Knowledge Base

Turning our experience into your understanding. 

  • Can Holiday Lights Damage My Fence?

    Can Holiday Lights Damage My Fence?

    Tis the season and there’s no greater canvas for your holiday cheer than your beautiful new fence. Just keep in mind that we recommend clips and ties over staples and nails!

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  • Beyond String Lights: Other Ways to Get Your Fence Holiday Ready

    Beyond String Lights: Other Ways to Get Your Fence Holiday Ready

    Looking to break the status quo this Christmas? There are countless ways to decorate your home’s exterior without the use of string lights.

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  • Meet the Local Programs We Support | Part One

    Meet the Local Programs We Support | Part One

    The holidays are a time for gratitude. This year, we’d like to say “thank you,” by spreading awareness of a few of the organizations we think make Ohio wonderful.

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  • Meet the Local Programs We Support | Part Two

    Meet the Local Programs We Support | Part Two

    We love Ohio . . . and we know you do too. Keep reading for more ways to support our wonderful local communities.

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  • Privacy Fences - The Why, the How, and Everything Else

    Privacy Fences - The Why, the How, and Everything Else

    Adding a fence to your property is an investment of time and money. So before you commit, you want to make sure it’s actually a good fit for your home and your family.

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  • How to Childproof Your Outdoor Space

    How to Childproof Your Outdoor Space

    Make sure your backyard is a safe space for your children to play. Managing pests, safely storing chemicals, trimming trees, and installing a fence are great first steps.

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  • The Best Fences for Families with Children

    The Best Fences for Families with Children

    Aluminum, cedar, and vinyl fences are all good choices for families with children. But we’ve named only one as our overall winner.

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  • A Breakdown of Your Custom Drive Gate

    A Breakdown of Your Custom Drive Gate

    Nothing says luxury like a custom drive gate. Your options include swing gates, sliding gates, lift gates, and more.

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  • How to Get Approval for a Residential Fence in Ohio

    How to Get Approval for a Residential Fence in Ohio

    The easiest way to get approval for a residential fence in Ohio? Pay our team a small fee to get the job done for you. Or, follow this step-by-step guide to obtain approval on your own.

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  • 5 Reasons to Choose Cedar for Your New Fence

    5 Reasons to Choose Cedar for Your New Fence

    Your cedar fence won’t ever go out of style. It won’t attract insects, break easily, or rot before its time. What it will do is make your choice of fencing material an easy one. Here’s why.

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  • How to Care for Your New Cedar Fence

    How to Care for Your New Cedar Fence

    Believe it or not, our cedar fences do not require any maintenance. But if you’d like to maintain that sharp, fresh red color, there are a few preservation steps we recommend you take.

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  • Dissecting Your Fence Estimate | 3 Factors That Play a Role

    Dissecting Your Fence Estimate | 3 Factors That Play a Role

    A free fence estimate from Mae Fence is more than a cookie-cutter number or a figure we’ve pulled out of the sky. It’s the projected amount for your project, based on three key details.

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  • 4 Reasons to Make 2024 the Year You Invest in a Fence

    4 Reasons to Make 2024 the Year You Invest in a Fence

    A new fence does more than boost your home’s curb appeal. It helps define boundary lines, increase property value, and more.

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  • Fence Installation: How to Work Around an Existing Irrigation System

    Fence Installation: How to Work Around an Existing Irrigation System

    We love when a plan comes together…even better when that plan goes off without a hitch. But achieving problem-free fence installation requires preparation. And while your contractor shoulders a lot of the burden, there are some preparatory steps you must take as well.

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