The Benefits of Pressure Treated Pine Posts

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Pine wood is an inexpensive one that’s normally yellowish or whitish with brown knots. Over time, it develops a rustic patina and generally resists both shrinking and swelling. When you’re having a fence installed, consider using pressure-treated pine posts. Pine does well with pressure treatment– it has a conducive cell structure which easily absorbs chemicals… Read more »

The Benefits of a Pool Enclosure Fence

Pool Enclosure Fences

In Pennsylvania, where All Around Fence is located, it would be highly unlikely that an alligator would find its way into someone’s backyard pool. In Florida? It’s almost normal in certain places. In Pennsylvania? Not so much. That said, certain local critters might end up drinking from a pool or even taking a swim, if… Read more »

The Advantages of Creep Feeding Calves

Creep Feeders

Cow calf producers often creep feed their calves. Utilizing creep feeders– something All Around Fence sells— allows calves to access their creep feed full of nutrients while keeping older cows away. Why creep feed? The common management practice maximizes the calf’s growth at a rate closer to its genetic potential. In other words, it gives… Read more »

What Type of Fence Do I Need for My Animals?

Animal Fences

If you have livestock on your property there’s a good chance you don’t want them to wander away, right? Thank goodness, then, for fences, which keep animals contained in suitable spaces. Best Fences Sheep and Goats Do you have sheep and/or goats? If so, then you’d want a decent fence around the perimeter of your… Read more »

Tips for Cleaning Moss of a Wooden Fence

Cleaning Moss of a Wooden Fence

What is moss? It’s a small, flowerless green plant. Lacking true roots, it reproduces itself using spores and tends to grow in damp environments. When you get moss growing on your wooden fence, how can you get it off? How to Remove Moss From Your Fence The easiest way to remove moss from a wooden… Read more »

Reasons to Consider an Ornamental Fence For Your Home

Ornamental Fences

We live in a Wal-Mart world these days, where most everything that’s built is simply utilitarian. In other words, artistic and aesthetic beauty is often sacrificed in favor of bland, plain, cheap buildings, parking lots, and infrastructure in general. Take fences, for example. Most are bought with just the idea that they serve a function…. Read more »

Why You Should Consider Vinyl Fencing

Vinyl Fencing for Animal Owners

It wasn’t until the 1980s that vinyl fencing became en vogue. Now it’s quite ubiquitous in neighborhoods across the country, and for good reasons. What are some of the advantages of vinyl fencing over wood fencing? Well, vinyl is much stronger than wood. Sure, you think wood is strong, but eventually wood rots and can… Read more »

A Farmer’s Fence is Vital to His or Her Livelihood

Farm Fence

If you’re a farmer, your animals are your most important asset. Obviously, you do not want them wandering off the farm where they could get lost or killed. Therefore, farmers need quality fencing around their property to corral animals. Keep Animal Corralled A quality fence keeps your animals “in” and other animals “out,” so it… Read more »

Should I have an Electric or Wooden Fence for My Horses?

Horse Fences

If you have horses, then you know just how important fencing can be. The fence that you put up will be responsible for keeping your horses contained and for keeping any threats to them outside of their area. In general, you will have two fencing options for horses: An electric fence or a wood fence…. Read more »