I’m often asked by clients if they would be better off with a fence or a hedge to surround their garden. There are pros and cons to each. Here are some of the main things to consider:
Fence Benefits - Instant, Can be less maintenance if right materials are chosen, Security.
Fence Downsides - Cost – will depend on materials but the end price can be significant, Cheap fences can deteriorate and need regular repair, Harsh or abrupt looking.
Hedge Benefits - Nicer aesthetically, Usually less expensive than fences, . Natural.