Twin Cities Fence Blog
If you own or manage a Minnesota business and are thinking about having a fence installed, the contractors at Twin Cities Fence can help. We realize that you have options when it comes to choosing a fence contractor, so we work to set our services apart from the competition. When you partner with us, you will get more than a top notch routine fence installation. Here are some of the extra services we provide as part of our commercial
If you have decided it is time to add a fence to your residential property, it is now time to consider what type of fence would work best. Fortunately, you have many different materials to choose from and the staff at Twin Cities Fence is happy to help you choose the best match for your property. Because of the unpredictable Minnesota weather, you need to think about style, price AND durability. Here are some of
If you have lived in Minnesota for any length of time, you know that the weather can be brutal. Snow, ice, wind and extreme temperatures are common in the winter months and the summer can bring thunderstorms and intense heat. This weather can damage anything that is exposed for long periods of time including the exterior of your home, your vehicle and a fence. This is exactly why one of the most popular fencing options
Your fence can take quite a beating over the course of the harsh and sometimes unpredictable Minnesota winters, making springtime fence maintenance an absolute must. Your fence spends the winter exposed to wind, rain, snow, unstable temperatures, freeze-thaw cycles, and underground shifts. It is important to spend time on spring fence maintenance and give your fence a little TLC so it can look its best and maintain its integrity long term. If your fence is used for a number or safety or protection
You cannot take a drive (or even a walk) without seeing a black chain link fence. They are perhaps the most common fencing option for both commercial and residential space. They are used to enclose sports fields, playgrounds, commercial properties and even backyards. They are so popular for many reasons. They are extremely durable, require very low maintenance, they are affordable, and offer security, privacy and you can count
You have probably heard, at some point in your life, that there is a measure of truth in every cliche. There is at least one cliche that pertains to the good work we do at Twin Cities Fence: The cliche of the white picket fence represents an ideal of American life. It is linked to the American Dream of owning a patch of land and a home for our family. This cliche takes us back to a time when life was simpler, and it appeals to our nostalgic natures.
Wrought iron fencing is one of the most familiar materials for fences. It conveys aesthetics and likewise adds loveliness to your residence. Furthermore, wrought iron is fundamentally strong, therefore, it is a sound and long-lasting fence material. Like many additional fencing materials, wrought iron requires appropriate care to discourage wear and other varieties of deterioration. The possibility of damages is why it is crucial to comprehend
Fencing in your yard can be a great way to achieve some lawn privacy, as well as establish where your property ends, and your neighbors begins. As you may know, there tend to be a lot of rules and restrictions to fence building, no matter where you might live – not to mention neighbor concerns. So, what’s generally allowed as a standard rule to follow, and what isn’t?
Whether you own a home or a commercial property, your fence should be built to last and be installed correctly by a professional fence contractor. Fences are subject to the elements 365 days a year and if there are areas of vulnerability, they will begin to break down and this can lead to a broken fence. The team at Twin Cities Fence offers professional-grade fencing installation for homes and businesses in Andover, Minnesota.
If you are considering adding a fence to your property, you have many different options to choose from when it comes to fencing material. One type that is gaining popularity is Trex Fencing. Trex fencing is durable, strong, weather-proof and environmentally friendly, made of 95% recycled board, including recycled plastic and wood fibers. Installing a Trex fence on your
A privacy fence is ideal for a residence or business location if you are looking for a way to add safety, security and an additional layer of protection to your property. Privacy fences can be installed around any space including a backyard or a commercial property. What you might not realize is that you have many choices when it comes to the look of your privacy fence. Twin Cities Fence installs several different types of privacy fences depending on
It can be difficult to select the ideal sort of fence for your home, especially if you are unsure of which material will last. Since fabrics, patterns, and textures have been improved, the days of unattractive, fragile materials are long gone. In addition, a game-changing substance has been introduced for strength and durability. So, how long can a vinyl fence be expected to last? The simple answer is 20-30 years, but it all relies on how effectively you perform the tasks listed below
Installing a fence around your property offers many benefits to you, the current homeowner, as well as future potential buyers for your home if you ever decide to sell. If you’re thinking about having a fence added to your home, you probably have some questions. Call the pros at Twin Cities Fence to find out the answers
You and your family may have been wanting to add a fence to your property for months or even years. For many, it is simply hard to move forward with that type of addition to your home because of the concern about the cost. Twin Cities Fence understands price is a concern for many customers, so we offer free estimates for all types of fencing options. We realize that it is important to know ahead of time exactly how much you will spend, so we make this process simple and transparent.
