How to Choose the Best Fence

There are many different reasons that a homeowner would want to build a fence. Whether it be to show property lines, to keep unwanted people or things out of yards or for aesthetic value to increase the price of the home upon sale. Whatever the reason, there are four tips that you should consider to help you choose the best fence for your needs that will stay with you for life.

Tip 1: Be sure to come up with a clear reason for your fence. 
If privacy is your main goal, then height will be a huge factor to consider when talking with your contractor. Figure out exactly what you want so that you can get the most out of the fence you decide to add to your home.
Tip 2: Understand upkeep.
If you want to spend little or no time maintaining your fence, then there are certain types of fences that won’t suit your needs. Be sure to be realistic about what kind of maintenance you are willing to do while storms and other weathering takes place. 
Tip 3: Check with your HOA or city building codes.
It is important that you do not spend a lot of time and money on  fence that you are going to end up having to take down because it is not aligned with what your HOA or city have stated in their rules. Save yourself the trouble and learn what is acceptable before you build.
Tip 4: Choose the right contractor for the job.
When it comes to fencing contractors, be sure that you have found a company that is reliable, experienced and able to communicate with you about your exact needs and how to realistically fulfill those needs. It is important to go for a company that does custom work because you shouldn’t be limited in this important investment for your home. Western Fence is the company for every job from vinyl to custom and even chain link fences. Be sure to call our friendly staff for a quote. 
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