The Enduring Benefits of Chain Link Fences

Nov 19, 2015 | Fences

If you’re looking for an affordable fence that is built to last, chain link is the best option on the market. Chain link fences have come a long way in terms of versatility and are now available in a variety of styles to suit the needs of any homeowner. Learn more about what makes chain link such a great choice for your Baltimore County fence in today’s blog.


Chain link fences have been popular for decades.

The Enduring Benefits of Chain Link Fences

Aesthetically pleasing

In the old days, chain link fences were really only available in one style. You’ve seen the kind: Green link is bordered by drab steel poles. Luckily, new innovations have opened up the market and there are now a range of styles of chain link fencing available so you have your choice of colors and finishes. Black chain link is an especially popular emerging trend.


With most fences, where you place them is where they’ll stay. In order to move other types of fences, you would have to dismantle the entire structure to make any changes. With chain link, however, it’s quite easy to remove the links and make adjustments to the placement of your fence. Need to add a section so you can fence off an area just for your dog? With chain link, it’s easy!


Chain link is built to withstand any conditions. While wooden fences are prone to insect damage and rot, chain link will look as good as it did the day it was installed for years to come. Chain link fences can also withstand extreme weather events, including high winds and storm conditions with no problems. An added bonus? Chain link fences require no maintenance so you’ll never have to devote a weekend to stripping and painting your fence!


Chain link remains one of the most affordable fencing materials available. Not only is it inexpensive to install, but repairs are also simple so if anything does go wrong (say, a tree lands on your fence), fixing your chain link fence won’t break the bank.

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If you’re in the market for a new Baltimore County fence, you came to the right place! Excel Fencing and Decking has been proud to service Maryland since 1998, giving you the very best in home remodeling.  Call us at 410-803-9499 or fill out a contact form and one of Excel’s representatives will contact you promptly.