Finishing Touches to your Fence Panels and Posts

If you bought more traditional fence panels and would like to make them look a little more contemporary or want to add a design flourish, there are several options. Or perhaps you have tired old panels that you'd quite like to freshen-up, we have some ideas for you too.

Trellis Toppers

By simply adding elegant trellis toppers to your generic or more traditional fence panels will instantly transform their look. These trellis toppers also add extra height for added privacy and security to your existing fencing. Sometimes, making your fencing a little higher is all you need to do to put off potential intruders.

After adding a trellis topper, your fencing will be the envy of your neighbours and a focal point in your garden.

Adding a trellis to your fence panel is much easier than you might think and doesn't require a great deal of DIY skill. If you're thinking about installing a trellis topper yourself, you might want to watch our video guide first, for advice:

Fence Post Caps and Finials

The bare top of your fence post invulnerable driving rain, frost, snow or even extreme heat, which can ultimately cause damage.  But there is a very simple solution, allyou need do it attach a fence post cap to the top. This protects the grain of your fence post and extends its life by preventing internal rotting and cracking.

If you'd like to add a decorative finishing touch to your humble fence post, then you need finials.These add an interesting extra flourish, to your otherwise plain fence post.