4 Excellent Reasons to Add a Fence to Your Home

Published on: May 29, 2015

If you have a yard that is unprotected, you may have been considering the option of adding a fence. While it is an additional expense, there are several excellent reasons to add a fence to your home. Consider these four reasons to upgrade your property with a new fence:

  1. Enhanced security and safety. Whether you want to keep others out, or keep your kids and pets in your yard, a fence is the best option. Although not fool-proof, a fence is a great deterrent to both two-legged and four-legged intruders that may want to trespass into your yard. It also allows your kids and pets to play outside without fear that they will wander out of the yard, or someone else will have quick access to them.
  2. Privacy benefits. If you live in a neighborhood or on a main road, your home is easily visible without a fence. Fences can give you added privacy, whether it is an enclosure around your backyard pool or a privacy fence between your front yard and the street.
  3. Aesthetic appeal. Some fences are designed more for aesthetic appeal than for privacy or security. A beautiful picket fence can add charm to your home, while a regal wrought iron fence can add a classic, upscale appearance.
  4. Value. While a fence is a monetary expense, it also is an investment into your home and property. Often a well-designed fence can add to the value of your home, even increasing the value above the initial cost of installation.

If you are considering adding a new fence, talk to your local landscaping company that offers fence installation. They can discuss the different fencing options that will meet your preferences and budget concerns.

Posted on behalf of:
Mobile Joe’s Landscaping
Alpharetta, GA
(770) 360-5604


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