In the manufacture of fences and fences are widely used wood materials of various types.
Moreover, a reliable fence made of precious wood was at all times a symbol of prosperity and abundance and represented the face of the owner of a country plot. But before you start making a wooden fence, you should familiarize yourself with some of the varieties of building structures of this class.
The following types of fences made of wood can be assigned:
Consider each of these items in more detail:
Fence-type fences are a hedge of twigs intertwined in one way or another. They are traditionally used as an element of decorative design of suburban areas. Such designs, made in retro-style, originally look at the background of the natural landscape, but, unfortunately, not enough durable.
Fence in the style of "ranch" resembles a fence, mounted from nailed to wooden pillars of boards or poles (their number usually varies from 2 to 4 pieces). This fence is sometimes called the horizontal fence.
Fence-type fence can also be attributed to fencing, performed in retro style. This construction consists of poles pointed at the top, which, after digging into the ground, are fastened together with the help of special crossbars.
Due to its lightness and openwork, lattice fences can also be classified as decoration elements plot used simultaneously for its zoning. Such a fence is usually recruited from intersecting diagonally narrow planks (laths) and cannot be considered as a capital fence providing reliable protection from unauthorized access to your site.
Wooden picket fence also belongs to traditional type fences and is made of crossbars with boards nailed to them vertically. Being one of the most economical projects, such a fence is still very popular among consumers.
The dignity of the picket fence is its "transparency" for the sun's rays, which ensures minimal shading of the enclosed area. At the same time, such barriers are quite attractive and can decorate any suburban area.
Wooden fences are divided into two classes:
Despite its thoroughness and respectability, the barriers of the second class are rather laborious in execution and will require considerable expenses from the performer.
Construction of the fence
The wooden fence is bright representative of the fences, made in the traditional style. Due to the simplicity of its shape, such a design looks quite elegant and modern. At the same time, the process of making such a fence is extremely simple and will not require any supernatural efforts from you.
To begin with, you should decide on the material that you expect to use when building a fence.
It is necessary to take care that the harvested wood is reliably protected from decay (i.e., treated with an antiseptic).
Installation of pillars for a wooden fence
Next, you will need to outline the proportions that will affect on the appearance of the future structure. And only after all these preparatory procedures are completed, you can proceed to the installation of the barrier, including the following operations: