Used In Historical Restorations
Do It Yourself
Can vinyl fence be used for historical
That is clearly outside my area of expertise. Local
historical organizations would be the people to ask.
There are federal guidelines managed by the Federal
Department Of The Interior. Those who apply for and meet the approval of this department
can qualify for tax abatements or income tax credits. I got this information second hand,
so take it with a grain of salt.
I am told that under these federal guidelines, you can
install any material that looks like the original. An original wood fence could be
replaced with a vinyl fence that looks exactly like the original. That's my understanding.
Since all restorations must be preapproved, you will find out when applying though the
Give them a call. Phone numbers as of this date:
605-373-6056 or 605-373-6005.
Author: Frank R. Hoover, Hoover Fence
25 years+ in the fence business
Copyright 1999 Hoover Fence Co.
May be reprinted as long as the source is acknowledged
August 31, 1999
copyright Hoover Fence Co. and Hoover Enterprises, June 1999.
4521 Warren Rd., Newton Falls, OH 44444, Phone: (330) 358-2335