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Decking Industry News
|10 materials that could replace wood one day
San Jose Mercury News - Jun 25, 2011
Whether framing a new addition, building a deck or making a piece of furniture, wood is often the go-to material. Lumber, plywood and other products made with sustainably harvested wood are widely available and relatively inexpensive...
Fence Contractors in the News
|Fenced in with Leoco |
Big Bear Grizzly - Jun 22, 2011
Leo Chaney was a cop, but he went into the fence business. Then there was Billy Champion who bought the business and expanded. And now there is Travis Armstrong, who started building fences as a 19-year-old....
Local Government Issues
|LA's Battle Over Safety and Too-Tall Fences |
City Watch LA - Jun 24, 2011
24 years ago, a Los Angeles resident called the Department of Building and Safety and complained of a neighbor’s over-height fence. A battle broke out that went on for years..
|Group lobbies for funds to help replace fencing |
Amarillo.com - Jun 23, 2011
Members of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association were in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, lobbying for federal funds to help replace about 4,000 miles of fencing destroyed by wildfires statewide..
|Fight continues over privacy fence across from park |
WBXH - Jun 28, 2011
The Denham Springs City Council voted to table a measure that would, if passed, construct a six-foot wooden fence along River Road. The fence would block Kidz Korner from homes on River Road....
|A/C fences gain popularity in recent copper thefts |
WALA-TV FOX10 - Jun 24, 2011
(WALA) - Privacy and protection are the top reasons police say people use fences. With copper thieves targeting many homes and businesses, fencing suppliers said a cage for your air conditioning unit may not be a bad idea. Steve Trawick is manager at...
|New fence at The Gap 'just not high enough' |
Sydney Morning Herald - Jun 24, 2011
A FENCE built to deter jumpers at the infamous suicide spot The Gap could be climbed with ease by ''people in a desperate situation'', warns the woman who campaigned for it...
|'Mean' Olympic officials to fence off sea views in Weymouth |
Eleven - Jun 24, 2011
Residents and holidaymakers in Weymouth, Dorset will be barred from looking at the sea next summer - because Olympic officials are 'fencing off' part of the coastline in a bid to stop people seeing sailing competitions if ...
|Palmetto Summerville obtains permit for $136,000 fence |
Summerville.Patch - Jun 24, 2011
New fence will be twice the height and have hard-to-climb features. Palmetto Summerville Behavioral Health paid for a town permit to erect a new fence Thursday. The facility's current privacy fence...
Fences and Animals
|National Trust fences off cows over fears of risk to public |
Telegraph.co.uk - Jun 24, 2011
A herdsman employed by the trust will move the cattle to an area of the meadow enclosed by electric fencing. Mr Calland said: "This should minimise the risk of dogs getting close to the cows and should also minimise any risk to walkers ...
|Deadly Coyote Attack Sparks Inverness Fence Debate |
Patch.com - Jun 23, 2011
Inverness homeowner Derrick Czapla wants to install a fence around his home after his two dogs were attacked and one killed by coyotes that entered his property near Palatine and Roselle Roads on June 7. ...
Schools and Fences
|CARLSBAD: School district to improve fencing at eight campuses |
North County Times - Jun 24, 2011
The new fencing will help create closed campuses, requiring all visitors to go through the front office to get into the schools. Specific improvements will vary at each school, with some getting taller fences or different materials than what's in place ...
Fencing and Airports
|Don't wait for airport tragedy |
Conn Post - Jun 28, 2011
Another two people are lucky to be alive after their plane clipped a dangerous fence at Sikorsky Memorial Airport on Saturday, severing a wing and starting a fire....
|Merrill's damaged airport fence not insured |
Wausau Daily Herald - Jun 23, 2011
Transportation Security Administration guidelines for General Aviation Airports such as Merrill's provide local governments with control of things such as fences...
Fences in the Courts
The Famous and Their Fences
USA Mexico Border Fence
|OUT YONDER: ‘The Fence' details border woes |
Wausau Daily Herald - Jun 23, 2011
The death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent in a desert ambush near the U.S.-Mexico border has been capturing much interest in recent news dispatches, along with national security, public safety and illegal immigration....
|Plan to ‘fence and mine’ Afghan border in offing |
Oman Tribune - Jun 23, 2011
ISLAMABAD Pakistan is seriously considering to ‘fence and mine’ some important parts of the Pak-Afghan border, in the wake of increasing incursions by militants from the Afghan side into Bajaur...
|Israel dismantles part of West Bank fence |
UPI.com - Jun 23, 2011
An Israeli border police watches Israelis carry a banner saying "Fence out Terrorism" and hold posters of victims of Palestinian terrorists at a demonstration in support of the Israeli security wall in El-Zaim, east of Jerusalem, July 9, 2004....
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