Many properties, commercial and residential, have features that, regardless of what angle you look at them from, are just not that attractive and chain link fencing can certainly sometimes fall into this unaesthetically pleasing category.
In an ideal world, we’d have practical solutions to our fencing needs that are as beautiful as they are useful, but the reality is that finance, tenancy restrictions and feasibility issues get in the way.
When it comes to chain link fencing your options for improvement may seem limited but with a little imagination and, in most cases below, a minimal budget – you can completely transform your chain link fencing into something awesome, inspiring, or just downright cool.
Here are just a few ideas we’ve put together to help you convert your chain link fence into a thing of beauty!
1) Use it as trellis (or add some!)
If your chain link fence is situated so that you can plant foliage at the base then you have yourself a perfect trellis! Bear in mind that the density of your plant may block out some sunlight so take some time to research your best options.
Clematis which has grown into a chain link fence from forums.gardenweb.com
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The design of playground rails plays an important role in providing protection from accidental falls; wandering away from the play area, and keeping a safe distance from strangers. There are many types of playground rails. One of them is the Palisade, another is Meshed Panels, and the third is Bow Top Railing. Today we hope to explain a little more about each of the main types and their different uses.
For some, fencing is usually associated with negative images of entrapment and a lack of freedom. However, the bottom line is that fencing is essential for several reasons, and with some of the attractive colours and designs available, fencing can offer security without creating a negative aesthetic.
Fencing may not be a top of your list of business priorities, but it is much more important than you think. Whether you want the best possible security, a positive aesthetic, or a happy medium between the two, bespoke fencing can stand to benefit your business greatly.
Choosing the right fencing
When it comes to finding the right fencing, you need to be savvy. The material, the pattern and the spacing between the bars are all important aspects of your overall fence’s design, and height is another influence, particularly if you are employing a fence to keep intruders out.
PROJECT NAME: Warrington Borough Council
PROJECT LOCATION: Victoria Park
DATE OF PROJECT: January 2014
PROJECT TYPE AND APPLICATION: Bespoke designed vertical steel bar fencing.
PROJECT NAME: Dunnes Store
PROJECT LOCATION: Idle Bradford
DATE OF PROJECT: October 2013
PROJECT TYPE AND APPLICATION: Paladin cage, gate and cable
tray protection to the air conditioning units on the stores flat roof.
FENCING SYSTEM/GATES USED: Bespoke framework clad with green paladin mesh.