Our customers ask a lot of great questions. We thought we'd share some of them with you, as you might be wondering about some of these things as well.
Wood fencing is a great option for many properties in the Douglas area. The secret to finding out if it's right for you is to determine your main goals and speak to our experts to find out what they would recommend. Wood fencing is often a beautiful accent to spaces needing privacy, borders, or some security. It is one of the most customizable types of fences and very versatile.
Wood fences typically last up to 20 years when properly maintained and protected. Due to their natural material, wood fences can rot and warp, but when protected with high-quality paint or stain and routinely checked for problem areas, wood fences can last for decades and beautifully accent your property for many years.
One of our favorite aspects of wood fences in the Douglas area is its versatility to be able to be modified and work in nearly any scenario. Wood fences are great for privacy, but they also work perfectly for designs that allow some visibility, like the shadowbox style. Wood fences can be adjusted in height and modified to fit the terrain of your property. The other highly desirable benefit of wood fencing is its natural beauty. While other types of fences can mimic the look of wood, nothing looks quite as natural as a traditional wood fence.
Wood fences do require more maintenance than some other types of fencing, but when properly cared for, they are a wonderful type of fence. To maintain your wood fence, be sure to seal it with a high quality stain or paint product and recoat it every few years. Also, check your fence now and then for any problem areas you may notice, like boards warping or cracking, and get the problem areas fixed right away. When you keep up with your wood fence, it can last longer than expected!
Wood fences are an excellent choice to create privacy at your home or business in the Douglas area. Wood fences can be built in solid panels or semi-private designs based on your preferences and needs. Many people who are looking for privacy choose a style of wood fencing. You can even adjust the height of your fence and the shape of the picket tops.
Staining or painting your wood fence is up to you, but we highly recommend it! Wood is a natural material that is prone to breaking down over time sooner than some other types of fences. Coating your fence with a high quality stain or paint will not only look great but will protect your fence from damage and provide the best long-term results. If you would like more tips or information on staining your fence, please reach out to our fence experts anytime!
Aluminum fences are a great choice for properties all across the Douglas area. The features and benefits of aluminum fencing create an elegant look and a secure boundary for your home or business. We even carry styles to help protect your small pets within your yard. If you haven’t had a chance yet, scroll through the details on our aluminum fence page to learn about what you’ll receive when you purchase an aluminum fence through Dixie Fence Company.
Aluminum fences are a very low maintenance type of fence that lasts a long time. The material is engineered and professionally protected to resist rust and corrosion and takes next to no cleaning for the duration of its life. When it may need a gentle wash, simply use a water hose or regular household cleaners and a sponge to wipe it down. Otherwise, no care is needed!
Having a powder coating on your aluminum fence means that the finish color is protected with a chemically bonded covering that will keep your fence from rusting and keep it easy to clean. It is done by a process of using an electrostatically charged powder that is applied and then baked onto the metal into a smooth finish.
Aluminum fences are a strong metal style of fence that works well at properties in Douglas, Georgia. Aluminum material may not seem strong because it is engineered to be lightweight, but don’t be fooled! These fences are comparable with other types of metal fences and can withstand the impact and winds the Douglas area may experience.
Aluminum fences are an incredibly great option for keeping your pets safe in your yard. Not only are they made of a strong metal material, but we carry styles that have “puppy pickets”. This is an added section at the bottom of your fence with pickets that are spaced closer together so even the smallest of dogs can’t squeeze through.
Most aluminum fence styles in the Douglas area are rackable, which means they can be installed to follow the ground whether it slopes up or down in uneven terrain. The best thing to do to find out what you need for your specific space is to directly contact our fence experts. They can help you pick the perfect fence and style for your specific case.
Vinyl fence is normally made of a plastic material called polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and is the world's third highest produced synthetic type of plastic. Not only is it used to make beautiful fences in a wide variety of styles, but it is also used for products like windows, pipes, and other construction materials.
Definitely! Many people choose vinyl fencing because of its privacy features in certain styles. Look at the fence styles we offer and decide which works best for your needs, whether it's full privacy or semi-private.
Of all the fence materials you can choose, vinyl fencing is a pretty eco-friendly one. Not only is it long-lasting, creating a lower need for additional resources being produced and used, but it's recyclable when you have leftovers or are ready to replace it. Also, it has no need of being painted or treated with additional harmful chemicals. Of all the fencing options, vinyl is an environmentally friendly type of fence to install.
Vinyl fences are crafted with a material called PVC which is a non-porous substance and most paint will not stick to it. One of the most popular reasons people in the Douglas area choose vinyl fencing is because there is no need to paint or stain it! The color you get with your vinyl fence will not fade or chip, and will stay looking new and bright for the lifetime of your fence.
Vinyl fences are practically maintenance free! The only thing we suggest when it comes to maintaining your vinyl fence is to keep an eye on any dirt build-up and hose it down with water if it ever starts to accumulate any dust or dirt. If you prefer, gentle household cleaners can also be used. Besides an occasional wash, your new fence will last a long time with no hassle!
Vinyl fences are a very popular choice for Douglas properties all across the region. Many of our Douglas clients choose vinyl fences for its low maintenance, sturdy make-up that provides property owners security, privacy, and an enhanced look to their home or business.