A Fence serves as an important part of the security of the house and timely repairs of the fence are necessary to maintain it. The correct method to repair a fence is to start from the part which is buried underground. To know how to repair a fence efficiently, study what type of fence is it. A wooden fence requires different repair methods and wrought iron fences need a different approach. The first step to repairing the fence is to strengthen it with wood or metal pieces and removing any damaged pieces. This protects the fence from collapsing. Coating the fence with preservative to prevent it from termites and other insects is the next step. Choose a good preservative which prevents the fence from rotting and moisture. Keep the fence dry and clean to make it last longer. Rust is another enemy of metal fences and it should be removed periodically with a strong detergent. Keep your fence maintained with these easy tips to make it more durable.