Friday, 29 November 2013

Safety Precaution before Using an Electric Fence

Electric fencing is a very simple, easy and effective way to save your land, garden or farm from animals like goats, sheep and deer. It also helps you to control animals like horses, cows and ponies who are experts in breaking your normal fence or boundary. But there are some safety rules you should  know before using it. 

 Always use high quality and standard electric fence in your farm. 

 Keep your children and pets away from fencing system. 

 Keep warning boards and signals near your fence. So that people will be alert. 

 Disconnect your energizer from fence during lightning strikes. Because it may damage your energizer and other properties near it. 

 Always connect your fence to low power terminal during danger period like fire, storm etc. 

 Don’t cross the electric fence wires and connecting leads over the power and communication lines.

 Don’t use electric fence near swimming pools, dams and in wet grounds. 

 Make a good and strong earthing system for your fence.

 Fit a separate earth connector to your electric fence energizer. 

Electric fencing products are very easily available on market. Companies like Agri-Supply UK provides several large brands of electric fencing in a very affordable price with free guarantee.