COVID-19 Notice

Hercules remains open as an “essential business” according to federal and state executive orders.  We have adopted all CDC COVID-19 guidelines for the workplace and our salespeople and installers can remain outside your home or place of business. We appreciate your continued trust in Hercules Fence and we wish you good health.

Please practice safe social distancing

757-316-3600

"Security in Every Job" Since 1955

Wood Fence Maintenance Tips to Ensure a Happy Spring

Wood Fence MaintenanceWinter can be a dark and depressing time. It’s cold and frigid. It’s dark when you leave for work and dark when you get home from work. But from all of the darkness springs…well, spring. In just a few short months, the flowers will be in bloom, the sun will be shining, and everything will be a little brighter and a lot greener. But what about your fence?

Without proper maintenance, your fence may not survive the winter intact. Fortunately, there are several quick and easy tasks you can perform to ensure your fence looks as good come spring as it did before winter.

Wood Fence Maintenance Tips to Ensure a Happy Spring

  1. Painting and Staining: The same point we referenced as one of woods greatest assets is also one of its biggest maintenance tasks. While it is easy to change the color of your fence on a whim, it is also important to maintain the current color of your fence. This will require annual painting or staining. This is an important step to help shield your fence from the effects of rain and snow.
  2. Timely Repairs: As they say, “a stitch in time saves nine?” The same goes for your wood fence. Addressing small issues now can help ensure they don’t become big mistakes down the road. This can help greatly extend the life of your fence.
  3. Clear Vegetation: The excess moisture caused by vegetation and debris could cause rotting, mold, and mildew.Moisture and your wood fence do not mix. Taking the time to clear such debris could help extend the life of your fence.
  4. Cleaning: Power washing your fence annually could help greatly extend its life.
  5. Inspection: Regularly inspect your wood fence for signs of damage or rot. This is especially important after a big winter storm.

Wood Fence Installation

Hercules Fence has been providing professional service and quality installation for both commercial and residential fences since 1955. Over the years, we developed a reputation for quality work and fare, competitive prices. As the largest fence company in Virginia, Hercules Fence is able to offer you a premium quality wood fence without the premium price tag. Talk about a win-win!

Click Here to request a FREE quote!

If you have any questions about Wood Fence Installation, you can contact Hercules Fence of Newport News, Virginia today by calling (757) 316-3600! We are the largest fence company based in Northern Virginia. You can also follow Hercules Fence on FacebookTwitterGoogle+ and YouTube.

This entry was posted on Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at 3:26 pm. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed.

Hercules Fence serving Yorktown, Williamsburg, Toano, Yorktown County, York County, Poquoson, Newport News, Hampton, Gloucester, Isle of Wight, Smithfield, Matthews County, West Point, James City County, Hayes, Surry, Tabb, LAFB, Ft Eustis, Seaford Virginia, VA.

Yorktown Fence CompanyWilliamsburg Fencing InstallationToano Fencing InstallationYorktown County Fencing InstallationYork County Fence CompanyPoquoson Fencing InstallationNewport News Fence CompanyHampton Fencing InstallationGloucester Fence CompanyIsle of Wight Fencing InstallationSmithfield Fence CompanyMatthews County Fencing InstallationWest Point Fence CompanyJames City County Fencing InstallationHayes Fence CompanySurry Fence CompanyTabbr Fencing InstallationLAFB Fence CompanyFt Eustis Fencing InstallationSeaford Fence Company

Hercules Fence Baltimore MD | Hercules Fence Newport News | Hercules Fence Northern Virginia | Hercules Fence Richmond | Hercules Fence Virginia Beach
Hercules Fence Washington DC | Hercules Fence Custom Iron | Hercules Fence Corporate | Hercules GSA Fence