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What to Know in Long Island Before Installing a New Fence


A fence can bring you security and add value to your Long Island home.

The main purpose for any fence is a practical one: to designate the perimeter of your Long Island property. But a fence can also make your yard feel like an extension of your home. Continental Fence can give you a fence which provides a safe place for children and pets to play, for family and friends to gather for special events and for showing off your landscaping and gardening efforts. Just give Continental Fence a call to go over everything!

“The first issue consumers need to consider is the reason they want to install a fence,” said Santo Pernicano, president of the American Fence Association (AFA) and a Certified Fence Professional (CFP) and owner of SLP Development, Inc. in Tuttle, Okla. “Figuring out the reason for the fence leads to the next question: How much are you willing to spend on it? Costs to put up a fence can vary, depending on how much area needs to be enclosed and the materials to be used, among other things.”

Fortunately, homeowners can choose from a wide variety of materials that best fit their budget, property and lifestyle. (One caveat, though: If you live in a neighborhood with a homeowners association, make sure to check with your HOA’s rules regarding installing, replacing or repairing a fence for any specific actions or requirements on your part. Read More