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Thinking About Having A Fence Installed? Read This Blog First!

Friday, January 19th, 2018 by Hannah Lagaly


Below is a list of all the different fencing materials that New Age Contractors can install. Read this blog to get some useful information on fencing materials before you decide what fence is right for your budget and your home.

  

Wood:

Wood Fencing

Wood Fencing gives homeowners a sense of privacy and security with the height it provides, and it is also one of the more charming options on the market. It offers homeowners a warm and welcoming feeling without breaking the bank. Although wooden fences do require some maintenance, it is not anything more than a Saturday mornings worth of work. One thing to take note of when considering wood fencing is that the height and size of the fence will impact the price, the more lumber you need, the more expensive the project will be. On the plus side, wood fences are durable and will last. Wood fencing offers a wide variety of options because of the number of lumber types there currently is.

 

Vinyl: 

Vinyl Fencing

Other than price, vinyl fencing is elite when it comes to any other class. Some manufacturers even claim that vinyl fences are stronger and more flexible than wooden fences! Vinyl fencing is maintenance free and very easy to clean, all you will need is some water and soap to make it look brand new. Along with being durable, easy to clean, vinyl fencing also comes in many different styles like picket and privacy.  Installing a vinyl fence may have a higher upfront cost, but given its low maintenance costs and longevity, vinyl fencing is cheaper than many other fencing types. New Age Contractors can also install PVC fencing which is a type of vinyl fencing.

 

Wrought Iron:

Wrought Iron Fencing  

When you see homes with modern designs on top of their fences, often, those homeowners chose a wrought iron fence. Wrought iron fences are not popular choices for the more conservative homeowner because they do not offer a lot of privacy and security. On top of that, wrought iron fences are custom made and therefore, will not be cheap. Wrought iron fences are sturdy and beautiful, but they require continuous upkeep. If you want to maintain its attraction, wrought iron fences need to be sanded or repainted every two to three years.

 

Bamboo:

Bamboo Fencing

Bamboo fencing is starting to make some noise in the fencing market. The most notable benefit of bamboo fencing is that it is environmentally friendly. Opposed to wooden fences, which contribute to accelerated deforestation, bamboo grows back so fast, that once its harvested the forest is replenished very quickly unlike a tree that's cut down for lumber. Another environmentally friendly benefit of bamboo is the fact that it will also decrease pollution because it absorbs carbon dioxide and other harmful gases. Bamboo is an exotic and beautiful fencing option. It can be stained in colors of your personal preference, and when it ages, bamboo takes on a silvery shine that is quite elegant. Bamboo fences are long-lasting and durable; they do not require copious amounts of maintenance and care. It can also be used in a variety of climates, and it is resistant to heat, sun, rain, and snow.

 

 

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