Are you considering having a fence installed around your Polk County property this spring or summer? What type of material will you choose vinyl, wood, chain link, or aluminum. 

People Are Choosing Vinyl Fencing For Several Reasons

Vinyl fencing is stronger than wood

Vinyl FenceIn fact, vinyl is up to five times stronger than wood, making it resistant to breaking and able to withstand our intense heat. Vinyl is also, four times more flexible than wood, which means it is resistant to high winds, thunderstorms, and even hurricanes without collapsing.

Vinyl fences from Fence Central are U.V. protected and backed by a lifetime manufacturer’s warranty that covers cracking, peeling, and flaking.

When you choose vinyl, you can feel confident that you will never have to replace your fence, they have been designed to last a lifetime. Vinyl fences are also a great choice in our humid environment because they don’t rust or rot.

Vinyl is recyclable 

We all want to do our part when it comes to the environment. It is important to know that vinyl is 100% recyclable. Since it is naturally pest resistant, you won’t have to worry about using any toxic chemicals.

Vinyl comes in a variety of styles


As the name suggests, a vinyl privacy fence offers you seclusion from the area outside the fence. It effectively separates your piece of land from the ones next to you, providing a physical and visual blocker that keeps pets and kids in and others out. Privacy fences are ideal if you live close to your neighbors and want to extend the livable space of your home without having to worry about prying eyes.


The stereotypical ideal home has a white picket fence out front, and it’s really no surprise why. White vinyl picket fences add quaintness and charm to a home while providing an area for small children and pets to safely play. Vinyl picket fences come in a variety of styles including straight, domed, and scalloped. 

Ranch rail

Vinyl ranch rail fences are often used for ranches, providing a low-maintenance option for penning in domesticated animals over large amounts of land. Ranch rail fences aren’t just for farms and ranches, though. With a country-style house a vinyl ranch rail fence is a lovely accent piece. Ranch rail fences range from 3-5 feet tall and feature 2, 3, or 4 horizontal boards or 4 boards with the center 2 boards crossed, creating a cross buck style.


Also known as  shadowbox style, provides total privacy from eyes that are looking directly at the fence from the outside at a 90 degree angle, but anyone looking from the side of the fence would be able to see a little of the enclosed yard. The shadowbox’s overlaid style is visually charming and adds depth and visual interest to the yard. Vinyl shadowbox fences can be tall, similar to a privacy fence, or shorter, similar to a picket fence.