Good fences make good neighbors. There’s something to be said for that. While we want to have good relationships with our neighbors, we don’t really want their dogs in our yards, or our dogs in theirs.
Our children need to be kept safe and out of the street. It’s important to have an outdoor space that is private for family gatherings, but with a gate that you can open up to invite the neighbors over for a BBQ.
There are so many options for fencing, so it’s important to start with what your reasons are for needing a fence.