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Our Steel Mesh Can Protect Animals and Humans

We all remember the tragic story of Harambe, the silverback gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo who had to be killed when a three-year-old boy fell into his enclosure. This situation underscores just how important it is to protect both humans and animals at the zoo. Zoos across the United States and the world are wonderful […]

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Use This One Important Rule to Make Your Property More Secure

Let’s face it, if Mission Impossible or any number of spy movies has taught us anything, it’s that if someone with enough brains, resources, and determination wants to steal something, they most likely can. Fortunately, the vast majority of thefts are crimes of opportunity. Most thieves are drawn to the quickest and easiest score. We […]

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Is Your Fence Strong Enough to Hold Your Pet?

The fact that approximately 44% of all households in the United States include a dog only underscores how popular canines are as pets. After all, is there anything better than having your best friend rush to the door to greet you with joy every single time you return home (even if you just ran out […]

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Give Your Spring Garden the Protection It Needs

How frustrating is it to go outside to visit your garden only to see that someone has gotten there before you and gobbled up all of your veggies, fruits, and flowers? Yes, rabbits, deer, and other furry critters are incredibly cute, but that doesn’t mean you want to hand over your lettuce, cucumber, strawberries, pumpkins, […]

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Will Zika Be Back This Year? Protect with Metal Mesh

Spring is here, which means sunshine, flowers, new leaves…and mosquitos. Last year, the Zika virus ravaged many countries and even made its way up to the United States, infecting women in 44 states, and causing severe birth defects in 51 babies born in the U.S. Southern states, like Florida and Texas, along with Puerto Rico […]

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Sieving to Find Gold

At some point in your life, you’ve probably seen a cartoon of a gold prospector. This would be an old man with a long beard and floppy hat with patches on his overalls. He’d be kneeling next to a river furiously panning for gold. That pan actually acted as a sieve, allowing the water and […]

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Let Spring In…But Keep the Pollen Out!

Spring is here! The flowers are blooming. The sun is shining. The….AH-CHOO! Oh, that’s right. The pollen is here too! According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, about 50 million people in the United States suffer from nasal allergies. That works out to be roughly 30% of adults and 40% of children. If […]

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How to Keep Out the Snails with Wire Mesh

Snails are kind of cute in their own way. However, though they may seem slow, harmless, and generally squishy, they are actually one of the greatest enemies of your trees and gardens. Snails love to munch on the new leaves and bark of young trees and to dine on the tender rind of new fruits. […]

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Using Woven Wire Mesh for Bee Keeping

In the past we’ve written about how woven wire mesh can be used to keep creepy, crawly critters out of your home, but what if you want to keep the critters in? Beekeepers need to make sure their bees don’t wander too far afield, especially if they need their bees to pollinate a specific area. […]

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