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Fencing

Good fences make good neighbors

Fencing
Whether you want style or privacy,
the right fence will enhance your home.

After more than a century of open landscape design, fences are once again gaining popularity as a means to define landscape, create microclimates, and make distinctive visual statements.

The following lists some of the more popular fencing materials and applications.

Material Advantages Disadvantages
Wood
  • wide range of design possibilities including open and maximum privacy styles
  • natural wood weathers to grey
  • painted fences require maintanence
  • subject to rot unless maintained
Vinyl, Plastic, PVC
  • wide range of design possibilities including open and maximum privacy styles
  • very low maintenence
  • doesn´t rot, corrode, rust, or peel
  • tolerates salt air and bad weather
  • white vinyl only
Metal (wrought iron and aluminum)
  • formal
  • secure
  • long lasting
  • relatively low maintenance
  • fairly expensive
  • not much privacy
Chainlink
  • functional
  • practical
  • durable
  • easy to camouflage with landscaping
  • easy to maintain
  • not particularly attractive
Stone, brick, and block
  • distinctive appearance
  • fireproof
  • long lifespan
  • expensive

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