Decorative Fencing for Vancouver BC, Steel vs Aluminum

December 16th, 2016

The choice between steel vs aluminum fencing is a matter of tradeoffs. This post will focus on which metal is better suited for decorative or ornamental fencing in Vancouver BC environments. Aesthetics: Winner = Tie. Both materials are commonly used to produce the traditional “wrought-iron picket fence” look among many other decorative styles. Strength: Winner = Steel. Galvanized… Read more »

Why Metal Picket Fences are Better Than Wood for Vancouver BC

October 6th, 2016

Why Metal Picket Fences are Better for Vancouver BC When most think of picket fences they think of a “white picket fence” but not exactly what the fence is made out of. However, the choice of fence material is critical for a number of important reasons. Traditionally the classic white picket fence has been made out of… Read more »

Chain-link Fence Dog Proofing (Digging & Climbing)

May 30th, 2016

At QS Fencing in New Westminster, BC we love our dogs, which is why we’re focusing this post series on dog proof fencing. It’s important to ensure your fenced yard is secured with dog safety in mind. Not only is preventing escape important, keeping predators out is important in many areas around greater Vancouver like North Vancouver, Port Cocquitlam. In our last post we cover… Read more »