The natural effect is one of the most popular design solutions in the regeneration of suburban areas. And if you want to install around your house high quality and beautiful, but also affordable fence, the choice is, of course, should be made in favor of a wooden fence. And to build them simply, you can easily handle on their own.
The advantages of the material used
Many gardeners with some disdain for the idea of building a fence of this material, considering its less quality and reliable compared with the use of more modern technologies. But it is not so. A wooden fence is not inferior to analogues from other materials.
Moreover, he has a number of advantages:
- Environmentally friendly – timber is the most successful solution, if you care about the health of his family. Convenient care – such fences do not require special attention in the process of operation, and to decorate and you can upgrade them at any time and without effort. Ease of construction — a wooden fence with their hands can be anyone, even a novice master. Practicality – garden wooden cover, you will be able to safely protect the site from the weather, to ensure good sound insulation, to delineate the boundaries of its territory. Naturalness in combination with the surrounding interior.
Types of fencing wood
If you are still hesitating, choosing what option defenses to stop, then you should consider one more important feature. A fence for private house made of wood has excellent decorative properties and a variety of styles.
The fence wicker
The design represents the bars that intertwined with each other and mounted on a hammered in the ground stakes. In his appearance lies an ancient mystery, and to build it simply on their own. However long the fence will not serve the term of operation is very small.
Also very easy to performance option. Enough to drive into the ground durable timbers, and for them to fix a few of the transverse planks of wood. The width of the cross bars you can choose at their own discretion, but given the fact that the fence is most often used for fencing gardens or zones of grazing animals.
This design boards are placed in a vertical position. They are mounted on prozhiliny, which are fixed on poles mounted in the ground.
The picket fence is considered as an economy version, suitable for summer residences. Although with the right decoration it will look great in any country home.
This fence is not only decorative value and its appearance is quite original and additionally serves as an excellent barrier and protection of the site. With its impressive appearance, it is equipped with top of sharpened wooden stakes that are driven into the ground or fastened on a frame basis.
It’s more original and decorative option compared to the previously discussed species. The fence is a overlapping criss-cross straps, which are fixed in a frame frame. This fence will be a wonderful basis for decorating the perimeter with twine plants.
Erection of wooden fence on the site
If you decide to build a fence on the site, to postpone the beginning of work is not worth it. Moreover, installing a wooden fence is not too much difficulty. You can choose the most suitable variant of design:
- without a Foundation, when it is necessary to prepare only the pillars of wood and the supports of metal; with Foundation based.
Thus the fence itself is additionally finished with using a variety of materials – brick, corrugated sheet, stone. But remember that the wood itself must be of high quality, no damage, with the antiseptic treatment.
How to put up a fence
In the beginning it is necessary to partition the area where will be installed, for example a fence made of wooden fence. Thus it is necessary to accurately calculate how much you will need pillars of wood, and fences and progerin. Decide their dimensions. The lower portion of the rail that will be mounted in the ground, should be treated with tar.
For marking holes for mounting of supports is used the cord that is stretched with a step of 3 m. the Holes are pulled out considering the depth of the soil. Taken roughly 1.5 m. the Depth depends on the height above ground, for example, when the value of 1 m — 800 mm, up to 1.5 m – 1000 mm, above 1.5 m 1/2 the size of the support. The distance from the slope of the hole to support taking 200 mm.
For high and strong fences need to strengthen the support. For this purpose, their sole attached special metal plate. In this case, provided the best stability and compensation of the force of gravity from the side of the structure.
Before you put the supports in the hole you need to create a special pillow. On the bottom of the pit is filled with sand and the soil layer is 120 mm, and then tamped. The support wood should be put strictly vertically. For greater strength of the hole it is advisable to concrete.
Prozhiliny are attached after the installation of the poles for the fence. But for this you have to calculate the number of fixings and identify the locations of fixation in the upper and lower parts of the structure. If necessary, it is advisable to produce a crop fence of the taut string. Prozhiliny can be fixed in two ways:
They can be put just to post. So you make a lashing fast, but the reliability of the method is low.
Prozhiliny utaplivayut into the prop, which on its surface is a groove of appropriate width. It’s more reliable, but time-consuming method involving high-quality splicing of progerin on the support.
The specifics of the installation of a fence-checkerboard
This is a more decorative design, which you can arrange or more tightly or with gaps. The pillars are mounted to traditional methods. They are mounted beams. On the pillars you need to cut the slots. If you use metal supports are in place attach the beam have to weld the corners.
Once you have identified the type of mounting – horizontal or vertical – should be fixed guides. For checkerboard vertical type horizontal equip them and Vice versa. Then fasten the planks in a staggered manner with screws or nails.
The creation of the fence was the ladder
The fence in the form of horizontal ladders can often be found in suburban areas. The fence installation is also quite simple in execution. After fixing pillars are fixed the guides in the form of wooden linings on both sides.
Thanks to the use of steel channel, facilitated by the placement of the straps at an angle. The direction and angle of mounting is determined by the contractor independently.
For ventilation and prevention of the occurrence of decay together with the boards need to put pads.
Fences around the perimeter of the suburban area not only serve to protect and ensure safety. They are also an aesthetic burden. Who wants to decorate your garden, can safely be put around the perimeter decorative fence.
Small colorful fences will help to revitalize the flower bed or vegetable garden. Also, you can easily construct a structure of old, moving residents and guests of the past or a fairy tale.
Different variants of decoration you can see on the submitted photos of the wooden fence. For example, effectively look fence coated with surface patterns. You can also combine wood and other materials used for making fences:
- the use of profiled sheet under the tree; the combination of wood and brick; the combination of wood with stone.
Installed around the perimeter of the land the fence is a great addition to the interior made in any style. You will not only reliably protect your home from uninvited guests, but also greatly beautify the landscape.
Photo of a wooden fence