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Wooden fence ruined by winter so the homeowner is installing a new precast fence
As summer turns to fall, we know that winter is just around the corner. Summer heat and sun can do a number on fencing – from sun bleaching to general wear and tear. But winter is the most brutal season on fences. Here’s how winter can ruin your fences.  Moisture Means Damage Winter brings snow...
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Learn about how to get a permit for your precast concrete fence with American Precast Concrete INC.
You have decided to install a precast concrete fence around your home or business. Congratulations, this is an investment you will be enjoying for years to come! Now that you have decided to install a precast concrete fence, you need to move on to the next step – getting the proper permits.  Don’t worry; we...
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fence around an apartment complex that needs to be updated with precast concrete
If the fencing around your home or business is old and outdated, you may be wondering when and how often should it be replaced or restored? The answer isn’t a clear-cut number. We can give you a range, but it’s better to know the signs that it’s time to replace or restore. When to Replace...
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Dogs can be man’s best friend, but dogs can also be a neighbor’s worst nightmare. Dogs that dig can be frustrating, especially if you have children, animals of your own, or even a garden. So how do you prevent your neighbor’s dog from digging under your fence? The answer is simple; precast concrete. Now I...
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You don’t have to wait until spring to have that new precast concrete fence installed on your property; winter is just as good a time as any to get the job done. In fact, winter may be the best time of all to have your new fencing installed. Here are five great reasons to have...
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Concrete is one of the most durable building materials out there, but that doesn’t mean a concrete structure is without vulnerabilities. Over time, water and damaging chemicals can seep into concrete walls or fencing and cause structural damage. This is especially true in low-lying areas with a high water table. To combat these issues, waterproofing...
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Prefab concrete fences shouldn’t need frequent repairs – that’s one of their significant benefits. However, if your wall does get damaged, it’s best to tackle the repair job ASAP. Getting it done quicker, keeps the repair job small and manageable. Waiting could turn the problem into a big problem. Once you fix a problem, it’s...
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If grey isn’t your color, there are many ways you can spice up the looks of your precast concrete wall. The easiest and longest-lasting way is by adding pigment to the concrete as it’s being cast.  But what happens if you get tired of the permanent color and want a change? Repainting your precast walls...
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Pests are everywhere – in the country and in the city. Small animals like rabbits and squirrels love to chomp on the tasty things you might have in your garden – your beloved tomatoes or strawberries, for example. Large pests like deer can ruin a garden overnight and finding a bear on your doorstep will...
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After experiencing a devastating fire, like many in California, you will have several things to think about – one of the main ones being the rebuilding process. You will have to deal with insurance questions, deal with the demolition of the damaged structures, and – at some point – decide what materials you want to...
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