Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Fences and Hedges on our Block

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We have a one-foot drop from the sidewalk to our lawn which necessitates some sort of fence or hedge. When we purchased the house there was a rickety 2×4 fence by the sidewalk that had to go. We’ve been thinking long and hard about what would work best, and have been considering either a traditional hedge, a wooden fence, or a brick fence. In deciding what to do we looked to the fence and hedge designs found in our neighbourhood. ¬†Below are some photos of the fences and hedges on our block.

Directly across the road from our house:

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