Tips for Vinyl Fence Cleaning

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Smart tips for caring for your vinyl fence:


  • Wash dirt off with a mild soap and water solution
  • For heavier stains, clean with a mild, non-toxic household cleaner
  • On occasion, spray the fence with a garden hose to get rid of access dirt, grass clippings, fertilizer chemicals and keep it looking as new as possible
  • For minor stains, use a non-abrasive liquid cleaner
  • For major stains, use Simple Green®, Mr. Clean® Magic Eraser, Mineral Spirits, or CLR®

Follow all manufacturer’s directions on proper care and maintenance of any fence you purchase.


  • Every spring, adjust the gate
  • Oil gate hinges and tighten screws once a year
  • Do not let gate swing in the wind, keep it secured
  • Deter children from swinging on the gate
  • Re-tamp and realign any loose posts