- Types of Yard Fencing: Before You Buy
Types of Yard Fencing: Before You Buy
Deerbusters deer fence for wildlife management were designed with the homeowner in mind. Our easy to install fence for deer management can be assembled in just one weekend, with or without the help of a friend. No need to call an expensive professional installer to do the handy work - but, Deerbusters can always recommend a fence installer in your area! Deerbusters offers print-out instructions and an installation video to help show you how to build a deer fence from Deerbusters; and of course, we are only a phone call away.
Determining the right deer fence for lawn and gardens depends on numerous factors including the type of land soil and rate of activity in deer and pests. You can always contact Deerbusters.com with any questions.
Poly Deer Fences
Deerbusters.com poly deer fence rolls are lightweight but extremely durable with breaking strengths ranging from 650lb/sq.ft. to 1,400 lb/sq.ft. There are two brands of polypropylene deer fencing: Trident deer fences and TENAX poly fence products. The UltraMax deer fencing is the strongest poly deer fencing option available on the market; and it can be used for deer and elk management. Featuring thicker strands that will resist the stretching and sagging that may occur with time in similar fences, TENAX UltraMax fence has a breaking load of 1400 pounds and a life expectancy of at least 30 years. Poly Deer Fence rolls and kits are built to last 15-20 years in all weather environments.
Trident Poly Fence Rolls have been trusted to protect lawns, gardens and farms for over a decade. These fences are attractive to those looking for an alternative fencing solution because they’re made of semi-rounded strands, making them lightweight, durable and nearly invisible. The flexibility of this material makes the fences easy to store, install and repair. Moreover, Trident Poly Deer Fences are reinforced at the bottom with tightly woven mesh, meaning small critters are less likely to chew their way through. Whether you want to enclose a small vegetable garden or a sprawling orchard, you will be able to find the Trident Fence that bests suits your needs.
TENAX has been producing plastic fence materials for over 50 years and is the largest manufacturer of plastic fencing in the United States. The advantages of TENAX Poly Deer Fences lie within the thick, rounded strands of mesh that are fused together during the manufacturing process. These cylindrical strands are extremely tough, and are more invisible than flat or semi-rounded strands. The strength of the material reduces the likeliness of stretching and sagging, and the rounded shape of the strands allows wind to pass right through, minimizing the risk damage from the weather.
TENAX Elk & Large Animal Fencing is the strong, yet affordable long-term solution to heavy elk damage in a large residential or commercial area where feeding patterns have been established and competition for food is high. Elk fence is recommended for landowners experiencing elk damage, or crop damage from large wildlife animals. Featuring thicker strands that will resist the stretching and sagging that may occur with time in similar fences, Elk and Large Animal has a breaking load of 1400 pounds and a life expectancy of at least 30 years.
Metal Deer Fences
Deerbusters offers three different metal deer fence options: Steel Hex Web Fence, Welded Wire Fence, and Fixed Knot Deer Fence. Metal fences are chew-proof, weather-proof, and will not rip or tear. Metal Deer Fences are a reliable option for garden protection against wildlife and rodents and offer a simple barrier around your property that won’t be harmful to people, deer, or other animals. The fences for sale are designed to be non-obstructive, virtually invisible; so, you won’t have to worry about them blocking any views, or becoming an eye-sore.These metal fences are designed to last between 20-30 years!
Steel Hex Web Deer Fence: Steel hex fence rolls are Deerbusters most popular metal garden fence and are recommended for use around a garden or flowerbed. Steel Hex Web fence can stop deer and provide rodent control and protection, as it's chew proof. This fence type is easily attached to our poly fence with our hog rings and self-locking ties. Deerbusters recommends that you use this rodent-proof fence with your poly fence if you are experiencing high deer pressure or significant chewing from small animals.
Welded Wire Fencing: Welded Wire fencing are ideal for protecting gardens, orchards, farms and landscaping. Not only are this decorative fence aesthetically pleasing; but it can be used as a swimming pool fence, as it meets pool code in several states. (Check with your state's coding laws before you buy welded wire fence.) Made from galvanized steel, this metal deer fence is rust-resistant, weather-resistant and sturdy, making it a great investment for any property. Welded wire fence rolls on Deerbusters.com are a professional solution to deer problems and other chewing critters. This fencing combines both virtual invisibility with the benefits of chew proof steel.
Fixed Knot Fence (Solid Lock): Fixed Knot Fence Rolls, also referred to as Solid Lock or Woven Wire Fence, is the strongest metal deer fence available on today's market. It is made from high tensile steel wire that, due to its high carbon content, is stronger and lighter than other types of agriculture fence.The sturdiness of this fence is evident in the reduced amount of posts required to hold the fence firm and straight—only one post need be placed every 20 feet on your fence line. These posts are solid pine and 5-6 inches in diameter, adding to the overall strength of this fence. You can expect your fixed knot fence installation to last between 20-40 years.
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