Modern Fencing to Elevate Your Home


If you prefer a minimalist approach that preserves privacy while still looking sleek, horizontal slat fencing could be your answer. It’ll look great juxtaposed with your lawn and it goes perfectly with modern home designs.

If you try to practice sustainability whenever you can, there are fences made from eco-friendly composite materials such as single-use plastic that are repurposed into high-quality composite products. One of the best features of this option is that it is resistant to termites, fungus, bacteria, moisture, mold, and color fade.

A wrought iron fence is not only durable, it can be quite beautiful and complement your home quite nicely. This type of modern fencing allows those nice spring and fall breezes to flow through the yard while also helping to protect your property.

For a contemporary edge, you’ll want to check out industrial metal fencing. This is typically one of the more durable and heavy fence options out there and when installed professionally, looks fantastic.

Another popular modern fencing idea is a climbers-wall fence because it has great-looking latticework that is perfect for climbing flowers, vines, and vegetables. Imagine a fence where every few feet is a different color of Morning Glories and you’ll start to get the picture of the possibilities.

If you want to take the nature look to the next level, take a look at living fences. Also known as hedgerows or windbreaks, living fences are made of plants, shrubs, and/or trees that will add a touch of green to any yard.

Conversely, a gabion wall not only looks great, it’s an extremely sturdy and durable option. Made from retaining wire that’s usually filled with stones like local rocks or cobblestones, a gabion wall is the perfect way to complement rock gardens and stone paths.