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Fencing

Pet Home and Yard Improvement Projects for Dogs and Cats

Find out how to make your home and yard more pet friendly for your dog or cat, from keeping pets safe to preventing pet damage to your home. Watch this video to find out more.

Repairing a Wooden Fence

The vertical fence boards on a wood fence are often secured with nails, which can work loose over time. Instead of driving the nails back in, replace them with corrosion resistant deck screws, which will stay put. Watch this video to find out more.

DIY Electronic Containment System for Dogs in Your Yard

Fences are the most common way to keep a dog from roaming, but another option that I’ve found works well is to install an electronic containment system around your yard. Watch this video to find out what’s involved in adding a hidden wire barrier to your yard.

Tip for Keeping Your Dog from Digging Under a Fence Gate

Some dogs are notorious escape artists when confined to a fenced yard, and the easiest way for them to escape is often by digging under the gate. Watch this video to see my solution on how to prevent your dog from digging under a fence gate in your yard.

Recycled Plastic Composite Fencing and Decking

Composite decking and fencing are made in part using high density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic from recycled milk jugs and other plastic containers. They’re an attractive, low-maintenance alternative to a wood deck or fencing. Watch this video to find out more.

How to Make a Fence from Recycled Plastic PVC Pipe

Check out this idea submitted by one of our visitors for a great way to reuse leftover scraps of PVC pipe by turning them into a fence! Read on to find out how it was done.

How to Install a Deer-Proof Fence Around Your Yard or Garden

Deer can be a real problem in a yard or garden. If deer are still eating your plants despite using repellents and deer-resistant plants, you may want to consider a deer-proof fence to keep them out. There are many types of fencing available, and several different ways to install it effectively. Read on to find out what you need to know to install a deer fence in your yard.

How to Reinforce a Wooden Post Set in Concrete

Setting a wooden post in concrete makes it more stable and secure, but as the wood shrinks over time, it can cause the post to become loose. To prevent this from happening, drive several large, rust resistant nails in all four sides of the post at different angles. Watch this video to find out more.