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Within the pages of our fencing blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to fences, gates and metal fabrication.

Gate designs to keep wildlife out

If you live somewhere that wildlife is prone to roam, you want to make sure to keep them off your property. Fences help with that, but if you have an open driveway, they still may be able to get in. If you have a driveway gate and still have a wildlife problem, you might want…
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3 things you should know before installing an automated gate system

Instead of always having to open your gate physically whenever you get home, you can install an automated gate system. This technology allows you to open the gate remotely as you approach home. However, before you install this system, there are 3 things that you should know: Good driveway gates aren’t cheap You should come…
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Safer steps for visitors? Install a handrail!

You might not feel the need for this for yourself, as you bound up the steps and through the door into your home with the glorious athleticism of youth. However, you might not be entirely typical of those who visit your home on a regular basis! Do you have regular, and cherished, visits from parents…
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Why you should upgrade to an automated driveway gate

It’s essential to have a driveway gate for security purposes alone but opening it manually can be such a pain. Every time you need to leave or enter your property you’re constantly having to get in and out of the car to open and shut the gate. It’s a massive inconvenience, especially if you’re in…
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Keep your pet safe with an automated gate

If you are a pet owner, you have probably spent quite a few mornings staggering out of bed and reluctantly leashing your pet for that required early morning walk. If the weather is bad, it can be a nightmare. There is one way you can delay heading out for that walk until you have had…
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Top 4 Different Types of Fences to Consider for Your Yard

Have you decided to add a fence to your backyard or around your pool? Do you want added privacy, or would you rather save a little money in the process? There are many types of fences to choose from. A good place to start when choosing a fence is the aesthetic you’re trying to achieve…
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Your Ultimate Guide to Driveway Gate Installation

Driveway gates are an important safety feature for your home. Gates and fences help to deter criminals by making it more difficult for them to get into your home. They also provide added resale value when it comes time to sell your home in San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Big Sur and the surrounding areas.…
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When to Repair Your Fence and When to Replace It

After years of withstanding whatever mother nature could throw at it, your fence is looking a little worse for wear. Now what? If you’ve noticed your fence is starting to show its age, you may find yourself wondering if you should shell out for repairs. Or, if you should scrap the entire thing and start…
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Considerations for Fence Building in San Luis Obispo

Here at Surfliner Fence Company, we have a few helpful considerations for fence building in San Luis Obispo county and the surrounding areas. There are many factors to consider when choosing a new fence for your home. You want to achieve your goals while taking into consideration things like cost, durability, privacy, and visual appeal.…
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Proper Etiquette for a Shared Fence

Here at Surfliner Fence Company, serving the Central Coast and San Luis Obispo, we know that good fences can make good neighbors, but knowing proper etiquette for a shared fence can save you from headaches and other trouble. Today, we share our tips to help keep you and your neighbor on friendly terms. And of…
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Measuring Your Yard for a Fence

When it comes to measuring your yard for a fence, we here at Surfliner Fence Company in San Luis Obispo County have a few tips to help. Measuring might seem straightforward, but there are a few things that could get overlooked in the process, so the following tips may be helpful. Check Your Plat A…
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We’ve launched a brand new website for Surfliner Fence Company

Welcome to the new website and blog for Surfliner Fence Company.  Very soon we will begin sharing fence related information with you our customer including tips, benefits as well as information about new fence designs and materials. Please come back soon as we will be publishing regularly, we look forward to your visit.  
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