Entries by Metric Fencing

Colorbond Fencing Maintenance: Essential Tips

Renowned Australia-wide for its resistance to our harsh environment, Colorbond fencing requires much less maintenance than many of its alternatives, such as wood or vinyl. With Colorbond, just a little bit of maintenance goes a long way. To take advantage of all the benefits Colorbond fencing has to offer, we’ve compiled a list of three […]

The Finishing Touch: Infill Panels

Commonly partnering masonry fencing, infill panels provide a world of customisation to your fence. Their wide range of available materials, patterns, textures, and colours are the true finishing touch to your fence design. Infill panels are the non-load-bearing inserts installed between the fence posts above the footing of your fence. They help complement or contrast […]

Aluminium Slat Fencing: For The Contemporary Home

Aluminium Slat Fencing is an ideal addition to the contemporary Australian home.  Slat panel fencing perfectly aligns with the simple geometric shapes currently popular in modern homes and is the logical evolution from wooden slat fences. Aluminium slat fencing holds several advantages over wooden alternatives and has a range of colours to fit flexibly within […]

Tips For Maintaining Your Automatic Gate

While automatic gates are a convenient security solution for your home. Just like a car or most things mechanical with moving parts, it requires proper regular maintenance to ensure it keeps operating at 100%.   Most of these tasks are simple and easy to do yourself. But others may require a specialist for your safety. Cleaning […]

Selecting The Right Side Gate For Your Property

Selecting the right side gate for your home can enhance not only the aesthetics of your property but the security and functionality. Accomplished by understanding the requirements of your property and what you’d like to achieve with a new side gate. Typically a side gate would come in the form of a swing gate due […]

Top Fencing Installation Mistakes to Avoid

Fencing is an important investment for any property owner. It can not only add security, and privacy but also improve your property’s appearance. However, if not done right, fencing can also cause a lot of headaches. If you choose to install your fencing yourself, it’s important to avoid some common fencing mistakes. In this blog, […]

Debunking Common Colorbond Fencing Myths

Colorbond fencing is a popular choice for many Perth homeowners and businesses due to its durability, versatility, and aesthetics. However, several common myths may affect people’s perceptions of this type of fencing. As a leading provider of steel fencing in Perth, Metric Fencing comes across many misconceptions about Colorbond steel fencing. In this blog, we […]

Why You Should Switch To Aluminium Slat Fencing

If you’ve had a wood fence at your house for several years there’s a good chance it’s looking pretty decrepit by now. Instead of attempting to repaint or stain your fence every three years, try making the switch to slat fencing. Aluminium slat fences are growing in popularity as more people in Perth are replacing […]