Things to Know Before Building a Fence in Oregon

Are you aware of the fence height regulations in your area?  Depending on where you live and where you are putting your fence there are certain regulations you need to know before you begin.  Here are some resources that can help save you time, headaches and money.  Of course, if you call Pacific Fence we can take care of all of this for you. Portland Fence Resource Page:  http://www.portlandonline.com/bds/index.cfm?c=38153 Digging Safety: http://www.callbeforeyoudig.org/ Building Permit Application:…

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Simple Tips for Extending the Life of your Wooden Fence

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Keeping a wooden fence in top shape is important when it comes to extending the life of your fence.  Unfortunately, many fences will have a shortened life span because they were neglected and not taken care of in a proper manner.  There are a number of things you can do to keep your wooden fence from rotting and all it takes is a few materials, some time and a bit of elbow grease. For starters,…

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Preparing Your Fence and Yard For Winter

Preparing your yard for the winter elements can be a daunting task, especially if you live in an area with extreme weather.  It is important to take preventative measures in order to protect your investments especially if you have a large fence enclosure in your yard. If you have an old fence it is a good idea to check how stable it is and make sure it has not weakened due to rotting.  Give it…

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How to Plan for Buying or Repairing a Fence

  The unusually cold winter in the Pacific Northwest has left many residents dreaming of longer, sunnier days where they can get outside and enjoy their beautiful yards. Winter can take a toll on the landscape of your yard, so if you’re looking to repair your fence or just completely replace it this spring, here are some tips on how to prepare for it. Know what type of fence you need The right fence will…

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