Landscaping Tips for Mowing Around a Privacy Fence

A privacy fence is an incredible addition to any property or yard. Not only does it improve the appearance of the property, but it also provides a boundary around the yard.  A privacy fence keeps unwanted visitors out and children and pets in. However, some challenges come with owning a privacy fence. Perhaps the most difficult thing to deal with is mowing your lawn. Mowing around a privacy fence can easily damage your fence, or leave a ring of uncut grass around the edge of your lawn. To help avoid this problem, Carnahan-White Fence Company has gathered a few landscaping
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Should I Paint, Stain, or Leave My Wooden Fence Natural?

After you install your new wooden fence, it is time to decide on the final ‘aesthetic’ choice. Do you paint it a bright new color, stain it for a more natural look, or commit to the natural look with an ‘unfinished’ fence? Today, Carnahan-White Fence Company will discuss a few pro’s and con’s of each method so you can choose the option that works best for you. Paint Perhaps the most iconic, classic method of finishing a wooden fence is a lovely bright layer of white paint. The scene of Tom Sawyer tricking his neighbor into painting his Aunt’s fence
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Tennis Court Fencing

Carnahan-White: What Is The Best Fencing For Your Tennis Court? If you’re considering building a tennis court on your property, one of the most important things to consider is what type of fencing you will be using. Conduct thorough research and consider everything from flyaway tennis balls to potential spectators. This Carnahan-White blog focuses on some different types of fencing in order to help you examine your options! Chain Link Fence This is most likely the type of fencing you think of when you think of tennis court fencing. It is a great option, especially if you want people to
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4 Reasons You Might Consider Installing A Fence

Need A Fence? Are you considering installing a fence on your property? Getting a fence installed can benefit your property in many ways. Carnahan-White lists some reasons why you may want a fence around your company or home. Safety One of the many reasons people install fences is to improve the security of their home. If you live in a dangerous area, fences can act as a tactic to rid off intruders and trespassers. If you’re looking for a fence to fulfill this purpose, Carnahan-White suggests picking a taller more sturdy fence like steel. Fences also don’t just keep things
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Carnahan-White: How To Decorate With A Custom Chandelier

Custom Chandeliers – Carnahan-White Chandeliers have a way of instantly making a room feel elegant. In our blog, we outline some of our best tips for implementing a chandelier into the decor of your home. Read on to learn more! Make Sure To Choose The Right Size It is important to consider size when it comes to implementing a chandelier into your decor. You have to take both the size of the space and the chandelier itself into account. If the chandelier is either too big or small for the space, it will throw off the feel of the entire
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Carnahan-White: Why Custom Iron Railing Is Right For You

Balcony Railing – Carnahan-White A balcony is a wonderful home feature. It’s a great place to relax and enjoy some peace and quiet or host a fun evening with friends. Whatever you do on your balcony, you want to make sure you have a proper railing in place. It’s not only to make the space safe, but it’s also a way to enhance the aesthetics. Read on to find out why a custom iron railing is a perfect choice for any balcony! It Is Durable When it comes to choosing a material that will be a long term design solution
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Carnahan-White: Deciding What Staircase Type Is Best

Staircases – Iron Railing – Carnahan-White Wherever it is located in your home, a staircase can be a beautiful, decorative focal point. If you are building a home or currently working on a significant remodel consider what kind of staircase would best match the tone of your home. This Carnahan-White blog explores different types of staircases to help you choose the right one! A Straight Staircase The simplest and most traditional type of staircase is the straight staircase. It can be found in many two-story homes. Just because it is traditional does not mean it has to be boring. Adding
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Carnahan-White: What You Need For A Private Tennis Court

Tennis Court – Carnahan-White If you’re an avid tennis player and have plenty of room on your property, you should consider installing a private tennis court. In this Carnahan-White Fencing Company blog, we discuss important considerations when deciding to build a private tennis court. The Right Amount of Room A tennis court takes up a significant amount of space. So, if you’re hoping to build a tennis court on your property, take the time to measure out the exact proportions of the court on your property. The size of a regulation doubles play tennis court is 60 feet by 120
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Carnahan-White: Choosing Custom Lighting

Custom Lighting – Carnahan-White While most homes come with your run of the mill, cookie cutter lighting fixtures you may want to step up your design game a couple of notches, consider investing in some custom lighting. High-quality custom lighting can transform a space. This Carnahan-White blog explains the best way to choose your custom light fixtures. Type of Lighting From chandelier lighting to sconces, there are so many different types of custom lights you can choose from. What you decide on depends entirely on the style and theme of your home. Make sure to do lots of research and
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Carnahan-White: Benefits Of An Entry Gate

Entry Gate – Carnahan-White Your home is one of the most significant investments you’ll ever make both in terms of time and money. This means that you should do whatever you can to make sure that you keep it secure. One of the best ways to do that is by adding an iron entry gate to your property. This Carnahan-White blog explores the reasons for installing an entry gate is a great idea! Security First and foremost, having an entry gate secures your property. If you have a fence around your whole property and add an entry gate, you’ll able
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