Custom Fence offers galvanized and colored chainlink (black, green and brown) fence systems to customers in and around Appleton WI. This makes it easy for the fence to blend seamlessly into its surroundings.
Chainlink fence is known for its strength and durability and has provided the most cost-effective way to protect children, control pets and safeguard commercial property and assets in both suburban and urban settings.
It has traditionally stood guard over commercial, industrial and government property, protecting the perimeters of airports, manufacturing facilities, mining operations, motor pools, vehicle fleets and hazardous areas.
In residential settings, chainlink is a very practical means of providing improved safety and security. Chainlink offers a balance between aesthetics and meeting the security and safety needs of residential and commercial property owners with an economical, long lasting fence system.
Chainlink system offer years of maintenance-free, long lasting protection.
Chainlink fence is strong and durable perfect for keeping out unwanted animals or people with out obstructing your view. Or if you are looking for more privacy there is polyethylene slats that are available in a variety of colors, can be added to create an attractive screen. (Download Brochure).
Gauge - The thickness of the wire is related to the strength of the fabric. The lower the gauge, the thicker the wire, and the stronger the fence. Residential gauge is 11 1/2 and commercial is 9.
Coatings - Chainlink fence comes in aluminized, galvanized and vinyl coated. Galvanized is mainly used in residential applications. Aluminized wire is often specified for commercial fences and is quite serviceable. Vinyl coated chain link has a softer look than metallic coated fencing.
Gauge Mesh Size - Refers to the size of the” diamond” opening. Residential chain link usually has a 2- ¼” mesh size. Commercial mesh standard is 2”. Greater strength and security are available with 1” or smaller openings. The smaller the mesh size, the more difficult it is to climb or cut the chain link.
Post size & Gauge for Residential - Corner and end posts are 2-3/8” O.D. 16ga., line posts are 1-5/8” O.D. 16ga., and top rail is 1-3/8” O.D. 16ga. Commercial applications are greater diameter and gauge.