Top Tips and How To

  1. How to Paint a Fence: Tips & Advice [UPDATED]

    using a paintbrush is just one of the things you'll learn in our how to paint a fence guide

    To paint a fence may sound like a long and tedious job but forget slapdash and do it properly – your fence will thank you for it.

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  2. Fencing Extension Ideas Using Toppers & Extenders

    a run of fencing with a fence topper - one of our fence extension ideas

    Do you crave a higher fencing run to provide increased privacy and security in your garden? Here we provide a range of fence extension ideas, which will show you how to make a garden fence higher and keep within the law.

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  3. Can I install a Fence on My Driveway?

    fence on driveway made up of driveway fence panels

    A driveway is the first area that others see when approaching your home. Many people have started focusing on the driveway to add style, privacy and curb appeal. Read on as we discuss what is involved and what is legal when installing a fence on driveways.

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  4. Creative Garden Makeover Ideas & Design Tips

    an exquisite garden design that could be inspiration for your garden makeover

    You may be considering a garden makeover. If you are, read on as we discuss a whole range of creative garden makeover ideas that will transform your garden design, adding a WOW factor that will impress family, friends and other visitors alike.

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  5. What Fence Height Loopholes Exist in the UK?

    a decorative fence panel

    Planning a new fencing run can be more challenging than you initially think. What are the fence height restrictions, and do you need fence planning permission, for example? Read on to learn more.

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  6. How to Calculate Fence Installation Costs

    a fence run with fence posts - make sure you factor these into your fence installation costs

    What will the fence installation costs be? This is the subject of our latest guide, so read on as we explore all the factors involved to accurately calculate all the expected new fencing costs.

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  7. What Are Gravel Boards and How to Fit Them to a Wooden Fence Post [UPDATED]

    a close up of a wooden gravel board under an overlap fence and sitting on a bed of gravel

    Gravel boards are important when installing a fence. Find out why and how to install gravel boards here.

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  8. How to Spot Damaged Fencing & Fix a Fence Panel [UPDATED]

    damaged fencing

    A rotten fence doesn't have to mean a broken garden dream – simply get it fixed. We explain how in our guide on how to fix a fence panel.

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  9. How to Treat a Wooden Fence with Paint or Stain? Guide to Treating a Fence [UPDATED]

    a run of dip treated wooden fencing

    What is the best method of treating wooden fences, is the best approach to paint or stain a fence? We provide all the answers you will need.

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  10. How to Attach Garden Trellis to a Fence Panel or Wall [UPDATED]

    diamond lattice trellis fence topper atop a wooden fence panel

    No matter whether you are a DIYer or a newcomer, the process of attaching trellis to new or existing fencing is a satisfying project that can transform the look of your garden. Read on as we discuss how to attach trellis to a fence.

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