Fence types

January 28, 2010  //  Posted by: CTSI Home Maker  //  Category: Garden & Landscape, Home Improvement

nullThere are several types of fences and they can be constructed in a variety of ways. Fences are used to serve a variety of purposes depending on the goal of the homeowner and the size of the property. There are four factors that determine the fence style and these are board width, height, board, profile and spacing of the boards. The most common type of fences is the picket fence which is shorter usually 4 feet or less. Picket fence also has narrow boards which in most cases is 3-1/2 inches.

One important thing to any key project is to determine the budget and need and then work with what you have to create a style of your choice. Picket fence is made in different ways. To make this type of fence, you will require the following raw materials, galvanized screws and nails, hinges, concrete, clamps and safety gear. In addition you will require a post hole digger, level, chop saw, shovel, circular saw, framing square, tape measure, plunge router and cordless drill to assemble the fence.

Comments are closed.