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Why is Now Such a Great Time for Fence Installation?

Fence Installation

Fence installation during the winter may seem somewhat unintuitive, but the truth is, there are plenty of benefits to getting the job done during this time of year.

You may not think of the tail end of winter as being the best time to install a fence, but the truth is, it’s one of the best times to look into it. Installing a fence during the winter is fairly common and actually has a whole host of benefits that some homeowners may be unaware of. While completely frozen ground or tons of snow can prove to be a problem, winter is a great time for fence installation. Today, we want to break down a few key reasons that exemplify why the winter months are ideal for fence installation.

Quick Installs

Fence installation should never be a long, difficult process. The right installer should be able to walk you through everything fairly quickly and easily. However, this process can take even less time during the winter. This is because there’s such a commonly held misbelief that it’s difficult to install a fence during the winter, combined with the fact that people tend to think about the outside of their property during the snowy season. As a result, many fence installers have a bit more leeway with their schedules around this time of year and can get the job done even quicker.

A Good Time to Replace

Winter weather can end up being fairly damaging, and if things get bad enough, it could take your fence out entirely. Given enough time, your fence is going to eventually need replacing—and if your fence is already damaged, it may not be up to the challenge of handling winter’s harsh winds and snow. Take initiative by having a new fence installed that can not only withstand the winter weather, but the conditions of years to come.

No Pesky Landscaping

One of the trickiest parts of fence installation is navigating your landscape. This is especially true if your motivation behind installing a fence is privacy or security, because sometimes our trees and bushes can give us the appearance of these elements while winter may reveal that something more is needed, like a fence.

Trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio

When you embark on your next project to erect a pergola on your property, trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio to help. We service Bethany Beach, Ocean City, Lewes, and the Delmarva area. You can request a quote today! If you have questions or concerns, call us at 302-436-9520 or send us an email at For updates and ideas, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Youtube.

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