Fencing


Farm fences, aka welded wire fence, cattle fence, barb wire fencing, livestock fencing, etc are a fact of life when living with land.  We wanted our children to be able to safely play in front of our house without us worrying about them wandering into the road or people wandering […]

How to build a farm fence with drive gate.


Tension a sagging fence
7 Fencing Mistakes Are you thinking about building a fence?  Be sure you don’t make the following mistakes or learn how to fix some common problems you might have with your own fence. Fencing Mistake #1 –  Too much slack in the fence material. Too much slack is hard to […]

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Farm Fence


Brace welded wire fence with spike nails and bracing wire
Want to build a good looking and long lasting welded wire farm fence?  There are lots of different opinions on what is best or proper.  There are many questions to answer when building a fence.  What fence height?  Which posts should I use?  What type of fencing material?  How much […]

How do you build a welded wire farm fence?



Have you ever been to those communities with the fancy keypad entry systems?  I’ve even lived in one and it was often broken!  Maybe you already have a gate or would like more security or don’t want to open a gate in the rain.  In any case, motorizing your gate […]

How do you Install a Drive Gate with Automatic Opener


Finished Fence pull with ratchet straps, no fence puller or come along
I’ve always had a dilemma when it came to pulling fence tight.  I’ve tried everything from using my lawn mower to a car including fashioning my own fence pulling devices.  You’re supposed to have a tractor and a device to spread the force across the fence or in the case of […]

Pull a fence without a fence puller or come-along