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Wooden Fence Between Houses
Fence Maintenance

Carnahan-White Takes a Look at Fence Etiquette

At Carnahan-White, we’ve been building fences for over 60 years. Whether you’re in the market for a wood fence, vinyl fence, ornamental fence or anything in between, Carnahan-White can meet your needs. However, when installing a fence in a neighborhood, there are things to be aware of. Today, the experts at Carnahan-White take a closer look at fence etiquette.

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Vinyl Fencing

Carnahan-White Fence Company Looks At Some Advantages of a Vinyl Fence

In recent years, vinyl fencing has become a reliable substitute for wood and chain link fence. Vinyl is different than traditional fencing solutions in a lot of ways. It is always good to be armed with information before deciding if vinyl is the right solution for you. In today’s post, the experts at Carnahan-White Fence Company will take a brief look at some of the advantages of a vinyl fence.

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Staining a Wood Fence
Fence Maintenance

Carnahan-White Fence Company Discusses The Best Way to Apply Stain to Your Fence

Every day your wood fence is exposed to damaging sun rays and rot-inducing moisture. A wood stain offers a protective barrier that will not only keep your fence looking beautiful but also increase its life. And whatever type of stain you choose, using the right method of staining is crucial. Today, the experts at Carnahan-White Fence Company will discuss the best way to apply stain so that it lasts as long as possible.

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Dog biting wood
Privacy Fences

Pet-Proofing Your Privacy Fence

For dog owners, having a privacy fence is often a necessity but can also cause unexpected struggles. First, you want to ensure your dog doesn’t chew up your fence. You also want to make sure your dog isn’t able to escape your property. Depending on the type of fence you select, there are a few different ways in which you can protect your privacy fence and your pup all without sacrificing the aesthetic of your backyard. Today, the Carnahan-White Fence Company will discuss the different methods that you can use to pet-proof your fence.

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Gated security intercom

Add Value to Your Home with Access Control Systems

Not only can a gated entrance with access control systems be an excellent aesthetic addition to your home, but it actually can boost the value of your home by upwards of $50,000! Why are gated entrances such a major value factor for your property? Today, Carnahan-White will discuss the many benefits of a gated entrance and the security of access control systems.

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Samples of different wood materials

Carnahan-White Discusses Wood Selection

Once you have decided to have a wood fence installed, selected the site, and determined the dimensions, it is time to select the right material. The perfect wood for your fence may be different than your neighbor’s. Not only do you have to factor the aesthetic value into your choice, but different wood materials will have a range of benefits and difficulties. Today, the experts at Carnahan-White Fence Company will discuss some materials you could potentially choose for your wood fence.

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Owner maintaining chain link fence
Chain Link Fences

Tips for Caring for Your Chain Link Fence

One of the best traits of a chain link fence is its durability. However, that doesn’t mean that they require no maintenance. Properly maintaining your chain link fence will ensure that you get the longest life out of your fence as possible. The question still remains, what maintenance steps should you take? Today, the experts at Carnahan-White Fence Company will discuss the steps every homeowner with a chain link fix should follow to maintain their fence.

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Fence Material Comparison Guide

Homeowners today have many options to choose from when it comes to fencing material. Although cost is usually one factor in choosing a fence, it’s important to look at the pros and cons of each material’s style, construction and function as well. You want to love your fence and know it will last a long time. Selecting quality materials and professional installation can ensure your investment won’t fall apart at the first strong wind. Use the following guide to help you sift through your choices:

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