All of the organic matter (leaves, grass clippings, bark dirt) that lands on the rails of your wooden fence, if not clean, can cause rotting over time. This is why proper and regular fence cleaning has to be done, especially during the fall when lots of deciduous trees in Battle Creek, MI shed.
watering sprinklers. Make sure that you only irrigate your lawn and plants but not your fence because water can damage the structure of any wood fence and cause it to rot faster. Plenty of water in combination with the burning summer sun can significantly shorten the lifespan of your fence!