Category: Fencing

The complete guide to pet fencing

We love our pets: we love them for their individuality; we love them for their freedom. But these charming animal spirits aren’t such great news when you’re watching a much-loved family companion charging off towards a busy road. This is where pet fencing comes in. Being a responsible pet owner means keeping your animals safe…

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01 Jun 18

10 spring garden tips to get summer-ready

The only reliable thing about the British weather is its unreliability. But although the time when spring will be finally unsprung is a changeable feat, you can plan good spring garden to prepare for the season of seeds, spring cleaning, and maybe even some sunshine with these spring gardening tips.   1. Clean and replace…

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18 Apr 18

How to build a wire fence with wood posts

Wire fencing is a quick and cost-effective way to put barriers around even large areas of land. It’s a staple of agricultural and animal fencing, and chain link fences are also popular with gardeners, home chicken keepers, and pet owners. AVS Fencing can supply everything you need to erect your wire fence with wooden fence…

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29 Mar 18

The AVS fence post spacing guide

Like most outdoor DIY tasks, getting fence post spacing right is easy enough if you follow a few simple rules. It’s time that’s worth taking, both for the function and the look of your fencing project. There are two categories when it comes to fences and getting the spacing of your posts right: panel fencing…

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23 Mar 18

Erecting Timber Palisade Fencing

Spacing palisade boards The normal spacing for a palisade garden fence using 75mm wide palisades is 75mm, other spacings from 25mm upwards are also chosen to suit individual circumstances. Closer spacing will help prevent young children climbing on the lower rail of the palisade fencing. It is normal to use rounded tops around children. Arris rail connections…

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21 Feb 18

Chestnut Coppice Products

With increased interest being shown by our customers in our chestnut products, we thought we would tell you a little more about them and the history of Chestnut Fencing. The Facts Below you will find three interesting facts about chestnut coppice products.   The production of Chestnut coppice products is a key part of the…

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21 Feb 18

The Joys of Modern Garden Fencing

Modern fencing combines functionality and great aesthetics. With the wide range of contemporary designs now available, your garden fencing is no longer just a means of privacy and security, it’s the frame to your outdoor living space. Whilst this can equate to a bold style statement, it’s not just about the visual appearance. With so many…

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21 Feb 18

A Complete Guide To Livestock Fencing

Stock Fencing A versatile wire mesh fencing available in different specifications to suit a wide range of livestock. For applications likely to get heavy use the high tensile version gives a much longer useful life. Available in a range of different grades, C, L and HT (High Tensile.). These are usually stocked in 50 meter…

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21 Feb 18

How to Install Fence Posts

Do you want to have garden fencing that make the neighbours go green with envy? Installing quality fencing keeps your property, livestock, gardens, family or businesses secure. So, start this task off right, by knowing how to set fence posts, and the rest of the process will settle nicely into place. Rules   If the fence is solid,…

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21 Feb 18

How to Install Concrete Fence Posts & Fencing Gravel Boards

Your home boundary needs to be defined to create privacy, improve security and to help shelter your garden from some of the elements. Garden fencing from AVS comes in a great selection of ready-made fence panels and timber and concrete posts. The Benefits of Concrete Fence Posts   Ready-made fence panels are a great addition to the DIY enthusiasts,…

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21 Feb 18