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Matching Form To Function: Choosing The Right Fence Material For Your Home

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Installing a fence for your home should be relatively simple, but the sheer variety of options can make even selecting the right material a puzzle. But certain types of fencing naturally lend themselves to some needs and applications more readily than others. Here are some tips for matching the form of your fence to its intended function. Want the Most Solid, Private Fence? Go With Stone Nothing says “I’m here to stay”…

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How To Prep And Stucco Your Yard's Cinder Block Fence

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Cinder block walls provide a strong and long-lasting barrier around your yard. If you want to change the look of your yard, you can stucco the exterior of your cinder block wall. Here are some instructions to help you with this process. Clean and Remove Residues Many types of residue can find their way onto the surface of a cinder block in your yard, such as mold, mildew, efflorescence, and dirt. All these need to be removed from the surface of the cinder blocks before you can apply the stucco coating.…

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How Tall Should Your New Fence Be?

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If you’re getting ready to install a fence, and you’ve narrowed it down to materials and style, the next step is to determine the height you need. A lot of cities have laws that prevent anything over six feet tall, and if you belong to a Homeowner’s Association, you’ll want to check with them as well. After that, it simply comes down to esthetics and functionality. Whether you go with aluminum, wood, or vinyl, here are some quick and easy tips to determine how tall your fence should be.…

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