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Rite-Way Fencing First to Install New ClearVu Product

When you've been in the fence business as long as we have, you start to think that you've done it all. But the fence industry is always evolving, and from time to time, we get the opportunity to install a brand new product.

That was exactly the case when we recently installed the brand new ClearVu44 fence system by Cochrane. Here's what we did.

The Ultimate Vinyl Fence Vs. Wood Fence Guide

If you’ve reached the Rite-Way Fencing website, it’s a good bet that you’re looking for information about fencing for your home or commercial property. If you’ve reached this page, you’re probably weighing the pros and cons of vinyl fence vs. wood fence.

The good news is, we’ve put together the ultimate guide to these two fence types, the benefits and drawbacks of each, costs related to materials and installation and more. So, you should find everything you need to know right here.

Securing the Elevator Pit at the Dorian Hotel

There are lots of reasons why people might need security fencing, but it's rare that we get a request that takes us into an elevator pit. However, that's exactly what happened in the under construction Dorian Hotel. Here's what they needed, and how Rite-Way Fencing delivered a security fencing solution.

How to Install Panel Fences On Slopes

Panel fences are gaining popularity in Canada. Whether it's a palisade fence, ornamental fencing or one of the many welded mesh panel fences out there, we're seeing a lot more people choose this type of fence.

There are a few great reasons for that. Panel fences look great, and many offer enhanced security. But they are a little trickier to install, which means they're definitely best left for the professionals. In this article, we look at three of the ways we can install panel fences on slopes, and the pros and cons of each.

How Do We Make Ball Diamond Overhangs?

If you've ever seen a baseball backstop fence, you will have seen that they have a very long extension arm that angles towards the inside of the ball diamond. These overhangs are very effective at catching and stopping stray balls, but have you ever wondered how they're made? These are not an off the shelf item. So here's how we make them.

Security Upgrade: A Chain Link Retrofit

Chain link is still, hands down, the most popular fence type in Canada. It's relatively secure, it's relatively cost effective, and it is very easy to get. However, every once in a while, there is a place where a chain link fence just doesn't get the job done. That was the case for our Calgary client, who had a loading dock problem that chain link just couldn't solve. This is how we helped.

Custom Cages at Coast Apartments in Canmore

When most people think of privacy slats, they tend to think of their back yard. It's true that privacy slats are a great way to make a back yard chain link fence more privacy friendly, but there are other uses for chain link privacy slats too. In this case, we used them to give residents of this apartment complex storage cages that kept their posessions out of public view.