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Domestic Versus Imported PVC Fence

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Nov 19, 2020 11:18:44 AM

Comparing the Differences Between Domestic Vinyl Fences and Chinese Imports

Everyone likes savings, but more often than not, discounted items come with tradeoffs if not additional cost. In case of imported fencing, almost all of which comes from China, there are various factors that need to be considered before deciding in favor of a low-cost fence.

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Topics: Vinyl

AVO Is Proud to Give Back to the Community

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Oct 9, 2020 4:05:49 PM

AVO Congratulates a Local Eagle Scout on Earning His Highest Patch!

At AVO Fence and Supply, we value the opportunity to give back. And when a scout from Troop 9 reached out to one of our fence experts to purchase a post and rail fencing for his final project, we took the opportunity to donate fence parts and give back to the community that supports us.

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Topics: AVO Fence & Supply, Customer Testimonial

What You Need to Know and Ask When Hiring a Fencing Contractor

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on May 26, 2020 12:47:37 PM

How to Hire a Fencing Contractor During COVID-19

When putting up a fence, you have the option of doing it yourself or hiring a fence installer. Generally, if you don’t have the expertise or confidence to take on the DIY project yourself, the recommendation is to hire a professional fence contractor to get the job done right. Most often, hiring a fence installer turns out to be more cost-efficient in the end, considering a well-installed, high-quality fence will serve you a long time without any repairs.

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Topics: AVO Fence & Supply, Contractor, How To

Peeler Core Posts vs King Posts—Which Is Better for Your Fencing Needs?

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Feb 20, 2020 2:47:06 PM

How to Choose the Best Pressure-Treated Post for Your Fencing Project

Not all wood is the same and not all posts are created equal. Even the posts originating from the same mill and pressure-treated in the same way can differ in certain parameters. 

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Topics: Contractor, Fence Installer Tips

How to Install a Fence

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Sep 27, 2019 3:01:26 PM

This post is one of a few in our “How to Install a Fence” series. Check out our other posts for a complete fence installation guide.

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Topics: Fence Installer Tips, How To

Best Stain Brands for Cedar Fences

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Aug 20, 2019 3:30:16 PM

Staining Tips & Brand Recommendations for Wood Fence Stains

Staining and finishing a wooden fence before it is exposed to destructive elements for extended lengths of time is perhaps the most important fence-maintenance tip. Staining protects wood’s inner cells, allowing them to retain their natural strength.

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Topics: Cedar, How To

How Close Can You Install a Fence to Your Property Line

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Aug 1, 2019 12:40:48 PM

Fence Etiquette: Tips to Avoid Neighbor Disputes

One of the biggest considerations to make when planning a fence project is to determine the fencing area for a proper fence installment. 

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Topics: FAQ, Fence Installer Tips

How to Care for Wooden Fences

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Jun 17, 2019 3:28:50 PM

Best Practices for Wood Fence Protection

Summers in New England are hot and humid. Combined with the amount of rainfall that typically occurs in the spring, many aspects of your property might need extra care during the summer heat, and your fence is not an exception. 

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Topics: Uncategorized

Good Neighbor Privacy Fence Designs

Posted by AVO Fence & Supply on Jun 13, 2018 10:22:28 AM

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors - and Great Backyards

“Good fences make good neighbors” is a quote from Robert Frost’s much anthologized poem “Mending Wall”. 

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Topics: AVO Fence & Supply, Blog

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