With spring right around the corner you may want to think about what kind
of work you can do to improve the aesthetic appeal of the outdoor area
of your home. Updating your fence can be a great way to add curb appeal
to your home, as well as, a way to make your outdoor area more private.
Keep reading for help in selecting the right fence for your yard.
Fences come in a plethora of different styles, colors, and materials,
and you can use this customization to find a fence that perfectly suits
your every need. One aspect to look at is privacy. If you are looking
to bolster the privacy of your yard you may be interested in a larger
fence with panels that are very close together or even touching in order
to reduce visibility through the fence, a privacy lattice is also a good
option. However, other homeowners may choose to go with smaller picket
fences to simply outline their property in a visually pleasing fashion.
Another fencing variable that splits homeowners’ decisions is maintenance.
Fences made from vinyl or aluminum are popular
due to their ease of maintenance but they can be difficult to repair or replace. On the other hand, wooden
fences benefit from regular painting and staining and can be repaired
or replaced relatively easily.
If you are looking for an aesthetic boost for your yard, a fence may be
the solution. Fences can be painted any color you desire and can be built
in all different shapes and sizes. You may prefer a beautiful, towering
wooden fence that contains your side yard or a smaller lattice fence around
the garden in front of your home. Whatever you decide, carefully chosen
fencing can help to substantially improve your curbside appeal.
Do you still need help choosing the right fence for your yard? Call Southern
Lumber at (408) 297-9663 to learn more about our lumber and fencing services.
If you live in the San Jose area, meet with us or
visit our website to learn about our screen doors, cabinet hardware, and woodworking services.