09 Jul Why PVC Fencing is Great for a Florida Home
Homeowners, proprietors of businesses and commercial property owners that are considering a fence for their property should explore the options available with PVC fencing. Also known as vinyl fencing, it’s been available for agricultural uses since the 1980s though the material was invented in 1913. Its durability quickly made it a favorite with individuals and companies seeking elegant looking fences that were also cost-effective.
PVC has a variety of properties that make it ideal for fencing in Florida.
- It doesn’t deteriorate or rot when exposed to salt water
- It’s almost five times stronger than wood
- It’s more resistant to high winds than wood
- It won’t fall prey to insects and fungus
- It’s non-toxic
- It can last for 20-30 years
- It withstands high heat and humidity
- It’s low-maintenance
- It’s recyclable
- Decorative touches can be added at the top for customization
Creating a Barrier
PVC fencing provides an aesthetically pleasing barrier and can be constructed in a variety of styles for privacy, for the protection of children, and to keep pets contained in their own yard. The material is created from naturally-occurring sources and won’t splinter or break unless it sustains a direct impact.
A PVC fence is waterproof, won’t become discolored by the elements like metal fences, and won’t blanch in hot temperatures. It’s also easy to clean and resistant to scratches, scuffs, stains and other marks. One of the most unique qualities of PVC fencing is that it will self-extinguish. Even if embers from fire pits or BBQs touch it, the fencing won’t scorch or burn. It will melt if exposed to high and prolonged fire, but not burn.
It’s a safe solution for use around children, pets and prized plants since its non-toxic. PVC fencing isn’t treated with preservatives and chemicals. The fencing offers protection and privacy that also increases the value of properties and will look great for many years to come.
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