Nothing takes a toll on a fence like the relentless winter weather in Minnesota. Snow and ice are really heavy and, combined with the wind and cold temperatures day after day, you may find that your fence is just not holding up to the elements this winter. Twin Cities Fence completes fence repair twelve months a year so you do not have to worry about being told that a repair will have to wait until spring.
While some property owners in the greater Twin Cities area may prefer traditional fence materials such as wood, brick, and iron, Trex composite fencing is an increasingly popular option for those seeking a low-maintenance, eco-friendly alternative that is designed for performance
A steel fence can give you the look of a wrought iron fence with added strength and durability and without all the rust. For many business owners and homeowners, a steel fence is an ideal addition to your property. Twin Cities Fence can install several different galvanized steel fence styles, from picket fences with or without top rails, spear top and staggered spear top styles
If you own a property that needs indoor fencing installed, the contractors at Twin Cities Fence can help. While much of our business continues to be designing, installing and even repairing outdoor fencing, we have the knowledge, experience and staffing to help you create the perfect indoor enclosed space for your unique needs
Many of us have developed a newfound appreciation of our homes over these last two years. COVID-19 has caused a huge shift in our perspective, our priorities and our thinking. While there has been a lot of stress and uncertainty, one
Whether it’s a security fence or a property boundary indicator, farms require fencing. If you’re in the market for one, here’s a quick guide on choosing the right type of fence for your farm.
Falling snow can be a beautiful sight, and Minnesota gets a fair share of snowfall each winter. A harsh winter, however, can affect your fence. Here are some tips to help you prepare your fence for winter’s frozen grip, so you can keep your fence standing strong.
Before the snow starts to fall
As more people spend time at their place of residence and less time running around, it is almost natural to want to have your own, private space. With many yards almost overlapping one another, it can be nice to have a more intimate, private space in your backyard. At Twin Cities Fence, we are dedicated to building your ideal privacy fence
When most people think about fencing, they envision a wood fence surrounding a home. Residential fences are popular and very useful for security, privacy and keeping your kids and pets safe. However, homeowners are not the only ones
Have you been thinking about how nice it would be to fence in your backyard? Maybe you are looking for a safe place for your kids (and/or pets) to play, or maybe you want to be able to gather with friends privately, or just enjoy some quiet time on a cool fall day in peace. No matter what your reason for thinking about a fence, now is a great time to make that dream
Adding a new fence to your property can add value to your home should you ever decide to sell it, but it also adds security, privacy and a brand new look. If you have decided to have a new fence installed this season, Twin Cities Fence can help. We install new fencing all year round for homeowners and business owners
Are you one of the lucky ones that has a pool in their backyard? You likely don’t want your neighbors or other kids in the neighborhood to come into your pool without your approval, right? Are you looking to add some privacy around the pool? Whatever situation you may be in, our team at Twin Cities Fence has a solution for you
Would you like to have a little more privacy from your neighbors? Do you have a pool in your backyard, and you’re looking to secure the area? Maybe you have a dog, and you want to be able to let the dog out in your yard without having to take them out on a leash. In any of these situations, our team at Twin Cities Fence has a solution
Most fences are long lasting and durable, however, there may be times when a fence repair is needed. Whether your fence is made from weak materials or damage has occurred during a storm, our team at Twin Cities Fence has you covered. We are a reliable fence repair company in Minnesota that can handle your fence repair needs, big or small.
Many projects around the home can easily be done by a “handyman” or even yourself. But there are some projects that should be left to a professional. Top of this list is fencing installation. Installing a fence on your property can take hours and hours of time and if not done correctly, you can be left with an unfinished product, or a fence that simply does
If you have been considering a new fence for your property, you may be trying to decide what material is best for your needs. One type of fencing material that you may not have considered is Trex fencing. Trex fencing is becoming a more popular choice for many residential customers for many reasons. Below are a few of the many benefits Trex fencing offers: