Whether you’re a homeowner attempting to boost your property value or a business owner hoping to give your landscape a significant boost in appearance. There are dozens of major projects you can do to improve the look and feel of your commercial or residential property, and even more minor projects. One of the easiest, most cost-efficient ways to provide your landscape with a nice visual boost is to have a nice privacy fence and entrance gate installed on your property.

The U.S. fencing market was valued at roughly $7 million in 2016 and from 2012 until last year, the market grew at an annual rate of 6.2%. Though a white picket fence looks great in front of a house and a tall metal fence provides plenty of advantages for a commercial building, there are plenty of different fences and entrance gates to choose from.

Here are some of the various types of fencing, entrance gates, and similar products that will look great on your commercial or residential property:

  • PVC Fencing — Perhaps the most popular style of fencing, PVC provides a strong, sleek look on any property.


  • Electric Entrance Gates — Entrance gates are essential for commercial buildings that need to be safe and secure, but they can look amazing on a residential property, as well. By simply clicking a button or flicking a switch, your nice-looking entrance gate will open up for you, your family or employees, or any guest or customer arriving at your location.


  • Wooden Entrance Gates — Nothing looks better at the end of a driveway than nice wooden entrance gates. You can even find wooden electric gates for automatic opening and closing, as well.


  • Wood Fencing — For a more rustic home or landscape, wooden fences can look terrific. Keep in mind, you need to properly take care of your wooden fence in order for it to last long and look its best.

If you want to learn more about wooden entrance gates, electric fencing, or want to work with fence installation professionals, give Durham Fence and Guardrail a call right away.