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When you've been in the fence industry as long as we have, you become an expert at your craft. We've seen it all, and we've picked up some pretty good tips, tricks and insights along the way. From the basics, like whether to rent or buy your next fence, to more advanced subjects, like tree protection or event accessibility – our posts cover it all. Be sure to check back often, as we explore the world of fencing and share our wisdom with you.

Cannabis at Festivals and Events

April 20, 2022

Editor’s Note: This post was first published in August 2019. It was updated on April 20th, 2022 to include more current information and examples. When it comes to the impact of marijuana legalization on Canadian festivals, things were certainly hazy at first. Health Canada’s Cannabis Act came into effect on October 17th, 2018, making recreational […]

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Modu-Loc Fencing Now Available on TOOLBX

March 21, 2022

Modu-Loc Fence Rentals and TOOLBX are announcing a new partnership that will allow Toronto builders to order temporary fencing via a mobile app. This is the first time that temporary fencing will be offered on TOOLBX, a procurement platform that connects Canadian contractors with construction suppliers. Through TOOLBX, builders can order and schedule delivery of […]

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Don’t Have a Wind Management Plan? Here’s Why Your Event Needs One.

January 31, 2022

The idea of a wind management plan may be completely new to you. Although wind management planning is an accepted part of the event planning process in other parts of the world, the standards for event safety here in Canada have not yet caught up to those of our international counterparts. So, what is a […]

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13 Spooky Things Found on Construction Sites

October 13, 2021

Editor’s Note: Given the popularity of our original 7 Spooky Things Found on Construction Sites post, we have updated this list to include 6 more eerie discoveries. There is no shortage of examples of strange things being found on construction sites. Especially during excavation, it is arguably inevitable that you will unearth some unexpected items. Sometimes, […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Rent Event Fence?

September 1, 2021

When budgeting for a live in-person event, one of your line items is likely to be temporary fence rental. In fact, depending on the size and duration of your special event, temporary fencing could represent a significant cost. That’s why it is critical to understand the cost to rent event fence. Unsurprisingly, “how much does it […]

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Modu-Loc Unveils New Tagline for 25th Year

July 12, 2021

This year, Modu-Loc is celebrating a quarter of a century in business. Although some Modu-Loc related business activity took place as early as 1994, we were officially registered in 1996, making 2021 our 25-year anniversary! Modu-Loc famously began with a small quantity of old white fence, which at that time was being stored under a […]

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Fence Privacy Screen: Why Wind Vents Won’t Protect You

June 1, 2021

Many of our customers who rent temporary fence will also ask for privacy screen. It goes by many different names – privacy mesh, wind screen, and even scrim – but the purpose is usually the same: to block visibility of a particular area. Sometimes, it’s an event customer who wants to hide trailers or generators […]

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Pre-Galvanized vs. Hot-Dip Galvanized Steel: Which is Better?

May 12, 2021

In the temporary fence industry, galvanized steel is one of the most commonly used materials. You’ve probably seen silver-coloured galvanized fencing around your city, and if you’re in the construction business, chances are you’ve used it on a project. But did you know that there are different kinds of galvanized steel, and how it is […]

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Should You Rent or Buy Your Fence?

May 11, 2021

You have a big construction project coming up. You’re coordinating all the materials, suppliers and labour to make sure the job gets done right. When you need temporary construction fence to secure your site, you may wonder if it is best to rent or buy your fence. There are many different factors to consider, but […]

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Modu-Loc a Best Managed Winner for Eighth Year

May 5, 2021

We are incredibly proud to announce that Modu-Loc has once again been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. This marks Modu-Loc’s eighth year as a Best Managed company, and our second year as a Platinum Club member within the program. Platinum is used as a tier or standard in many programs due to its […]

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