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Why precast walls are perfect against noisy neighbors

Why Precast Fences Are Perfect Against Noisy Neighbors

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Everyone wants to live next to the perfect neighbors – quiet, neat, polite. No one wants loud, messy neighbors, but sometimes that is what we end up with. When your neighbors are less than perfect, lean on the saying “good fences make good neighbors.” Create good – even the best – neighbors by building a great sound blocking wall using precast concrete.

How can precast concrete fencing help with blocking sound? Well, there are three main characteristics that make a fence a great sound barrier – high-density, height, and an air-tight build. A wall that combines the best of those characteristics – like precast concrete ones – will be the best at blocking whatever noise your somewhat odd neighbor decides to make.

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Why Precast Fences are Ideal for Neighborhoods and HOAs

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Most HOAs provide the maintenance and upkeep of landscaping and structures in common areas. This will often include fences or walls around the entire neighborhood. These fences protect the buildings and people inside and give much-needed privacy. 

Often, these walls are large and built from solid material like concrete or brick. Choosing precast fences in your neighborhood will save the HOA money and provide many other benefits.

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How Your Precast Walls Keeps the Pests Out

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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 make you want to move.

If any pests get inside the house, you are in for an exhausting (possibly thrilling) game of “chase the squirrel.” Enclosing your garden or home with a precast wall will keep the pests out and your garden and home safe.

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Why You Should Rebuild with Precast Concrete After a Fire

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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 rebuild with. Rebuilding walls and fences with precast concrete will reduce your chances of having to deal with such a disaster again while preventing the spread of fire to your home. Here’s how…

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Can a Precast Concrete Wall Reduce Noise Pollution?

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If you don’t already have a precast concrete fence or wall, your home or business may not be as quiet as it could be. Noise pollution is a nuisance, and nobody wants to live or work in an environment that is filled with the constant hustle and bustle of what may be happening outside, such as:

  • Traffic
  • Lawnmowers
  • Construction
  • Noisy neighbors

At home, it can impact the quality of your sleep, and in the workplace, it can reduce concentration and put people in bad moods. A little bit of noise may not be that bothersome, but when it continues for long periods of time, it can be enough to really grind your nerves.

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Why Going Green May Involve Precast Concrete

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When building a wall or fence with sustainability in mind, you need to consider how the wall or fence is being built and how it will act in the future. What materials are they made from? What process is followed to make them? How will the materials and methods impact the operation and use of the barrier?

Precast concrete is one of the most popular sustainable options for your wall or fence for the following reasons:

  • The materials are readily available.
  • The tightly controlled production process makes a product that will last longer.
  • There is less production waste than other methods.
  • Air quality around the is lower during installation with precast.

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7 Ways Precast Concrete Can Save Money

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We are all looking to cut costs on our projects without sacrificing quality. When comparing concrete options, precast walls tend to be less wasteful and more environmentally friendly than other alternatives. In fact, using precast concrete walls instead of on-site pouring can provide a cost savings of up to 23%, respectively.

Furthermore, most project owners select the bid with the lowest cost, which means these savings could be enough to win the project bid. Here are seven ways to reduce concrete fence costs with precast concrete. Read More

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