As a licensed Minnesota contractor, we are obligated to provide our customers with certain, specific information. According to the article on the Minnesota Attorney General’s website, “Home Building and Remodeling,” consumers can expect: “The contract should be detailed about the kinds of materials to be used and the work to be done. Minnesota law requires […]
There is a dramatic difference between the posts we use when we build an AFD project.
All businesses and industries have their own ebbs and flows, and contracting building projects is certainly no exception. Here at Authority Fence, there is a lull in administrative activity from mid-October through late February. There’s time to clean up files and prep for tax season. The storage areas and desk drawers get organized and clean. […]
The word “fence” originates with the Latin defensus, which evolved to the French fens. By the 17th century it clearly meant “a structure serving as a barrier, boundary, or enclosure, usually made of posts or stakes joined together by boards, wires, or rails. It surrounds, separates, keeps away, defends.” The first fences were built by […]
Now and then a gate needs a slight adjustment, and even the most uninitiated among us can often to it ourselves! Watch this two-minute video to see how it’s done. See “Authority’s Hinge, Latch, and Gate System” by Scott Sypnieski.  Scott said, “This is another great informational video on the hinge, latch, and gate […]
One of our customers called when he received the warranty card for his Country Estates fence. He was wondering what the best of the two options are: should he take the Limited Lifetime Warranty or the full 50-Year Warranty. The default for customers who don’t send back their cards is the Limited Lifetime Warranty. We […]
We enjoyed our visit with the community of Maple Grove today at the Maple Grove Home Improvement & Design Expo! There was free admission to all attendees, and the COVID-related social distancing and mask requirements were observed, resulting in a smaller crowd than was originally expected. Those who attended seemed to be highly motivated to […]
All the staff at Authority Fence & Deck would like to take a moment and thank everyone for voting for us. Once again this year we have been voted Best Fence Company and Best Deck Company in the 2018 Monticello Times Readers’ Choice Awards. We are honored and proud to be your Fence and Deck […]