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March 20, 2019

Why a Physical Fence Is Better Than an Invisible Fence

Choosing a fence for your dog? Find out why a physical fence is better than an invisible fence and learn what dangers pet-owners can face when installing invisible fences.
March 15, 2019

Top Garden Trends for 2019 | Garden Design

AVO Fence & Supply's insight:

Garden Design Magazine shares the 10 important trends shaping the gardening world in 2019. From low-maintenance yards to creating a focal point, and including private, secluded places, these trends will elevate your home landscape and increase your property value to boot.

February 15, 2019

Why Bufftech vinyl fences are ideal for rainy climates | Cascade Fence & Deck

Rainy weather can take a huge toll on wooden structures, but with Bufftech vinyl you won’t ever have to worry about the condition of your fence during a long, wet winter. With recent trends showing rainfall increasing in the Northeast, we can take a lesson from our neighbors in the Pacific Northwest and choose Bufftech vinyl fence for beautiful, low-maintenance borders that will last.

January 15, 2019

Tools for Fence Building – Post-Hole Augers vs Diggers

What’s the difference between a post-hole auger and a post-hole digger? (Hint: one may make your life much easier!) In this article from The Spruce, learn what basic tools are commonly used for fence building -- many of which you may already have in your shed or garage.

January 14, 2019

How to Benefit from Your Slow Season

The winter months in New England can be a lean time for fence installation and other outdoor-based businesses. But before you write off the season entirely, […]
December 7, 2018

Can You Install a Fence in Winter?

Can you install fence in the winter? The short answer is yes! If you want to beat the crowd, prepare for winter weather, and maintain your […]
December 7, 2018

Northeast – Fourth National Climate Assessment

The distinct seasons of the Northeast’s climate supports a landscape adapted to cold, snowy winters and warm to hot, humid summers. But a changing climate with less distinct seasons is altering our ecosystems in dramatic ways that will affect us all. The recent dominant trend in the Northeast has been towards an increase in rainfall intensity, with milder winters and earlier spring conditions. Read this executive summary to learn more about the risks posed by climate change, and to stay informed about how seasonal changes will affect when and how fence gets installed. To read the full report, visit https://nca2018.globalchange.gov/

November 30, 2018

Leaning Fence – Repair or Replace?

If you have a leaning fence on your property, there are a few factors that come into play when deciding whether to fix it or ditch it entirely. This article lays out some sound advice on how to assess your leaning fence and decide whether you can repair or replace it.