About FenceWeek - weekly email
This weekly email searches main media outlets finding stories that may be of interest to contractors in the fencing and access control industry. It is published by de facto, inc., which also publishes fencebids.
Decking Industry News
|Cortex® Hidden Fastening Systems Now Available at FMW Fasteners |
Red Orbit - Sep 3, 2012
The Cortex® Hidden Fastening System is the fastest, easiest way to hide the heads of your deck screws on market-leading deck board types. Set the screw, set the plug, and you’re all set. Cortex® offers a strong connection
|Baked wood is strong, toasty brown |
KPC News - Sep 2, 2012
Let’s start with the basics. Thermally modified decking is relatively new to the marketplace due to its price point. Until PVC and composite decking started making waves — literally sometimes — it was hard to market high priced deck surfaces.....
Fence Contractors in the News
|Premium Milwaukee Fence Company Turns 35 |
KCOY - Sep 4, 2012
A-1 Fence, a Milwaukee-based company specializing in premium fence building, celebrates its 35 years in the industry this month. Since its start in 1977, A-1 has provided top-quality fences for residents in Milwaukee,...
|Fence is wrought from South Tyneside history |
CT Post Chronicle - Sep 2, 2012
CREATIVE youngsters brought local history to life as part of a unique fencing scheme in South Tyneside. Inspired by everything from green energy to the area’s industrial heritage, junior school pupils created artwork....
Local Government Issues
|'Fortress-like' fence irks Victoria city staff |
Victoria Times Colonist- - Aug 30, 2012
A security fence topped with curved spikes in front of an old motel in a gritty part of downtown creates "a fortress-like appearance" that sends the wrong message, say city staff who want it changed as a condition of redevelopment.....
|Fence ordinance halted by Aldermen |
Boone County Journal - Aug 29, 2012
The proposed fence ordinance hit a road block at the Board of Aldermen meeting last Tuesday, with city representatives citing at least one major concern.....
|£5M FENCE WILL CIRCLE SELLAFIELD |
Times & Star - Aug 29, 2012
The fence, costing £5m, is part of extra security measures at the nuclear plant. This has seen more armed police, provided by the Civil Nuclear Authority, recruited to protect the site against potential terrorism and a new guard force has been brought in to check vehicles going in and out....
Fences and Neighbors
|Tourists don’t want fence at Meat Cove Campground |
Cape Breton Post - Sep 3, 2012
MEAT COVE — Tourists admiring the view from Cape Breton’s most northerly point on Sunday were unanimous in their opinion that a fence should not be erected at the Meat Cove Campground.....
|War memorial fence debate continues |
Exmouth Journal - Sep 3, 2012
A scheme to encircle the war memorial with a metre-high metal fence has ignited fierce debate between Exmouth’s armed services charities and veterans’ associations.....
The Art of Fences
Fences and Animals
|Work on electric elephant control fence gathers pace |
Ceylon Daily News - Sep 4, 2012
The Department of Wildlife Conservation has stepped up action to erect electric elephant control fences in Kakirawa, Anuradhapura following instructions given to them by President Mahinda Rajapaksa....
|More funding needed for dingo control program |
ABC Rural - Aug 31, 2012
More money is needed to fund a dingo control program in South Australia's outback. Biteback helps sheep producers control dingoes south of the Dog Fence, where they are a declared pest....
Schools and Fences
|More Lodi schools behind locked fences |
Lodi News - Aug 31, 2012
New fences went up outside Leroy Nichols Elementary School this week in response to the theft of two teacher's laptops in May....
USA Mexico Border Fence
|Boundary agency to explain border fence decision |
Sacramentio Bee - Aug 29, 2012
RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas -- Officials from a U.S. agency that monitors the U.S.-Mexico border are to explain why they're allowing construction of border fence segments in the Rio Grande flood plain.....
|Border fence opponents up in arms over planned segments |
Houston Chronicle - Sep 1, 2012
RIO GRANDE CITY — Some of the most outspoken opponents of the Department of Homeland Security's border fence are up in arms again over segments planned for the Rio Grande floodplains that, to them, seem certain to go up following an about-face by the U.S. half of the International Boundary and Water Commission.....
Fencing and Railroads
|U.P. to put fence along rail tracks in G.I. |
Grand Island Independent - Aug 29, 2012
GRAND ISLAND - Two months after a Grand Island teen was killed while cutting across Union Pacific railroad tracks in Grand Island, the railroad has made a commitment to fencing its in-town tracks....
Two-faced cat gone viral |
Canoe.ca - Aug 30, 2012
A rare two-faced kitty cat is turning heads. Venus has a unique face that's black with a green eye on one half, and orange-tabby with a blue eye on the other....
"If you use gate holdbacks, check out NODIGHOLDBACK.COM. Money and time saved by using the NODIG. For information and prices
call Dave at 773-405-8924 or email at Dharfence@att.net. If you use them, you will use them again."
AMERISTAR ECHELON OVERSTOCK SALE|
$36.00 per Panel
Echelon 6 ' tall panels*, bracketless
design with a black powder coated
finish and fully assembled (24 panel
order minimum) *6' panel width
$15.00 per Post
Echelon line, end & corner posts for 6' tall fencing
| 93" & 105" lengths
(25 post order minimum /
gate posts excluded)
10% off Echelon Gates (orders of 25 or more
/ arched gates not included)
Standard freight rules apply.
Catalog sales policies apply.
No additional discounts applicable.
Call 888-333-3422 to place your order today!
To view pages in PDF format, you need Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Click the icon for a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader:
(Acrobat and the Acrobat logo are trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated)
About This E-Mail|
You received this newsletter because you registered your name and email address requesting fenceweek or fencebids.
To sign up for other newsletters, unsubscribe,
change delivery options or your e-mail address, see
Suggestions and feedback are welcome at
How to Advertise
For information on advertising in e-mail newsletters or other advertising
opportunities with FenceWeek, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or
visit our sponsoring page.
Send all correspondences to de facto, inc.
PO Box 602 Bedford MA 01730 . Neither the US Government nor any agency,
nor de facto, inc, nor any of the contractors,
subcontractors, advertisers, or employees makes any warranty, expressed or implied including
any warranty of completeness, or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose,
nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for any party's use or the result of
such contents of the newsletter. In no event will de facto's liability, if any, exceed the value of the weekly charge for the information
provided giving rise to such liability.
|Copyright 2005 - 2012 de facto, inc.