Fences – Use, Styles, Materials

Some Useful Information, Suggested by an Expert Fence Builder

Fences are available in a wide range of materials, types, and styles. Any property owner should take the time to find out a bit more about his or her options before they start planning their fencing projects. If you are interested in finding a reputable and well qualified fence builder to help you choose the most appropriate fence type and style for your home or business facility, make sure to consult Starline Fence & Guard Rail, of New Britain, CT.

wood fence in a gardenFENCE USES
Fences may be installed for a number of purposes, including:

– Privacy
– Security
– To prevent snow
– Decorative purposes
– As an element of your landscaping
– To restrain horses and other livestock
– To protect yards, industrial properties, airfields, facilities with high-voltage equipment as well as areas with fixed machinery
– To restrict the access to pools, playgrounds, etc.

FENCE STYLES
Picket
Flat Top
Dog ear
French Gothic
Pool
Gothic
Rail
Split rail
Two rail
Three-rail
Four-rail
New England style
Pointed
Ball-style
Crossbuck
Pyramid-style
Privacy
Semi-privacy
Ornamental
Basket-weave
Lattice
Shadow box

FENCE MATERIALS
Wood Fences

  • Cedar Fences
  • Oak Fences
  • Wattle Fences
  • Pine Fences
  • Chestnut Fences
  • Spruce

Metal Fences
Vinyl Fences
Aluminum Fences
Steel Fences
Chain Link Fences
Wrought Iron Fences
Barbed wire Fences
Bamboo Fences
Electric Fences
Slate

A reputable and knowledgeable fence builder can help you choose the fence that will best for your needs, style and budget!