FAQs

What are the benefits of each type of fencing?​​

Vinyl

Pros:

  • Extremely durable
  • Child and pet friendly
  • Low maintenance
  • Easy repairs
  • Does not need painting or staining
  • Provides privacy
  • Provides security (difficult to climb)
  • Resistant to termites or other insects
  • Multiple colors/designs available
  • Installation takes less time

Cons:

  • More costly upfront, but saves on maintenance costs.

 

Wood

Pros:

  • Many styles available
  • Can be painted or stained
  • Sustainable
  • Provides privacy
  • Pet friendly
  • Material is less costly

Cons:

  • Requires regular maintenance
  • Subject to rotting, splitting, peeling, and bowing
  • Susceptible to moisture damage
  • Susceptible to termite and other insect damage
  • Installation takes longer

Chain Link

​Pros:

  • Less expensive option
  • Galvanized will not rust
  • Allows light through
  • Pet friendly
  • Little to no maintenance
  • Privacy slats available

Cons:

  • Limited color options
  • Lacks privacy
  • Lacks security (easy to climb over)
  • Very little customization available
  • Less attractive