Frequently Asked Questions

Contact us at geosales@geotekinc.com or 1-800-533-1680 for any questions regarding Common Sense Fence that are not answered by the information below.

What are the advantages of fiberglass fencing over other materials like wood?

Fiberglass composite materials do not rot or rust. Fiberglass composite posts are stronger by weight than other fence posts, including metal and wood posts. Fiberglass is also not a conductor meaning the posts cannot cause electrical shorts. This allows for the use of strong metal clips which reduces maintenance time and expenses over the life of the fence.

How long will the fiberglass posts last?

GEOTEK’s SunGUARD II coating prevents UV degradation and comes with a 25 year warranty. . Our patented coating also ensures your posts will not discolor or have fiber slivers, keeping them looking new for decades to come. There are GEOTEK fences that have been in use for over 40 years.

How far apart can you space the line posts?

While other fence post require a 10’ to 20’ spacing, our Common Sense Fence posts are spaced farther apart at 30’, saving you time and money! We recommend using high quality line material such as hi-tensile wire or ElectroBRAID with our product.

What is the post installation process like?

Fiberglass posts are secured into the ground with a post pounder just like you would with a metal t-post. Our Mule Corner posts take 3 easy steps to install with our [product name of that installation tool] and can be completed within 30 minutes in normal soil conditions.

Will the earth anchors hold and stay secure?

Yes, the earth anchor technology originates from utility companies who have been anchoring guy wires for many years.  The Mule corner systems are adaptable to most fencing conditions using different auger diameters and extension shafts, including rocky and wet conditions.

What if I need to move my fence?

The removal process is easy with Common Sense Fence. All you need to do is loosen a few nuts and bolts and unscrew the earth anchors out of the ground with our [product name of that installation tool]. You can expect to get a Mule Corner out of the ground in 5 to 10 minutes.

What are the post color options?

Our fence posts come in white and look great in any area or application.  Unlike other fencing options, like large wood posts, our fence posts are unimposing and allow for the surrounding landscape to take center stage. Furthermore, our SunGUARD II UV coating protects against degradation and discoloration meaning your fence posts will maintain their clean and streamlnned look throughout their service life.

How does this fencing system help keep my animals safe?

We understand the safety of your animals is a top priority for you. If one of your animals does happen to collide with the fencing, our system allows for flexibility and will spring back into place. This also means a reduced likelihood of serious or life threatening injuries for your livestock due to fencing incidents.

How much does this fencing system cost?

You can fence 40 acres for as little as $1 per foot. The cost of your fence will also depend on the area you wish to be enclosed as well as any landscape accommodations. Our Common Sense Fence associates will work closely to tailor your fence to your specific wants and needs. For more information and quotes, contact us at geosales@geotekinc.com.