How to Choose a Fence Contractor

In Cedar Rapids, IA, there are multiple fence contractors ready to install your next fence. But how do you know which fence contractor is right for you?  Of course, you want a quality product at a fair price and installed in a timely fashion, but is there more to be considered? Before Looking For a Fence… Continue Reading

How To Set Chain Link Posts

Objective By mastering this lesson, you will be able to set chain link fence posts so that the fence is both pleasing to the eye and functional. Equipment String line, level, post hole digger, stakes, hammer, sludge hammer, marking paint, marker or crayon, 20’+ tape measure, 200’+ tape measure, shovel, spade, ladder, wheel barrow or… Continue Reading

How to Install a Chain Link Sliding Gate

Installing a chain link gate on your fence is the perfect way to make your property more accessible—and it’s something you can do at home on your own. This how-to guide from American Fence Company will teach you the basics of chain link slide gate installation.   Objective:  By mastering this lesson, you will be able… Continue Reading

How to Build a Wood Picket Fence

Building a wood picket fence is easier than many people might think—it’s also incredibly rewarding. Follow this instruction guide for step-by-step instructions on installing your own wood picket fence.  Objective:  By mastering this lesson, you will be able to build the most popular wood fencing that is both pleasing to the eye and functional. Necessary… Continue Reading