New Gardener? Choose Your Flowers Carefully

New Gardener? Choose Your Flowers Carefully

Three Affordable Solutions To Give Your Home Security With The Addition Of A Privacy Fence

Sonia Scott

If you want to add security to your home, a privacy fence can be a good investment. Depending on the materials you use, a new fence can also be a costly solution. Today, there are newer materials like vinyl, which can be a great solution for an affordable privacy fence to give your home security. Here are some of the choices you may want to consider for a new privacy fence for your home:

1. Adding Chain Link Fence With Affordable Privacy Screens

Chain link fence may not be what you think of when adding privacy to your home, but there are many options to add privacy to your chain link fence. There are materials that have built in lattice and windscreens to make them more private. You can also use materials after the fence is installed, such as adding a roll of cane fence covering to areas of your fence where you want privacy. This can also be good if you have animals and want to keep them fenced in. It can also give you the option of adding things like electricity to your fence.

2. Installing A Vinyl Fence To Add Privacy To Your Home

Vinyl fencing can be another great solution to give your home the privacy you want. These materials come in many different styles and can look like wood and masonry fence or even have a contemporary design. Vinyl can also be a lot cheaper than materials like wood or masonry, which can make it a good option if you are looking for a privacy solution for your home. There are many choices of colors, styles and heights of vinyl fence, which you may want a taller material with solid sections to give your home as much privacy as possible.

3. Using Reclaimed Materials For An Unconventional Privacy Fence

There are also some less conventional solutions that you may want to consider for a privacy fence around your home. If you like modern designs, consider using reclaimed materials for your fence. You can find reclaimed lumber that can be used to build the structure and use things like old tine roofing and different types of sheeting for the fence sections. If you choose to do this, you may want to invest in treated posts to give you a solid structure to build the fence off of.

These are some of the choices you may want to consider for a new privacy fence for your home. If you are ready for an affordable fence solution, contact a land surveying service to help with marking utilities and the fence line before you start installing your new fence.    


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New Gardener? Choose Your Flowers Carefully

As a child and teenager, I watched my mother garden, although I wasn't interested in it at the time. I later learned that I had missed out on learning the craft because before I planted my first garden, I thought it would be so easy! Once I finally had a yard of my own, I was eager to plant some beautiful flowers in the yard and do other landscaping work. Unfortunately, I learned a hard lesson and none of things I planted survived more than a few weeks, even though I watered them daily. I gave my mother a call and asked her what could have gone wrong, and I learned that plants have to be chosen carefully. Check out this blog to learn more landscaping plant tips.