Six Reasons Property Owners Choose Wood Fences

If you’re thinking about installing a fence on your property, you’re probably doing research on different fencing materials. To add to your knowledge base, here are six reasons wood fences are highly popular.

  • First reason: Wood is aesthetically appealing. Its natural look appears homely, traditional, and welcoming. Although synthetic fences can look like wood, many property owners just prefer to have the real thing. Property owners can paint wood any color to match other exterior decor.
  • Second reason: Wood fences increase a property’s value. This is important for property owners who eventually plan to sell their properties. In deciding what to buy, people often look for items of familiarity, including wood fences.
  • Third reason: Wood is a reasonably priced material for a fence. Although final cost depends on the wood’s type and fence style, wood fences are generally affordable when compared to other types of fences.
  • Fourth reason: Wood is an environmentally friendly material. It doesn’t harm surrounding plant and animal life, and it’s biodegradable and recyclable.
  • Fifth reason: Wood offers ample privacy. Property owners can build a wood fence as high as they would like. No one can see through a wood fence with narrow spacing between planks.
  • Sixth reason: Wood is easy to repair. If one piece develops rot, property owners can simply just replace that board on the fence.

Security Fence & Construction has been in the fencing industry since 1972. We can provide you with comprehensive information about all types of fences, including wood. Please contact us to speak with a professional.