Common Fencing Mistakes Explained

Jun 10, 2016 | Fences


Don't get held up with these common fencing mistakes!

Don’t get held up with these common fencing mistakes!

As you embark on your new fencing project, you may be wondering if you are going about it the right way. After all, there can be a lot of perilous pitfalls in a new fencing investment. Today we’re going to be talking about some of those fencing mistakes and how they can be avoided. Are you ready to get started? Here we go!

Boundaries are very important.

Knowing exactly where your property ends and someone else’s begins is very important when thinking about investing in new fencing. When you step over the line, other property owners may take issue. They can force you to take down your fence, ruining your wonderful investment. Not to mention that it may get you into some trouble with you homeowners association. Make sure that you know exactly where you are allowed to put your fence before you call in to have the work done. You should also take some time to find out if there are any rules or regulations for your fencing. Adhering to the rules of your community is of the utmost importance. Pool fencing can often have special rules as well, so keep that in mind.

Maintenance needs to be scaled to your abilities.

Wooden fencing requires more maintenance than vinyl. This is a simple fact. Before you invest in a new fence, you need to make sure that you are choosing the right material for your needs and preferences. Some people are willing to put in the effort to maintain a wooden fence and some people are not. Which sort of person are you?

Finding the right contractor is essential to prevent fencing mistakes.

When you take the time and financial capital to invest in fencing, you need to know that you are placing your trust in the right people. A poorly installed fence will be more trouble than it is worth down the line. Why gamble with something this important? When you work with a fencing company with experience and a focus on customer service, you can rest easy. Thankfully, you have already found one!

Interested In Learning More? Get In Touch With Excel Fencing And Decking Today

Excel Fencing and Decking has been proud to service Harford County since 1998, giving you the very best in custom built decks, fences, and home remodeling. If you’re interested in having a top-quality deck installed then give us a call. Our dedicated teams of deck professionals have the know-how and expertise to repair or install any kind of decking. Need a fence? We can help with that too! Call us at 410-803-9499 or fill out a contact form and one of Excel’s representatives will contact you promptly.