Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials

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Fun Fence Ideas: Play with Colours, Styles and Materials

Hello and welcome to my corner of the internet. My name is Christine. I grew up in the outback, and for years, the only fences I saw were barbed wire ones. When I moved to the city to go to uni, I was actually surprised to see the multiple types of fences. As I studied architecture, I keep a close eye on fences, wall and barricades – a weird niche my fellow students, no doubt thought. Although I wasn't able to take that focus into my career, I wanted to do something with my lifelong love of fencing and all of the ideas I accumulated over the years. Because of that, I started this blog. It has everything you need to know about playing with the colours, styles and materials of fences.

Questions to Ask When Renting a Temporary Fence

A temporary fence can be needed for an outdoor event, or for doing any type of construction work, heavy-duty landscaping or maintenance to a building's exterior. Renting a temporary fence can be a bit complicated and confusing, as a temporary barrier is not like a standard home fence that is meant to keep pets and children in the yard. When you are ready to rent a temporary fence, note a few details to keep in mind about these fences and some questions to ask the rental agency, so you know you get the right option for your needs in particular. Read More 

How to Choose the Right Gates and Fences As You Redesign Your Property

If you've just taken the decision to install a pool at home and beautify the rest of your property, you may be thinking about the overall layout, how you're going to segregate each area and how you're going to secure the entire project once it is complete. As you know, there are certain rules relating to domestic pools and you have to be sure that they don't present a risk to others. Read More 

Is a Chain Link Fence the Right Choice for Your Home?

A chain link or hurricane fence is usually one of the most affordable options when it comes to fencing materials, making it a good choice for large properties and those on a limited budget. However, you might wonder if this type of fence is very durable and secure, and if it offers the privacy you want on your property. Note a few factors to consider and discuss with a fencing contractor so you can determine if a chain link fence is the best choice for your outdoor space. Read More 

Why Choose Metal Fencing Panels for Your Property?

Your home's fence is an investment that you should be happy with for years to come, but the material and style you choose will have a great impact on just how happy you are with a new fence. Rather than assuming that a standard hurricane fence or wood fence is the best option for your home, note a few reasons why you might instead opt for metal panels around your property. Read More 

On The Care & Maintenance of Cast and Wrought Iron

Iron is a gorgeous, traditional and incredibly versatile addition to any property. In any ordinary home you may find cast or wrought iron used in garden furniture, gates and fences, window boxes and other exterior fittings. This is also true for interior fittings such as balustrades and banisters, fireplaces as well as of course pokers and tongs and the like, bedsteads, coffee or occasional tables and other decorative furniture, as a frame for a picture or a mirror, to make a decorative light fitting, in functional items such as clothes horses and—of course—the best griddle pans, frying pans and other cookware you'll ever use. Read More