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Beautiful and Functional Garden Fences: A Fencing Blog

Welcome to my blog. I don't want to 'fence you in', but I hope you get comfortable and stay for a long time. Hi, my name is Kristina, and I love to garden. However, like most gardeners in Australia, I am always looking for new and innovative ways to keep deer and other pests out of my garden. Over the years, I have found a lot of fencing tricks and strategies. In this blog, I plan to share fencing advice and a few fun puns with you. I hope my posts help your garden to flourish and stay safe. Thanks for reading.

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Top Tips When Choosing a Fencing Contractor

People erect fences to improve their home's security and the appeal of their landscape. Although there are numerous DIY fencing guides, it is best that you engage a fencing contractor when installing a fence at home. It ensures that the fence is sturdy and long-lasting.  In the extract below, you will learn the various considerations you should make when choosing a fencing contractor.  Reputation As a rule of thumb, you should only work with reputable contractors. Read More 

Decisions To Make When Choosing Your Automated Gate

Before installing new automated gates, you need to make a range of decisions, covering both the practical and aesthetic. Here are several of them. Opt For An Opening Mechanism  Your first point of call is to decide on the opening mechanism. Some gates slide along the fenceline while others swing inwards or outwards, on posts or pillars, single or double. Your landscape may dictate your selection. If the fence doesn't allow the gate to slide sideways, a swinging gate might suit. Read More 

4 Surprising Benefits of Frameless Glass Balustrades for Your Outdoor Swimming Pool

Does your region have regulations that require you to have a protective fence around your pool and you're afraid that it will kill your artistic impression and narrow your yard? Or do you want to install a pool fence and you're afraid of the implications it will have to your pool space? If so, you need to consider installing frameless glass balustrades. Frameless glass balustrades are fencing options where the glass is not just used as a panel but also as the actual support structure of the fence. Read More 

Which opening mechanism should you select for your automatic gates?

If you've taken the first step to install an automatic gate, you're on the path towards properly securing your home. Automatic gates provide durability and convenience while keeping you and your family safe. These gates are also highly customisable, as you can use many different materials for your home. For example, automatic gates can be made from hardwood, engineered hardwood, chain links, aluminium and even stainless steel. After you have the fence in place, the next step is to determine how you'll be opening and closing it. Read More