How to help your wood fence go the distance

Published July 16, 2015 by Julie Provenzano

Upgrading to a nice board-on-board fence can make a dramatic difference in the appearance of your backyard. Keeping it looking nice is another matter entirely. It is surprising how quickly a newly-stained, beautiful fence can begin to look weathered and gray. While it's impossible to completely protect your wood from the elements--particularly in a part of the country with temperature extremes like in Texas--but regular maintenance can keep it looking great for many years. Here is an article explaining what type of maintenance you should do for your fence and how often it should be done.