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Why Install Fence Tension Wire?

Posted by Jennifer Smith on

Fence tensioning is an important add-on for deer fence. 

For one, the monofilament wire helps to keep fences nice and taut between posts when spaced closer than the recommended 15-20' feet spacing. Having monofilament wire allows fence to not droop between posts thus preventing white-tailed deer from jumping into growing sites. 

Monofilament wire is also nice to have for homeowners that have trees on their property. If a branch falls on the fence, due to wind or other issues, the fence will remain strong due to the line of monofilament. 

Fence tension wire is recommended at the top of the fence; but it can also be placed at the bottom. When considering deer fence accessories to buy, consider monofilament wire. 

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Tension wire is used on deer fencing for several reasons. For areas with high winds, tension wire helps sturdy the fence and block flying debris. Fence tensioning protects the fence mesh from falling tree limbs - therefore, if gardeners have trees on properties, tension wire is a must-have accessory.Ultimately, tension wire steadies the fence from post to [...]

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When installing fence posts, some installers may choose to go 10 feet apart as opposed to the recommended 15-20 feet apart. This is okay as long as they are prepared to see drooping, or sagging, of the fence mesh from post to post.To tighten the fence mesh, installers will need to tension the mesh with monofilament [...]

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Tension wire for fencing may seem like an unnecessary accessory; but for areas with high winds or trees, fence tensioning should be at the top of a buyer's list. Monofilament wire adds tensioning at the top of a deer fence, keeping the fence nice and taut. It also prevents the fence from sagging in the middle. Tension [...]

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