Property owners use fences to mark their property boundaries and to keep other people from coming onto their land. Fences are also used to keep young children and animals from leaving a person's property and they also provide privacy for a landowner.
Chain link fences are commonly used in the yards of residential homeowners, largely because chain link fence supply stores are easy to find.
A homeowner can hire professional chain link fence installers to set up a fence onto their property or they can perform this action by themselves.
Commercial property owners would probably have to use the services of a professional installer because the size of their property would make self-installation an impractical method for setting up a fence.
The links on chain style fencing are usually woven vertically with thin metal wire and form a diamond-like pattern that is typically seen on chain link fencing. The fencing also comes in a variety of colors such as steel, green and black. The green and black varieties are used to blend into property owners surrounding environment.
Some chain link fences even have a vinyl covering. Chain link fences are often referred to as hurricane or cyclone fencing because most of them still remain in-tact after a hurricane or cyclone passes through an area.
Their design is also good for allowing sunlight to enter into an area of a yard and people can add slats to the fences if they desire to have a more private environment in the future.