Entries by Western Fence Co.

Fences That Withstand High Winds

Fences should always be designed and installed so that they withstand strong forces like the elements, animals, and general settling over time.  Thinking about strong winds specifically, there are certain kinds of fencing materials that are superior to others.  Learn what they are in the article below. Best Fences for Areas With High Winds Fences […]

Tools For Quick Fence Repair

 If your fence sags or breaks at a bad time and you need a quick fix while waiting for a fence repair company to come, there are a few things you can do.  However, you will need to use a variety of tools to aid the process so it is helpful to keep these tools […]

Fixing Fences and Gates on Farms

Farms utilize fences for many reasons, but the top priority is keeping animals and livestock within the boundaries.  For that reason alone, it is important to keep fences intact and strong.  If you notice part of your fence is broken or sagging or a gate is broken, use the tips in the article from Hobby […]

Creating an Outdoor Living Space

Get the most out of your outdoor space this summer by transforming it.  After getting the much desired privacy by adding a fence to enclose your yard, make it even more inviting by using some of the ideas in this article.  From lighting to furniture, you can easily create an outdoor living space that is […]

Metal or Wood? What’s Better?

It’s the time of year where people begin to plan how to spruce up their outdoor spaces to enjoy in the warmer months.  A fence is a great addition to any yard for privacy, increased security (especially for pets), and curb appeal.  However, the decision can be made difficult because there are so many options […]

Electric Fencing 101

People that have pets are the most common to install electric fences on their property to keep their pet close to home without physical fences blocking their lawn.  There are advantages and disadvantages to the different kinds of electric fences.  This article from DoItYourself.com points out what you should know before taking the plunge of […]

Fixing Chain Link Fences

Chain link fences can typically withstand a lot of wear and tear.  However, with time, the material can thin out and tear apart.  If you have noticed some damage like this on your chain link fence you might be able to repair the sections without having to replace your fence completely.  Try following the guide […]

Rust on Iron Fencing

Wrought iron used to be a very popular material to use for fences.  However, as most metals do with time, it can rust.  If you have a wrought iron fence on your property and want to restore it back to its original beauty you can roll up your sleeves and follow this guide.  It will […]

Privacy Outdoors

Many homes have outdoor spaces that are open and allow little privacy.  If you spend a lot of time outside and want more privacy in your yard or simply don’t want passersby to see in your house, this article will be useful to read.  There are several options for outdoor privacy.  Read about them all […]

Fence and Deck Inspections

Keeping an eye on the structure of your deck and/or fencing is important in upkeep if you want the structures to be safe and in tact for a long time.  You can always consult professionals like us to do the job, but this blog post from Pro Referral explains how to do it yourself.  It […]