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|ATLAS HOLDINGS ACQUIRES MERCHANTS METALS |
Press Release - Mar 25, 2015
GREENWICH, Conn. -- Atlas Holdings LLC announced it has acquired Merchants Metals, Inc., one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of fence systems in North America....
Decking Industry News
|Fiberon Introduces Symmetry Railing |
PRWeb - Mar 28, 2015
New London, NC (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 New Symmetry™ Railing from Fiberon® combines the best composite railing technologies into one strong and stylish system. Launching April 1st, Symmetry is a state-of-the-art composite featuring a flat, drink-friendly top rail supported by a sturdy aluminum sub-rail....
Local Government Issues
|Town bans chain link fences in front yards |
Our Davie - Mar 26, 2015
COOLEEMEE -- Keep those chain-link fences out of the front yard. That's the message town board members heard here last week -- and they listened. ....
|CBI fence not neighborly, selectmen say |
Wicked Local New Orleans - Mar 26, 2015
John Huether is perplexed about the town's frequent imbroglios with the Chatham Bars Inn. He said for the last several years there has been spat after spat and the town recently had to take by eminent domain some of the resort's parking ....
|Council approves fencing change |
Crowley Star - Mar 26, 2015
That adage was proven true Thursday when the city council approved a change to its building codes requiring galvanized metal posts on new construction and complete fence replacements within the city limits.....
|City considers fencing canal to move out homeless |
Hawaii News Now - Mar 26, 2015
KALIHI (HawaiiNewsNow) - It's a startling sight, tent after tent line the Kapalama Canal. In just two years the canal has gone from a pleasant, water-front business area to a homeless camp.....
|Park Fencing To Come Down By June |
Blackburn News - Mar 26, 2015
A significant portion of the fencing around Sarnia's Centennial Park could be removed by June. Phase 1 remediation of the popular waterfront park will resume in the next few weeks once the frost is out of the ground and before weeds begin to sprout. ....
|Otsego OKs fencing for dog park in Prairie Park |
Star News - Mar 27, 2015
The Otsego City Council agreed at its March 9 meeting to approve a bid of $10,700 from Bocephus Contracting to install a dog-park fence southwest of the Prairie Center in Prairie Park. ...
|Fence fight divides neighbors in Virginia Beach |
WAVY - Mar 27, 2015
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- They say good fences make good neighbors, but one neighbor in Virginia Beach begs to differ. Rashonda Kelly claims someone boarded up her backyard gate so she would not have access to a nearby neighborhood....
|2015 BEEF Fencing Guide |
Beef Magazine - Mar 30, 2015
Post Drivers Feature Q Springs for Faster Maintenance. The Q-Series Hydraulic Post Drivers features two QuickChange™ systems to keep the operator building fence....
|Using Electric Fence to Improve Pastures |
The Horse - Mar 27, 2015
Electric fence use in horse pastures varies greatly across breeds, disciplines, and geographic locations. But regardless of where you are located or what you do with your horses, electric fence can be a valuable tool for improving your pasture management......
Fences and Animals - Wildlife
|Electric Fences Killing Elephants |
Clapway - Mar 29, 2015
Illegal electric fences in the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve in India are said to have killed at least four elephants in the past six months, making them one of the worst threats to the Reserve elephants....
|NDMC turns to 'power-fencing' for keeping monkeys away |
Hindustan Times - Mar 29, 2015
Unsuccessful in dealing with the monkey menace in the areas under its jurisdiction despite having spent lakhs of rupees for the same, NDMC has now decided to go for 'power fencing' or 'simian tape' to keep them away.....
|One lucky buck: Deer lives to jump another fence |
Express News - Mar 29, 2015
Hanging upside down with his left leg tangled in the top two strands of barbed wire on a fence, the young eight-point buck only moved his eyes as I approached.....
|4 Tips for Choosing the Right Fence |
Midland Reporter-Telegram - Mar 30, 2015
Many of us are looking to squeeze in one last home improvement project of the season; for those looking to fence in their yard, below are four top tips for choosing the fence that is right for you....
Fences and Neighbors
The Famous and Their Fences
|Carson Daly Sued Gas Station Fuming Over Chain Link Fence |
TMZ - Mar 27, 2015
Carson Daly may have THOUGHT good fences make good neighbors, but his fence just got him sued. Carson owns a house in a really nice part of Santa Monica overlooking the Pacific Ocean. There's a Chevron gas station next door -- we know that sounds weird, but it's a whole topography thing....
USA/Mexico Border Fence
|Oregon's Pink Chicken Mystery Solved; Owner Explains |
ABC News - Mar 27, 2015
The mystery of Portland's pink chickens is solved. Multnomah County Animal Services says the birds' owner told the agency he used food coloring, beet juice and Kool-Aid to dye the two birds, then released them to "make people smile."...
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