Monthly Archives: November 2017

Tips in Choosing the Right Garden Fence

If your yard is a blank canvass, then landscaping would be painting to the homeowner just like painting to an artist. If you ask any person with a picturesque garden, the process can be quite daunting. Still, the trick is not only to be creative and practical, but also to hire the right professionals for the job.

Here at Bullfrog Fence, we have been helping homeowners with their landscaping by providing quality fencing building, fence repair, fence staining and fence restoration. Our fences can be the frame to your painting-like a garden. To help get you started, below are tips on finding the right fence for your home.

Consider your purpose, and then your preference

Are you aiming for a more aesthetically pleasing fence or more of a general protection for your home? Your location can play a huge factor in dictating its purpose. Since Texas is vulnerable to extreme weather conditions, we always advise our customers to consider durability first. The level of security and privacy you need will also determine the height, style, and material of your fence. You also need to check for potentially harmful wild animals that can damage plants, crops and flowers.

It is important that before selecting a beautiful material and design, you need to make sure that all your needs will be considered. After all, a fence is originally meant to protect an area. In this case, your beautiful fence should still be able to protect your garden.

Be prepared for the weather changes

Many homeowners who need to block strong wind resort to privacy fences, but if you want to bring more light in, then you can ask your fence builder on semi-privacy fences or wooden, wrought iron, or vinyl fences with patterns or holes.

Consider maintenance cost and requirements

Each kind of fencing material requires a different kind of maintenance. For instance, wood is known for the most maintenance because it needs regular staining or painting, while you also have to watch out for termites, decay, cracks, and rot. Metal comes in second because of the risk of getting scratches, dents, and rust. Vinyl and chain link fences are the easiest kinds to maintain.

Find out which kind of fence will fully match your garden in the Dallas Fort Worth area by calling us here at Bullfrog Fence and scheduling a free consultation.