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Privacy Without Hostility

Arguably the most important part of your yard is the ability to enjoy it. Unfortunately, it’s hard to appreciate your outside spaces if you constantly feel like you’re being watched. Your neighbors don’t even have to be particularly nosy; if your yard is wide open, they won’t be able to help it. If you want to create some privacy but you don’t want to seem hostile to your neighbors, here are some creative ideas for screening your outdoor spaces. 


If you already have a fence or have no choice but to install one, think about including a gate I’m your design. Gates create a focal point as well as an opening you invite guests through. Before you settle on a plain latch gate that matches the rest of the fence, consider Corten steel gates and other attractive yet functional options. 

Fencing Alternatives

The other alternative is to ditch the Read More