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PDF Plan: Horizontal Wood Fence Designs

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This warm wood privacy fence design features attached lattice mounted greenery. Here’s another rich, warm toned wooden privacy fence with layered slats and horizontal top panel. Since we are designing a fence that will have horizontally oriented dress boards, we need a stable surface to attach them. 10 feet spacing on your fence posts is to far for a wood fence. Displayed below are a bunch of wooden fence ideas I scouted out in the wilds of Sacramento and Rancho Cordova, California. Sometimes fence designs alternate panels of picket sides with rail sides.

horizontal wood fence designs 2Securely hold wood fence rails in place with a brick pillar. In keeping with the long, straight lines and tightly clipped formality of the rest of the landscape, this fence uses horizontal wood rails strengthened by diagonal boards in a triangular pattern. Standard lattice panels can do the job, or make your own unique design by using perforated aluminum panels framed in matching cedar. Once we found similar designs that we liked, I went to work measuring and working it up in Adobe Illustrator, right down to the pica. Mounting the horizontal slats on the outside half. I didn’t want to waste wood making this fence double-sided as it’s rarely used and only our backyard neighbors see it (and they’re never outside, anyway). Wooden fences are cheaper than vinyl but they require upkeep, repair and painting whereas vinyl fences do not. It has see through boards in the middle, thick columns with a decorative post tops on the outsides, a thick horizontal board on the bottom at almost ground level, and a thin horizontal board near the top.

75 Fence Designs And Ideas (backyard & Front Yard)

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75 Fence Designs And Ideas (backyard & Front Yard)

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