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There has been a recent uptick of construction site thefts in the Midwest over the last two years.  American Fence Rental has been installing a surprising amount of construction site security fence as well in this same period.  Contractors are doing their due diligence in providing site security b[read more]

Would be thieves don’t want to make a scene at your front door.  They want to sneak around to the back of your house, through your gate and into the basement or patio door.  By the time they reach the back door; they are committed.  They know that they may have crossed that threshold of no retu[read more]

American Fence Company of Iowa sells dozens of gate operators and access control systems every year.  These sales and installs are split between residential and commercial.  We love the idea of our customers automating their gate installations as this represents more convenience and improved sec[read more]

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]