Construction Industry Forecast in 2022

Construction Industry Forecast Preface If there's anything that can define the state of the economy since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, it would be volatility. Supply chain disruptions, labor shortages, high inflation, frequently adapting health policies to defend against new virus variants, and local and international political intrigue pop up like creatures in a[…]

Vertical Back Bracing Rail for Horizons

Vertical Back Bracing Rail for Bowed Pickets on Horizons and Seclusions Horizontal Installations If the Horizons or Seclusions Horizontal fence pickets are bowing after an installation is complete, a vertical back bracing rail can be applied. This part helps to bring the pickets back into alignment. On the back side of the fence, screw the[…]

Avoiding Underground Risks to Your Fence

Avoiding Underground Risks to Your Fence While many fence owners are cognizant of the risks and damage types their fences face above the ground, there are some who may occasionally gloss over a different risk type: Underground fence damage. What you see on the surface of your fence doesn't always match what's going on underneath[…]

Product Availability for Q3-Q4 2021

PRODUCT AVAILABILITY FOR Q3-Q4 2021 In these unprecedented times, supply chains have been affected by the availability of materials and labor shortages. Unfortunately, Trex and other manufacturers that produce third party products used with Trex fencing have not been immune to these issues. At the same time, economic conditions have created a housing boom which has brought[…]

General Primer on Trex Fence Gates and Requirements

General Primer on Trex Fence Gates and Requirements While traditional fencing materials and our Trex composite fencing products don't share too many qualities, there are some features that are near-universal in many fence settings. One great example here is the fence gate, which will be a vital piece of a fence installation for numerous property[…]

American Fence Association Member

FDS Fence Distributors, Proud American Fence Association Member FDS Fence Distributors is proud to be affiliated with the American Fence Association (AFA) as a distribution member. The AFA is the fencing industry's professional organization and provides training, certification, best practices, business tools, and other resources to ensure that members provide the best services and materials[…]

When to Choose Trex Privacy Fence Over Other Alternatives

Trex privacy fence is the perfect choice when you want a little space to yourself. Building a privacy fence doesn’t have to be complex or costly, nor does it have to require a lot of ongoing maintenance or upkeep. Although wood fences are workable solutions when there are budget constraints, upgrading to Trex composite wood[…]