Monthly Archives: July 2014
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:
This little slider bar tool is great for comparing before and after, especially in the kitchen which we gutted completely. The after photo below was from when we were still doing electrical work back in May: