Choosing a beautiful and practical design for a fence of a private house
Any homeowner knows that to protect its territory, at least provisionally - a mandatory attribute of the private home ownership. Off-site protection from prying eyes and uninvited visitors a decorative feature of the landscape meets the fence. Depending on where the hotel's private house - in a busy city or outside it, the fence can perform different functions and have different options of height, construction, design, method of manufacture and assembly.
When planning to establish the perimeter of the fence, it is important to consider some aspects:
- location of private home ownership (in the city, near a busy road, the building is in need of a deaf and a high fence, which is able to protect the owners not only from non-application reviews, and small animals, but also from noise, dust, urban roads);
- the size of the household (there is an unwritten rule that even a high fence is better not to build above the first floor of a private house);
- the type and style of the main building - a private home or cottage, house (fence forms a general idea about the image of the entire architectural ensemble and will be better if its design will be in harmony with the main building and a landscaped courtyard design);
- local landscape features (the presence of groundwater and cavities in the soil, hilly and other features of the territory);
- financial budget for the construction of the fence (by this choice of material will depend largely for your fences);
- relations with neighbors (not the last important aspect to select the type of enclosure);
- the purpose for which you plan to build a fence, hedge or a symbol of your border.
Before proceeding to the choice of building materials and design of the fence for your site, decide what exactly you need it:
- boundaries yard designation portion;
- protection of visitors, including from animals;
- protection from dust and noise;
- screen of sight (compliance with privacy and some isolation);
- basis for the future of the hedge;
- decorative function, an ornament of landscape design.
Currently, the choice of materials for the manufacture of fences of different models is very wide, the most popular are the following:
- vinyl (hardy);
- forged metal and mesh;
- made of polymeric materials
- slate and corrugated board.
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If the main purpose of the construction of the fence will be the protection of people, animals and the protection of privacy and the inaccessibility of the home, it is better to give preference to stone, brick, concrete or a combination of guards impressive size.
Considering the option among the proposed thorough fences, not unimportant factor will be the cost of the material, work and the complexity of the construction of the fence.
For example, the fence is completely built of stone, will be extremely attractive from the point of view of aesthetics, it will last not years but decades and will blend in perfectly with the stonework of the building itself or its foundation. But the price category of the starting material for the construction of high and work on the construction are considered quite difficult without the services of professionals can not do, unless you have no experience working as a bricklayer. As a result, the stone fence may be the most expensive option. But everything depends on the length of the fence. For small areas, the urban private houses, such a model fence is acceptable in terms of value for money.
Cheaper and simpler in terms of assembly, can cost a brick fence. It is quite robust and durable fence will look attractive, if the main building is laid out similar material. In addition, you can decorate the brick fence - use the material in various shades, to decorate the openings for doors or gates arches, small columns or towers. Imagination has no limits, the weight is only limited to the territory of the yard and your financial capabilities.
As for reinforced concrete structures, it is the most affordable option at a cost of a reliable fencing, which will hide your house from prying eyes. In our country, such fences have gained considerable popularity, not only because of the democratic prices, but also the opportunity to quickly get the fence of any height and shape. Many companies offer a wide variety of ways of casting fences for any taste preferences of the homeowner. You are free to create individual style not only your fence, but also the appearance of the whole area, because the fence - an important element of the architectural ensemble of your home ownership.
By combining different materials for the manufacture of capital fence portion can be achieved not only high strength, reliability and durability of the structure, but also a unique appearance, which will increase the level of creative and original, together with your home site.
With a combination of concrete blocks and metal sheets in the construction of the fence, you can create a really sturdy and durable structure that will protect your home from all sorts of unwanted intruders. When painting a sheeting suitable for concrete masonry shade can be achieved even and aesthetically attractive appearance of the enclosure.
Fences made of metal and composite structures
Following in the price range, as well as by the level of reliability and popularity - capital fences of metal structures, as well as from metal sheets or corrugated. Such a fence model can either be mounted from forged elements or be made up of profiled metal sheets on the frame of the same material. If this fence placed on a stone foundation, its design not only last longer, but will be more durable, reliable.
Wrought iron fences are strong and reliable, but due to their "transparency" can not protect your home from prying eyes. Unless you are planning the fence to plant vines and subsequently receive a combined fence with live plants.
Mesh metal fences look great and last longer if you put them on the concrete or reinforced concrete foundation. If the foundation of a high oblitsevat tiles, plastic or other material in tone to metal structures, you may have a very interesting way of fencing, which will serve you for many years.
The enclosure of the metal profile has a much higher level of privacy protection. This fence will provide a completely blank insulation of your home ownership. But there are also disadvantages in such fences - in terms of reliability and durability of a fence essentially loses stone and brick structures. The fact that the metal sheets are susceptible to deformation under constant mechanical stress (which is extremely difficult to avoid). Scratches and chips can cause birth of rust, which significantly shortens the life of the structure.
High fence with a metal frame and inserts made of polycarbonate not only reliably protect your home from prying eyes and visitors, but also to become a modern decoration area, dramatically highlighting it among the neighbors down the street.
Originally it will look quite reliable design of metal bars and filled using wooden planks space therebetween. The latest trends in the organization of landscape design are considered living walls, fences, panels of flowers and evergreens. The image of your fence will be a unique, unique and creative when using live panels in between the fences.
Wooden fences out of competition
Not so long ago wooden fences were almost the only available means to protect its territory for our compatriots. After all wood - a material widely available, relatively inexpensive, easy to mount and processed. Besides wood can variously be decorated, covered with paint or lacquer and not worry about environmental starting material.
Wooden fences inferior to the durability and strength of stone, concrete and brick patterns, but they are cheaper. Erect wooden fence can be made of boards, pickets, rods, stakes, branches, the so-called "logs" and other lumber.
Depending on what option you use wood, you can get as high capital fence, and a small fence, fence or stockade. It all depends on the look of your home and landscape design at the site, and the result that you expect from a wooden structure.
Contrary to popular belief, wooden fences harmonious look not only for the city but also as a way to guard the urban private sector, especially if there is a wooden fence stone, concrete or brick foundation.
Foundation combined fences can be made of various materials, but in any case it will look aesthetically, if it plastered and painted in the same tone, which will be combined with the building's façade, or the elements of landscape design infield or a small backyard.
Depending on how you have the fence - vertically, horizontally, or by combining the location of the boards, you can get different images of your fence. Low fences in the same design can serve for the zoning of the space is already inside the courtyard.
If the fence material is applied and the internal arrangement of landscaping the yard, such as a base for the gazebo, benches, bench or platform, the result can be an incredibly harmonious and complete image of the architectural ensemble.
Combine wooden fence execution possible with a variety of synthetic materials such as polycarbonate sheets. Modern and interesting way of fencing will not concede on durability and reliability of the usual wooden fence, but the uniqueness of your site adds.
Similar designs wooden fences do not protect your household from prying eyes, but a decorative role will perform at 100%. Unique sampling design can not only beautify the site but also to raise the status of all of the architectural ensemble of your home.
Usually, a fence made of natural wood without paint to preserve the natural tone of the wood. To prolong the life of your wooden fence or a fence is necessary to cover the board with a special varnish for outdoor structures and upgrade cover every 1.5-2 years.
Choices of materials for the manufacture of fences set, as well as ways of their combination and decoration designs. With such a large range of options, to choose a model fence for enclosing or yard can infield homeowner with any size and taste preferences purse