September 24, 2017

Buying a New Home and a New Fence in Frederick

In terms of new housing opportunities, Frederick County remains one of the best places to live that’s just outside the Washington DC area.  With its revitalized downtown district, there are a pleth...


July 15, 2017

The (Vinyl) Fence With Something Extra: Natural Looking Color!

Remember when vinyl fence appeared in the marketplace and you could have any color you wanted so long as it was white? Yes, there used to be a time when manufacturers sold only one color of vinyl fenc...


May 3, 2017

The Frederick Fence Story Chapter 3: In My Own Words by Charlie Powers

Charlie Powers earlier in his tenure as the founder and president of Frederick Fence If you told me more than 35 years ago that I would go from simply owning a truck and a desire to make a living ...


April 9, 2017

The Frederick Fence StoryChapter 2: Anchored Posts for Future Success

When you examine what makes a great fence, you look to its posts to ensure they are properly set to hold up its sections. They provide strength and a strong foundation that help its pieces remain in p...


March 20, 2017

The Frederick Fence StoryChapter 1: Humble Beginnings

When you look at the reasons why most entrepreneurs start their own business—personal freedom, professional pride and a drive to succeed— you’ll find that Charlie Powers’ motivations for start...


March 1, 2017

The Frederick Fence Story: A Tale Worth Telling

This year, Frederick Fence celebrates its 35th year as a small business, which is no small achievement for most businesses operating in the virtual/digital age. Founded in 1982 by Charlie Powers, the ...


February 10, 2017

Debunking the Myth…You CAN Install a Fence in Winter!

Even though Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow—meaning we’re all in for six more weeks of winter—now’s one of the best times of year to install a fence! What? Seriously? You’re thinking “...


January 12, 2016

The Role of a HOA in Residential Fencing

Many neighborhoods have a local HOA which regulates certain additions, demolitions, and renovations made to homes within their designated areas. The central focus of many satirical TV episodes and not...


December 17, 2015

Important Winter Fence Maintenance Steps to Do Now

Winter officially begins in just a few days on December 21st. Frederick has its share of snow and freezing temperatures, which can cause havoc for many home owners with winter fence installation. Outd...


December 11, 2015

Top Tips for Wooden Fence Maintenance

Wooden fences are highly valued for their curb appeal and natural durability. However, like any fence, they do require maintenance to remain in good shape. Wooden fence maintenance is important due to...