Raise your hand if you’re sick of winter. Nothing beats the dreary cold quite like great winter crafts. Fortunately, the best DIY wood projects only require a few wood materials, a few tools, and a little know-how. These easy wood projects are perfect for cold, winter weekends. Best of all, you can get most of your wood materials at Atlantic … Read More
What Is a Snow Fence and Why Is It Used?
People oftentimes are unaware of the differences in types of fences available, especially for winter. While most fences serve the same purpose, there are other aspects to a snow fence that can help in colder climates. A snow fence is a type of barrier that forces snow to accumulate wherever you want it to. This is incredibly helpful for states … Read More
Why Vinyl Fencing From a Big Box Store Isn’t Ideal (and What to Do Instead)
When you are considering investing in a vinyl fence for your yard or property, you have options. Heading over to a big box store is easy, but is Lowes vinyl fencing the best solution for you? Before you settle on a fence from a big box store, let’s first take a look at the pros and cons of Lowes vinyl fencing – and what you … Read More
How to Install Fence Rails
We’ve already helped you get your fence posts installed, now let’s complete building a split rail fence. Once the posts are in, you have conquered the most challenging part of the construction. Now you need to install the fence rails and any siding, like pickets or panels if you are using them. It is important that your fence rails are … Read More
What is the Best Type of Wood for Fencing?
You are ready to build a fence. You have already figured out the must-haves before getting started. Now you are about to install but need to choose your wood. It is important to know what is the best type of wood for fencing.
How to Install a Split Rail Fence
Split rail fences offer a bucolic design element to your property. These fences are steeped in American tradition and therefore lend a sense of comfort and nostalgia to your home. They are a natural selection for rustic and suburban settings. The split rail fence is also an excellent DIY project, which with some careful planning, just about any homeowner can … Read More
How to Build a Chain Link Dog Kennel
Creating the perfect chain link dog kennel for your dog may be simple to construct, but takes a bit of careful planning. You want your pup to feel comfortable in his outdoor space, and it is important to make sure it is structurally sound to withstand the elements. Atlantic Fence can help you take the guesswork out of the project. … Read More