When considering installing a new fencing system, you have many choices such as wood, metal, brick, concrete. However, precast concrete should be your go-to. It’s easier and cheaper to install and maintain, and the strength and durability are top-notch. Fire, bugs, and natural wear and tear won’t bother it.
Maintenance is usually just a quick wash and inspection annually. If you are looking for the most sustainable option, the reuse of construction materials and the long-term durability make precast concrete the best choice.
Now that you have decided to go with precast concrete for your fencing system let’s go over the different American Precast Concrete fencing options. Which one you go with will depend on the look you are going for and the surrounding buildings.
All of our fencing options have the durability and low maintenance you expect from concrete. If on the off chance they do get damaged, it’s easy and quick to replace whole sections of the wall.
A great option when you are going for a more natural look, CHISELSTONE™ mimics the look of chiseled slate masonry. Thanks to precast concrete benefits, this is a much lower-maintenance and durable fence that brings out the natural beauty of or brings in some much need natural beauty to the area. It also is a fraction of the cost of existing chiseled slate masonry.
Think clean lines and a minimalist design – SMOOTHSTONE™ is an excellent complement to modern architectural and landscaping details. This is also a popular design for security walls, as the smooth walls make scaling the fencing next to impossible.
Wood looks fantastic, but the splintering, rotting, termite damage, burning, and cracking isn’t so great. WOODCRETE™ replicates the look of wood but with the durability and strength of concrete. Termites don’t eat it, fire won’t touch it, and rot isn’t a problem.
When only ranch rails will do, WOODCRETE RAILS™ is the fencing system to choose from. It flawlessly captures that ranch rail look, without the constant upkeep and replacement that real wood requires. They won’t burn down in a wildfire and will stop a fire from spreading to your other buildings. You can feel safe installing WOODCRETE RAILS™ at your ranch or rural property.
One of the most common types of fencing, masonry block walls, has an imposing and grand look. BLOCKCRETE™ replicates the look and feel of masonry block walls. This makes them great when looking for a security wall or in a neighborhood with elegant looking homes. They are also commonly used when you want a more basic – but still put-together – look.
A great option when you want to invoke a charming and nostalgic vibe, RUSTICBRICK™ recreates the look of classic brick walls. Unlike brick, it’s simple to install; there is no need for shoring, bracing, or mortar. You don’t need a skilled bricklayer to install – just a simple team of laborers. If there is damage to the wall, you can have whole sections quickly and easily replaced. Compare this to laborious and expensive repairs to actual brick walls, and it’s an easy choice.
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Here at American Precast, we wanted to create products that would stand the test of time while remaining beautiful and aesthetically pleasing. If you are still unsure of which product to go with, give us a call or visit our website for more information. We look forward to speaking with you!