Why can’t fences be over a certain height

Your home is your castle, right? And if you want to surround that castle with a 20-foot fence, or a wall, or a moat full of alligators, that’s your prerogative, right? Well, not exactly. Just about everywhere, there are rules and regulations that limit the...

What should you know before painting a fence

Is it time to paint your fence? Aside from making it look more attractive, a fresh coat of paint or stain on a fence can help protect it from the elements. It’s a big job, but if you know when and how to do it, you can easily paint your fence yourself. You’ll probably...