In Garden fence lowdown - Part one and Part two, we've covered what you need to know about putting a fence up and the choices available. But if you want a cheaper and quicker option to replacing a fence, then in this article I'm going to share my top tips for disguising an ugly fence. Covering an ugly fence with plants is the obvious answer, but it's not the quickest … [Read more...] about How to disguise an ugly garden fence – part 3
In Part 1 of our Garden fence lowdown we looked at the costs involved in the process of constructing a good fence. Now we're going to look at some examples of different types of fencing. These days there is a lot more choice in fencing, which is definitely a good thing. In this article we are going to look at what I consider to be some of the best and worst types of … [Read more...] about Garden fence lowdown – Part 2
Garden fences – I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with them. I love them because you can quickly and easily screen off the garden and make it secure. I hate them because they invariably tend to be quite ugly and also unbelievably pricey. Also, if it's your fence, you usually end up looking at the ugly side, and your neighbours get the nice looking side! Putting up … [Read more...] about Garden fencing lowdown – Part 1
I’m often asked by clients if they would be better off with a fence or a hedge to surround their garden. There are pros and cons to each. Here are some of the main things to consider: Fence Benefits . Fence Downsides Instant Can be less maintenance if right materials are chosen . Security Cost - will … [Read more...] about Fence or Hedge Your Garden – Which is Best?