Close Board Fencing
We can install timber close board fencing to specification.
Close board fencing is carried out on site and is ideal for sloped or irregular boundaries, or fencelines where a high quality effect is required as the fence posts can be placed at varying widths to suit requirements and slopes and gradients can be accomodated without staggering panels to give a complimentary fenceline and top profile. Close board fencing also typically uses 3m post intervals which compared to panel fencing solutions requires less fence posts. They are also cheaper to maintain as you can often repair specific timber elements instead of replacing entire panels.
Close board fence posts are generally timber or concrete and both types and be supplied and installed by IPS Fencing.
Close board fencing, which is also known as feather edge/feather board fencing is commonly tanalised for enhanced longevity and is considered a step up from lap fencing, offering a stronger structural design and is commonly used in public spaces where is resilience and combined cheapness are significant factors.
Close board fencing is ideal if your property boarders on a public space or highway and can be installed in a full range of sizes including:
Close board fencing is mostly installed with a standard level top but can be installed with a decorative convex or concave profile for more ornate applications as well as being installed with custom post camps and gravel boards.