4 Different Types of Wire Fencing (Finding the Right Material for Your Project)

Find the right material for your project and keep your property secure by learning all about the different types of wire fencing and everything you need to know about this type of fencing.

Whether you’re a homesteader, a rancher, or a suburban dweller, good fences make good neighbors, and there are as many types of fencing available as there are reasons to install them. But for the sake of this article, we’re concentrating on wire fencing — the type of fence that is almost always used to contain something, such as:

  • Pets in your backyard
  • Livestock on your ranch
  • Poultry on your farm
  • Inmates at the local prison
  • Animals at the local zoo

Wire fencing is also used to keep unwanted elements out, including:

  • Deer and rabbits from your garden
  • Intruders from your property
  • Thieves from the local salvage or lumber yard

Essentially, wire fencing plays huge roles in modern life, both rural and urban. It has purposes that are agricultural and industrial, aesthetic and necessary. Wire fencing can help keep unattended children safe from the community pool, or it can safely outline off-limits areas used for testing or for the containment of hazardous waste. If you’re in need of

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4 Different Types of Pizza Cutters for Clean Cuts

When looking for a pizza cutter, there are four main types to consider. We list them here. It boils down to preference. Heck, they aren’t that expensive… if you make a lot of pizza try several types and see what works best for you.

Whether you enjoy your pizza homemade frozen or from delivery, a good pizza cutter is needed in order to keep your pizza toppings in place and to eat your pizza normally by the slice.

Types

1. Pizza Cutter Wheels

Pizza cutter wheels are the most common type of pizza cutter you find in American homes. These cutters consist of a sharp blade wheel that is attached to a long handle. The wheels are usually three to five inches in diameter. Direct grip pizza wheels are also becoming more popular. These don’t have a handle but instead a cover that you grip the wheel by. This can give you more leverage than a long handle wheel but it’s also harder to see where you are cutting since your hand can get in the way of your vision.

The pros of a pizza cutter wheel are that it’s easy to use and it’s much easier to store. However,

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