Our fence maintenance tips can help you keep your home cost efficient, safe & cozy.
Low-Maintenance Exterior Material Options for Your Home
They may cost more up front, but these low-maintenance materials save later on frequent repainting and replacement—without skimping on curb appeal.
How to Replace a Decayed Fence Post
Repairing a rotted fence post with Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
How to Replace a Rotted Fence Post
Adding new life to an old fence with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
How to Repair a Split-Rail Fence
Replacing rotted wood fencing with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
How to Repair a Fence Gate
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook fixes a sagging, damaged gate
How to Fix a Sagging Fence Gate
In this DIY Smarts project, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner solve an all-too-common issue: a sagging fence gate.
A Blacksmith Shows How to Protect Ornamental Metalwork
The fight against corrosion never ends, but it can at least be reduced to an occasional skirmish.