Monthly Archives: July 2011
Posted: July 27, 2011|
One of the key elements for consideration when buying fence panels should be the level of security in your garden. Some may purchase a fence based on style only, neglecting the safety that it can provide for the garden. With the summer holidays also upon us, there is currently all the more reason to protect your property and family.
A lot of people see the garden fence as a property divide only, and one that preferably looks nice would be a bonus. What can be forgotten is that this is the first thing that intruders see – how easy is it to get over the fence and into the garden?
Often, it can be the case that the height of your fencing can be deterrent enough. With panels that are 6ft (1.83m) and above in height there is a certain degree of security, but you should also consider how easy the panel is to scale: are there parts of the panel, such as horizontal battens, that an intruder may be a