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PalmSHIELD offers louvered and secured HVAC equipment enclosures.   Copper prices have increased over 60% since 2007.  Thieves are averaging no less than $100.00 for copper tubing stolen from a residential ac unit installation.   Recently, the local Houston news reported two commercial HVAC uni[read more]

Vertical Pivot Gates

Do you need the ultimate solution in removing any gaps at the bottom of your gate?  Do you not have the storage space for a rolling, cantilever or swing gate?  Your solution may be a vertical pivot gate and American Fence Company of Iowa can get you taken care of.   Vertical pivot gates are li[read more]

Large Overhead Track Slide Gates

Here at American Fence Company of Iowa, we recognize that Large overhead track slide gates make good sense  when your facility entrance has a heavy use and need a highly reliable slide gate. Because these gates do not need a counter balance like a cantilever gate; these gates place far less stress [read more]

In the Midwest, cantilever gates are the most popular choice for automated gates.  A cantilever gate is suspended above the ground thus there is no concerns regarding terrain, road conditions or adverse weather.  The gates upper and lower guide wheels guide the gate through the opening.  Unlike t[read more]

PalmSHIELD has now been engineered to meet the category one 90 mph wind load requirement for an architectural louvered screen system.    Though PalmSHIELD does not provide generalized engineered stamped drawings; we do review our engineering to assure that our design will meet designed load requ[read more]

Got hills & valleys?  A rolling gate is your best choice.

A rolling gate is a type of slide gate.  The most popular slide gate is a cantilever gate.  Cantilever gates use four rollers that are attached to support posts with no rollers or wheels touching the ground.  The cantilever gate is cantilevered over the opening.  It is the perfect option for aut[read more]

Single vs. Double Drive?

Often times customers have said after their fence was installed, “I wish I would have gone with a …. gate instead.”   American Fence Company staff are professionals within the fence industry.  As the professionals, we will point out the features, advantages and disadvantages of each type of[read more]

New Stained Fir Fence Pickets & Rails Make Debut

American Fence Company is excited to share with our customers the new Cedar tone stained Fir pickets and rails.  American Fence Company has been using the White Fir fence pickets and rails for eight years.  These pickets and rails have a fantastic track record with us of standing the test of years[read more]