With increasingly demanding workplace safety requirements, providing safety handrails around an elevated air conditioning platform on a roof top provides a great example of how versatile and useful the modular clamp system is. In this classic installation, all the materials were prepared in the workshop and taken to site.Read More
Imagine being the carers of injured and orphaned bats and you need a strudy, large and safe enclosure that houses the mamals while they recover before being released into the wild again. These very resourceful bat carers (refering to themslves as batzilla and bat lady) on the southern side of Brisbane decided to build what has turned out to be one of the very best examples of a bat enclosure seen around.Read More
The Fencing Store has been sourcing an increasing range of products from overseas suppliers for over 5 years – we’ve built up a lot of experience and expertise in the entire process of getting the right product into our customers’ premises. As well as supplying individual user orders, we have grown our trade customer base as shown by the following example of applying our skills to their bulk order requirements.Read More
The challenge ….
To construct a fox proof chicken enclosure after the predator fox had enjoyed itself on our favourite chickens. The fox was cunning enough to work out how to get under a chain wire fence and through a hinge joint type dog fence.
The Design ….
We decided to use a PVC coated heavy duty wire netting that could be buried below ground to stop the fox from digging under the fence line ....Read More
Black PVC coated welded wire meshes are now being widely used for bird and animal enclosures because they give a superior view of the enclosure residents compared to plain galvanised mesh. Our regular customer - Wyong Sheds from Tuggerah NSW has been using our black PVC meshes for sometime now - the pics below are great examples of their work and how they have created excellent homes for their customers.Read More
We have been supplying our welded wire mesh products to a North Queensland aquaculture customer since August 2012. They had been using other mesh materials to house their juvenile barramundi from 20 gms through to 800gm in size - previous materials had fallen victim to various predators (the local rodent population in particular) resulting in repairs, loss of fish etc. TFS supplies a special 2 metre wide heavy hot dip galvanised welded wire mesh in 15m long rolls - this product is a custom produced item.Read More
Many of us are venturing enthusiastically into growing our own vegies and other garden plants. We invest wisely into modular garden beds and wait expectantly for our crops to bear their goodies only to find other unwanted thieves are helping themselves to our delights. Birds, rats, mice and other small animals also love our vegies so the challenge is to keep them out long enough for us to enjoy our crops.Read More
An issue facing many commercial building owners and managers is how stop prevent debris entering or falling down through glassed windows in the event that the glass shatters for whatever reason. This was the case at the Queensland Rail Museum in Ipswich, SW of Brisbane. The old and very attractive former railway workshops building has a large area of glass along the "saw tooth" ridges along the roof line. To prevent the prospect of any shattered glass falling down onto museum visitors a mesh barrier was created using welded wire mesh.Read More
12th December 2012 By Mel & Steve - Adelaide
A customer north of Adelaide has used our 6.5mm galvanised mesh to snake proof their dog enclosure to protect their prize Bull Mastiffs from venomous snakes. Their existing fencing mesh kept the dogs in but allowed snakes and other vermin to move into the dog area. The 1200mm wide 6.5mm mesh was placed 900mm up the fence height and then 300mm flat on the ground as shown in these pictures. It works superbly and the proud mastiff owner reports that since erecting the new snake barrier, no snakes have made their way into the dog run but they are still seeing snakes on the outside.Read More
An increasing number of local councils are requiring cat owners to constrain their pets to the owners property boundaries in a growing recognition that cats take a heavy toll on native wildlife - birds, small animals and reptiles. Cats are obviously a natural hunter so they are just following their instincts. Erecting a suitable enclosure presents its own issues of what materials to use to get the strength and durability of the enclosure without creating an eyesore or impeding natural property views. Welded wire meshes in a black PVC finish answers all these requirements as seen in this example ...Read More