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Do This Before You Make a Fence or Hedge

Fences are great for not only barricading yards with extra security, but also a wonderful way to add a little more aesthetic charm to landscape designs. With the right fence, you can secure your yard and create your own personal safe haven.

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When selecting what fence is right for you, picking out colors, materials and precise locations actually are not the initial steps to take. To begin the process of fencing in your yard, the first thing you need to do is decide what height you want your fence to be, then check with your local government to be sure your ideas meet any possible restrictions. This should be done if you’re making changes to an extisting fence, too—especially if you’re making it taller, such as by attaching lattice board to the top.

Once you have your government’s approval, then you can begin the process of picking out materials and colors—ultimately constructing the perfect fence for securing your landscape.

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