The Original Meaning of Post Up (Split Rail Fence Posts)

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Once upon a time, when someone would talk about putting a “post up” they weren’t referring to playing near the key in basketball, they were talking about actual fence posts, specifically split rail fence posts. Used for hundreds of years to keep livestock inside of large corrals, split rail fences never went out of style for farming or ranching operations, … Read More

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Stockade Fences

5 things you didn't know about stockade fences

Ever since the first fence was erected, fencing has had three purposes – to keep things out, to keep things in and to keep prying eyes away. No other fence has done that longer than the stockade fence. Not only does it have a long and storied past, but it also has interesting features that help it continue to be … Read More

Talking About Wood Fence Panels is Like Watching Paint Dry

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Then, why are we talking about them? Because according to the American Fence Association (yes, there is such a thing) wood is still the most common fencing material used in America. Because wood fence panels are made from renewable materials, withstand weathering, require little maintenance, and is among the most versatile fencing material available. Because wood fence panels can be … Read More

When is a Post Not Just a Post? (Chain Link Fence Posts)

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There are several things in life we never give a second thought to. We don’t usually stop to consider why birds can sit on power lines without being shocked. We often ignore the feat of engineering that is the modern freeway system, especially in major cities where converging ramps resemble a spaghetti bowl. And chances are, you have never looked … Read More

How Offices Benefit From Fencing

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As the owner/operator of your own office building, you understand that it is important to maintain the external appearance. Whether you own the building or are the building facilitator, regardless of your relationship to the property, you do not want to neglect its exterior appeal. Here are some interesting points how offices benefit from fencing.

What to Look for in Fencing Installation Companies

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There are many factors you need to be concerned with when installing a fence for your business, especially the unpredictable weather here in the Chesapeake region. Atlantic Fence has the answers about what to look for in fencing installation companies.

Facilities That Need Indoor Fencing

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There are many types of facilities that need indoor fencing, especially for large interior spaces like warehouses, factories, wholesale clubs or storage centers. We manufacture our fencing out of top quality, durable materials, therefore you can trust your inventory is safe. Contact Atlantic Fence for information about security solutions with indoor fencing.

5 Benefits of Chain Link Fence in Commercial Construction

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When establishing a construction site, there are many factors to consider. One vital component is your perimeter. Creating definitive boundaries is imperative for crowd control, safety, security and more. There are five benefits of chain link fence in commercial construction.

7 Reasons to Shop Atlantic Fence vs. Big Box Stores

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We have noticed a lot of our customers come to Atlantic Fence & Supply after having difficulties with Big Box Stores. Many of these stores offer fencing supplies, mostly for residential purposes, but also cause many frustrations for our commercial clients. From product quality to customer service complaints about big box stores, we have heard it all. They might seem like a one-stop shop but are lacking in so many ways. Here are 7 common reasons you should shop at Atlantic Fence vs. Big Box Stores.

The Best Commercial Fencing for Severe Weather

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The Chesapeake Region is no stranger to sudden severe changes in weather: from hurricane force winds to driving sleet to blizzards as well as intense pop-up thunderstorms and blazing summer heat. The type of commercial fencing you chose for your property is paramount to the security and safety of your perimeter and inventory.