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Choosing The Right Fence

It might not seem like a difficult decision, but finding the right fence can be hard to do. In addition to choosing a picket style, a color, and a height, you might also be concerned about abiding by city and neighborhood ordinances. However, all of these decisions are easy if you choose the right fence contractor. A few years ago, I found a great contractor who helped us to create a beautiful, functional backyard in a few weeks. Read this blog for more information about fences, contractors, and design styles that you won't regret a few years down the road.



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The Perks Of PVC Fencing

by Chester Alvarez

If you want to add some security and safety to your yard, a simple fence can do wonders. There are a wide range of fence products. When it comes to style and overall price, you have a lot to choose from. Cheaper but uglier fences can offer plenty of security. On the other hand, you can get the same security from more stylish fence products, but they are usually more expensive. This article looks at PVC, which is a fencing material that is stylish, durable, and affordable at the same time.

A Waterproof Surface

The surface of PVC has all of the characteristics that make it ideal for residential fencing. Most importantly, PVC is waterproof. This is extremely important when you consider that your fence is going to get wet almost every single day. Not only that, moisture can sit on your fence rails for an extended period of time. This can have a very deteriorating affect on some materials. However, PVC won't be affected by all of the moisture it receives. First of all, PVC has a smooth texture that water will bead off of. Most PVC fences have an electrostatic paint finish that give them a durable and long-lasting protective finish. On top of this, the actual PVC underneath the paint finish is also waterproof. That is, even if your paint gets scratched off, the PVC will not be vulnerable to water damage.

Many Styles to Choose From

Companies like Tyson Fence Co sell PVC fences in a wide variety of styles. Most people prefer plain, white, picket-style fences. If this is what you're looking for, having a material like PVC is going to have a lot of advantages over a material like wood that is painted white. In fact, most PVC fencing products are going to have a fake wood finish, so they will look just like wood from far away. However, you won't need to worry about repainting or re-staining the surface, like you need to do if you have a wooden fence. Basically, the easy maintenance of a PVC product, compared to that of wood, is one of the biggest advantages.

It is easy to understand my PVC is such a perfect material for fencing. It is easy to own, affordable, and durable at the same time. It is a good compromise for homeowners who want the look of wooden fencing, but don't want to deal with the necessary maintenance and care.