with the same degree of security that the fencing does. A significant amount of thought and consideration needs to be put into your primary purpose of the fence coupled with the type of aesthetic you want to achieve.

  • Picket Fencing – Tips to Minimising the Risk of Rot

    When it comes to residential fencing styles, picket fences remain a much sought after design for homeowners. This style of fence adds a classic aesthetic to your property, which is sure to boost your home's value. However, since picket fences are typically made from timber, they are prone to wear and tear, which would inadvertently detract from the appeal of the fencing. One of the main concerns to have when installing a picket fence would be the development of rot.

  • Cyclone Fencing: Pros of This Fencing Material

    Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary fencing solution for your home, cyclone fencing would be an ideal material to consider. This type of fencing is made of wire that has been connected together to create a mesh. It can be used for a myriad of applications ranging from perimeter fencing to temporary enclosures. Below is an outline of some of the pros of cyclone fencing. Cyclone fencing is economical

  • Need Custom Trailer Ideas? How About A Ute-Tray Trailer?

    Trailers are handy to have around, especially if you own a vehicle that has the capacity to tow. You can use them to transport loads just for your convenience and cost-savings. Instead of buying ready-made trailers on sale, you can have a custom trailer designed and manufactured just for you. A custom trailer gives you even more value because it meets your specific needs. Plus, custom trailers are head-turners. Below, discover what a ute-tray trailer is and how you can get one.

  • Boundary Fence Repair: 2 Things You Should Know

    In many Australian neighbourhoods, a paling fence demarcates the common boundary between adjacent homes. An old/damaged paling fence is often considered an eyesore. More importantly, such a fence compromises residential security, hence the need to have it repaired/replaced with a new fence as soon as possible. Undertaking repairs on a boundary fence is supposed to be a team effort between you and your neighbour. This article discusses two things that you might want to know as you make preparations for the repair exercise.

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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.