Choosing a Fence for Your Yard

Choosing the Right Fence

Choosing the right type of fence for your home or business can be a daunting prospect. There are an overwhelming amount of options when it comes to style, material, height, and gates. With all of the different features to sort through, it can be tough to figure out what will work best for your unique property. Every home is unique, and deserves to be treated as such, with a custom fence designed around it. This is where we come in, to help you figure out what makes your property unique, what you need out of your fence, and how to give it to you while matching the aesthetic of your home or business.

We do not want you to wade through the options alone, and grow weary and overwhelmed. You can look at an endless array of options and never find exactly what you are looking for. Looking at different types of fencing might be a good idea to get you in the ballpark of where you want to be, but it takes more than that to find the perfect fence. This is where our professional expertise comes in handy. We can help guide you through the process, and give you some helpful tips when it comes to choosing a fence. We have included some things to consider when picking out a fence below, and encourage you to peruse them, but do not be afraid to call us if you need additional help.

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Fulfilling a Function

The very first thing you need

to consider when choosing a style of fencing for your yard is what function you want it to complete. Are you interested in added security? Do you want to give your yard a bit more privacy and seclusion? Are you trying to keep unwanted visitors or stray animals out? Do you want to keep pets or small children safely inside your yard? Or do you

merely love the aesthetic of a certain type of fencing and think it would perfectly complete your home? All of these are questions to ask yourself when you start out looking at different types of fencing.

The multitude of different types of fencing means that you do not even have to choose just one of these options. You can get one, a few, or even all of them in one fence if you select the right one. For example, if you want to allow a dog free reign of your yard while keeping it safely inside, but want an open air feel, a chain link fence might be the right solution. Or if you want some added security and privacy while giving your yard a rustic feel, a classic wood panel fence might be the way to go. Whatever the reason you are deciding to invest in a fence for your home or business, we have the right one for you.

 

Matching Aesthetic

The next thing to consider is the aesthetic of your fence. This is an extremely important aspect of any fence and should definitely not go overlooked, pun intended. A fence will form the facade  your property presents to the world, and will be the first thing people see when they visit. Matching the style of your home and garden is paramount to ensuring you maintain the curb appeal of your property. There are fencing styles of all different varieties to ensure that any aesthetic or style desires can be matched and even enhanced.

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You should consider the unique image and feelings evoked by each type of fencing while picking between them. Do you desire the classic elegance of wrought iron or the utilitarian durability of chain link? Are you looking to ad a bit of rustic charm with a wood panel fence, or are you more interested in the ageless permanence of a stone wall? There are dozens of different aesthetics, each with their own unique beauty. Each option is valid, and any of them can add to the aesthetic of the right project. Consider what is best for your home or business, what matches the current aesthetic, and what will invoke the vibe you want to invoke. You can easily promote any image with the right type of fence, from elegant professionalism to a warm rustic welcome, and more.

Other Features to Consider

There are a few other notable features to consider after you land upon a function and aesthetic you want. Of course, those two are the most important, but there are some other key aspects to consider. The most notable of these is the opening in your fence. A fence must have an opening, otherwise it will be impossible to enter and leave. This can be a simple gap in the fence, or it can be made more complex with any of a variety of different gates. A gate can be as simple as a swinging door or as complex as a sliding rail system with automatic opener. Picking the right one will make sure you get the security, convenience, and aesthetic you desire.

We have given you a lot to consider, and we hope that it will help you decide what type of fence is right for your home, or at least narrow down some options. Keeping some of our suggestions in mind should help you focus your search for what you need in a fence, and make it easier to select the right one. If our tips still are not enough, then we would be happy to answer any additional questions you might have, or help you choose between options. Simply give us a call and we can talk you through the process, or get started on a beautiful new fence for your home today.

 

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