Cedar Fencing, Why its Popular in USA
Wherever you might go, Cedar Fencing is a popular choice throughout the U.S. The look that it gives off will help it when it naturally ages, or you can choose to stain it to preserve the beautiful Cedar tone it puts off. While building a Cedar Fence is a very straightforward job, many individuals choose not to attempt to do it themselves as it can take quite a long time in order to get it looking the way it should.When building your fence you are going to need to make sure you have 2×4 rails
, 4×4 posts
(you can choose to do a 6’’ size) as well as your fence slats
, typically 4’’ or 6’’ wide. By getting these 3 materials you comprise the majority of your material, but don’t forget the necessary items to tack it all together. When purchasing your other materials it is often noted that individuals use stainless steel nails so that they won’t rust & bleed into the wood. If you aren’t up for the task of building the fence, there are plenty of contractors in your area that are up for the job. You will want to make sure that you do your research on this and get the best priced contractor out there, look up their prior work and make sure that their Cedar Fencing is up to par.
When choosing your board, choose wisely. Make sure you understand what type of wood you are purchasing. You will find that kiln dried wood is going to give you a better look & have a longer lasting life as well as you won’t have the shrinkage you would get from your so called “green wood”. It is worth it to do your homework on this as you will want your Cedar Fence to last as long as possible, put the work into it and you won’t regret the outcome & look of the fence.