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Describe your fence needs with Delta Fence form

 Welcome to our Outdoor Showroom. When you first drive up to our office you will notice on the right hand side that we have an Outdoor Showroom with a bridge going across it. And there is a sign. On the sign you will notice there is a piece of paper that you can take…

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An ornamental fence can provide a subtle look to a big yard

We are working on an ornamental fence. In this case it is made out of aluminum. They went with a 2 ½ inch post, the pickets are wide pickets. Being made out of aluminum it has a real nice elegant look to it. It’s not going to rust on you. It is something that is…

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Picket fence offers a tradtional look for older homes

This job is on Lakeshore Drive in Escanaba. The lady wanted a traditional look to her fence so we went with a vinyl picket fence so she didn’t have to do any maintenance to it. It runs along the sidewalk and right along Lakeshore Drive. It looks very nice. It’s all scalloped or concaved to…

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Issues with installing a fence close to another fence

Today we are installing a vinyl fence – a colored one. We are setting it alongside a guy’s driveway that comes into his house. He has a narrow lot. There was an existing fence. He had an existing fence that he tore down. He wanted to put up a vinyl one instead. We are putting…

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Installing a wooden fence to protect kids, pets

Today we are working on a wooden fence job. It’s a four foot tall privacy-type fence. It’s just for keeping some kids in and some dogs in but it’s a solid four foot tall fence, all cedar except for the posts. We use treated posts. Basically, we are going around the guy’s front yard. The…

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Tips for making your fence appear level

Today, we are working on a vinyl fence installation. The customer needed some privacy in the backyard. They had an original wood fence up that actually went across a concrete patio and an alley just to give them a little bit of privacy in the backyard. Even though the backyard looked fairly level it actually…

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Automated gate operators offer convenient access

This project is for Delta Disposal. They’ve had this fence here for quite some time now. The owner in particular wants a little more convenience in using these gates so we automated this one. He wanted it automated so we got an operator for it. In this case he has a push button also so…

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Dress up chain link with privacy slats

Today, we are working at Delta Disposal. They want a little bit of privacy in the sense that they have garbage containers stored in the back and they want a nice, neat front look from the street. We are putting privacy slats in. This one is brown which matches, somewhat, the building. We actually installed…

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Installing an updated gate on a secure fence

Today, I’m out here doing a repair. We’re at the Delta County Airport. We do a lot of industrial work and we do a lot of the work at the airport so they called us up when they had an accident. One of their snowplows hit a gate operator so we are doing a complete…

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Fenceman to appear at Home & Garden Show and Pancake Days

Delta Fence & Construction will be at the Kiwanis Home & Garden Show and Pancake Days this weekend at the U.P. State Fairgrounds in Escanaba. Stop by and talk with us about your summer plans. I know that may be a bit difficult considering all the snow we have today. But Spring will come, eventually,…

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