Driveway Gates Add Security and Style

Updated August 3, 2021 A fence is only as good as its gate. With the right driveway security gate, your property is more secure, convenient, and attractive. A driveway security gate should keep unwanted visitors out while allowing easy access for your guests. Driveway security gates are a must for certain types of businesses, including storage facilities. But these gates are also a good idea for private homes. Pacific Fence & Wire install sliding, cantilever,…

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4 Tips for Choosing the Best Fence for Your Yard

When you build a fence in the Pacific Northwest, you have a range of choices. Wood, vinyl, chain link and ornamental metal are just the beginning. Each material also comes in a selection of designs and colors. Choosing the best fence for your Portland-area yard isn’t complicated, but it pays to do some research before you build.


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Essential Chain Link Fence Materials

A chain link fence is a great way to keep your home safe and increase its value. These fences are easy for experienced DIYers to install. Depending on the size of your yard, you may be able to complete construction in a couple of days. Keep in mind that those two days have to be spread out. You’ll need to allow curing time for the cement that anchors the fence posts.

Not everyone wants to spend time building a fence. If you just want a finished fence without the hassle of construction, contact us. We’ll give you an estimate and build your fence.

If you decide to build yourself, read our blog post to learn how it’s done. Pacific Fence carries all the supplies you’ll need, and our knowledgeable staff will make sure you get your essential chain link fence materials.

Here’s what it takes to build the fence. (more…)

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Types of Fence Posts

No matter what type of fence you're building, it's going to require a different types of fence posts. The types you use can depend on the fence configuration you want, the addition of a gate and the terrain the fence is being built upon. The trick is knowing exactly which types of fence posts to use when building your fence. Posts are the backbone of all fences, whether they be vinyl, wood, chain link or ornamental fences.…

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Complete Fall Fence Maintenance Now

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Fall weather is the favorite of many people. Children’s cheeks turn pink in the cold air. Trees put on a brief but fiery display. People make the most of long, dark evenings by sipping hot beverages by the fireplace.

Even seasonal chores such as preparing your yard for winter have a pleasant, familiar feel. As you tidy the garden, don’t forget to give its perimeter a little love. A fence is a frame. A well-maintained border makes what lies within look better.


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