Now here’s a question we’re surprised we don’t get more often: What is a chain-link fence made of? Everybody is familiar with the chain-link fence. We see them all over the place. They’re in neighborhoods and business districts. They surround manufacturing plants in commercial and industrial areas on the outskirts of towns. So what are… Read more »
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On September 20th Pacific Fence ownership and management held an employee appreciation BBQ to express gratitude to all the employees that keep this place running. We enjoyed a catered lunch by Slick’s BBQ and received a surprise early day off. Thank you to All our Employees for your hard work and dedication to making us… Read more »
Just as a square is a special kind of rectangle, a cantilever gate is a unique type of sliding gate, but with distinctive, interesting differences from your typical gate with wheels. Role of Wheels One of the primary differences between a cantilever gate and a sliding gate is the location of the wheels that helps… Read more »
Is there such a thing as dog-proof landscaping? A picture-perfect lawn may not be attainable with an energetic dog on the loose. But a safe yard, one that’s comfortable for both human and canine family members, is definitely possible.
Late winter is the ideal time to plan for yard and garden projects. The landscape may be dormant, but gardeners’ imaginations are fertile. While you’re thinking of new flowers and vegetables, don’t forget about the purely ornamental touches. The best gardens mix natural and manmade elements. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
In Portland there are two things people love dearly: Bicycles and Recycling. So what happens when these two worlds collide? Check out the 20 photos below of bicycles magically repurposed into fences and gates. These bike fences are both creative and ingenious ways to put an old bicycle back to good use. Do you have… Read more »
In the wake of the recent series we have had here in the Portland area we thought it would be fun to scour the web and put together some photos of the damaged fences we found. Enjoy!
Well it looks like it is time for a new fence. We do not recommend this as a safe way to tear down your old fence but for entertainment purposes, it works. [youtube width=”640″ height=”480″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHQi9mTKcU4[/youtube]
When the time comes to replace your old wooden fence most homeowners have it hauled away, take it to the dump or burn it. Before you go throwing away all of your old fencing material consider these options to recycle intact material and use it around the house. Here is a short list of ideas… Read more »
This is a great video showing the process of recycling old milk jugs and turning them into fence products.