Brick walls date back at least five thousand years ago, in what is now India and the surrounding regions. Building onto this ancient tradition can seem deceptively simple. But while the basics of brick and mortar are easy to understand, achieving a professional quality wall takes planning and expertise.
Good fences make good neighbors, maintaining privacy and peace while also keeping pets and young children inside your yard and keeping predators out. Ornamental fences are the best way to accomplish all of these while keeping the style or elegance you display with your home.
If you need to enclose a piece of land, then a chain-link fence might be the answer. A chain-link fence is an inexpensive way to enclose any sized area for safety or security. Unlike solid fencing, chain-link's open weave design lets people see through the fence, while still serving as a barrier to unauthorized entry.
Why wood? It's inexpensive and lightweight, but the main reason is that it can easily be shaped to give properties character and individuality. You can choose from dozens of styles, and you can stain the wood to make it pop out or recede from the landscape as either a vibrant or subtle frame for what's behind it.