When you are planning to build a new fence, there are several factors to consider. The first thing to consider is the reason why you want to construct a fence. Is it for security or privacy? To keep children or pets safely confined?
The next thing to consider is the fence type you want to construct. This fence must fit the reason for wanting a fence as well as the landscaping of your yard. One way to help you get an idea of what style of fence to use is to look around your neighborhood.
Once you know what type of fence you want to construct you need to decide on the material to use. There are several materials to use for a fence, including wood, vinyl, and composite. Composite fencing looks a lot like wood and is available in numerous colors. Vinyl and composite fencing are resistant to weather, mold, and forms of deterioration. In addition, vinyl or composite fence might be safer than wood because it doesn’t splinter or break as easily.
Although there are many positive things about vinyl and composite fence types, wood is still the most common. There is a variety of wood available depending on which part of the country you live in.