Why do Homeowners Install Fences?

There are many reasons why homeowners install fences.  Fences can help protect your home and family against crime, improve curb appeal, control who is coming and going, keep pets and children from leaving the property and provide an abundance of privacy. For homeowners that do not live in gated communities, a fence is an affordable home security option. Whether you are considering a wood, vinyl, chain link, composite, or aluminum fence, your fence will help secure, enhance, define, and increase the value of your property. There are hundreds of viable reasons to install a residential fence, below are 4 of those reasons.

4 Reasons to Install a Residential Fence
4 Reasons to Install a Residential Fence

What are the Top 4 Reasons to Install a Residential Fence?

Read on to discover the top 4 reasons to install a residential fence

Increases Security & Safety

Security is one of the primary reasons that you should have a fence installed around your property. There isn’t a city or county in Southwest Florida that doesn’t have crime. Taking precautions to avoid being the victim of a crime can include installing a fence around your property. A fence will help safeguard your home and family, while controlling who is coming onto and going off your property. Additionally, a perimeter fence can prevent unwanted animals or strangers from entering your property.  For homeowners with pets or children, this provides much needed peace of mind. A durable, high quality, well designed fence will help deter theft, vandalism and trespassing while protecting your family, pets, and property.

Improves Privacy

If privacy is one of your objectives, there are a variety of fence materials that will not only increase your privacy but also blend into your landscaping and compliment your property style. Wood, vinyl, and composite are great materials to consider if you want to install a fence for privacy. Residential fences can increase your privacy in several ways, including:

  • Protecting you home from excess noise
  • Eliminates prying eyes
  • Keeps your children or pets in and animals and strangers out
  • Provides Solitude
  • And More

Adds Value

In Southwest Florida, fences are among the items that home buyers want when purchasing a new home. This is especially true if your home is not in a gated community.  A fence may or may not impact the listed price of your home, but it can enhance the value of your home. When it comes to increasing your home’s value several variables come into play, including:

  • The condition of your fence
  • The aesthetic appeal of your fence
  • The quality of the materials
  • The neighborhood

If you install a fence that beautifully defines your property, blends into your landscaping and architecture and provides privacy and security, potential homebuyers will view the fence as value added. 

Improves Aesthetics

Along with improving your homes value, increasing the appeal of your homes exterior design is another benefit derived from installing a residential fence.  From aluminum and vinyl to wood and composite, residential fencing is available in a variety of materials and styles. Your fence can be designed to match your existing architecture, enhancing, and beautifying the look of your landscaping and property. Certain types of fences will instantly increase the visual appeal of your property, thus increasing the value as well. Whether you are looking for a perimeter fence or pool fence you don’t have to give up beauty for security, safety, and privacy.

Composite Fence

With Carter Fence Company, You don’t have to Sacrifice Aesthetics

to Accomplish your Security and Privacy Needs!

Now that you are familiar with the benefits of installing a residential fence you can begin your search for the right contractor to get the job done. Here at Carter Fence we have been installing residential fences for over 30 years. Locally owned and operated we have worked with thousands of homeowners providing the highest quality products and the best customer service in the industry. Whether you are looking for a privacy fence, pool fence or decorative fence, our team can fulfill all the fence needs of your property, large or small.  From wood and vinyl to aluminum and composite, we have the largest selection of fencing materials and styles to choose from. From design and installation to repair and replacement, whatever your fencing needs are, we can help. When you choose Carter Fence Company to install your residential fence, we will walk you through the entire process from job site visit to final installation. Our #1 priority is customer satisfaction, so we won’t stop until YOU are happy. Contact Us Today!


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