Eleanor Osborn | Norfolk MA Real Estate, Medfield MA Real Estate, Wrentham MA Real Estate


Building a fence on your property can be a great way to secure privacy, add curb appeal, or give your kids and dog a great way to play safely. There are a few things that you should know about building a fence before you take the project on. You need to be sure that everything is in place so that the project will go smoothly. 


Know What You Want


If you know the purpose of the fence, you’ll need to decide on the type of fence that will best serve what you’re looking to achieve. If you live in an area governed by an HOA for example, you may need to get clearance just to start the project. The Association may have rules and regulations as to what type of fence they’ll allow you to put up. Many variables should be answered before you leap into the project of building a fence. 


Decide On The Materials The Fence Will Be Made From


Once you know the type of fence you need, you’ll choose what that fence will be made of. If you get a wood fence, that may require a bit more maintenance than other types of fences. Materials you can choose from include:


Chain link

Vinyl

Wrought iron

Aluminum 


There are many advantages and disadvantages to these materials so do your research and discover which one will be best for you. You can even mix and match fencing materials. You may be able to use one type of fencing material in the front of your home and another kind of fencing in the back. You can get as creative as you need to be.       



Use Natural Borders


If fencing isn’t your thing, you can create borders around your property using natural barriers like shrubs, bushes, or trees. Using natural barriers is a surefire way to add curb appeal and gain some privacy as well.


Research Fencing Types


As with anything in your home, a little research can go a long way. You want to take the time to see what the best kind of fence is for you to put up. Another thing to do before you put up a fence is to talk with your neighbors. You don’t want to start a big project that will be right on their property line and get them upset with you. Depending on the nature of your neighborhood, you may even need a written agreement with your neighbors before you build a fence.     




55 West, Medfield, MA 02052

Condo

$459,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Inviting End Unit 3 Level Townhouse at West Mill Village that lives as large as a Single Family but with the care free living an Association offers! Convenient Location ~ a mile from center in sought after Medfield, known for its highly rated schools, & right near Fitness and COA. Tremendous curb appeal! Sweeping lawns, a host of trees/shrubs offering seasonal color, improved roofs, decks, drive. A brick walkway leads to the front stone steps & door. Long elegant windows give this unit's exterior its timeless classic Colonial look. Nice flow through 1st floor - Gorgeous F/P LR w/access to Rear Deck for relaxing outdoors. Eat in Kitchen, Hardwoods in LR, DR, Halls, & 2 BRs! 2nd FL offers the spacious cathedral MBR w/ a wall of closets, en-suite entry into the 2 part Full BA. Also 2nd BR w/ Walk/In Closet, & Hall entry into the Laundry/ Bath. The LL FR is currently in use as a BR, but also ideal for home office/learn from home; ample storage as well! Other updates. OH SUN 1-3.
Open House
Saturday
September 26 at 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Why pay rent when you can live/work/learn from home right here! Stop by and see just how nicely this floor plan works! Move in ready!
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Location: 55 West, Medfield, MA 02052    Get Directions

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55 West, Medfield, MA 02052

Condo

$465,000
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Inviting End Unit 3 Level Townhouse at West Mill Village that lives as large as a Single Family but with the care free living an Association offers! Convenient Location ~ a mile from center in sought after Medfield, known for its highly rated schools, & right near Fitness and COA. Tremendous curb appeal! Sweeping lawns, a host of trees/shrubs offering seasonal color, improved roofs, decks, drive. A brick walkway leads to the front stone steps & door. Long elegant windows give this unit's exterior its timeless classic Colonial look. Nice flow through 1st floor - Gorgeous F/P LR w/access to Rear Deck for relaxing outdoors. Eat in Kitchen, Hardwoods in LR, DR, Halls, & 2 BRs! 2nd FL offers the spacious cathedral MBR w/ a wall of closets, en-suite entry into the 2 part Full BA. Also 2nd BR w/ Walk/In Closet, & Hall entry into the Laundry/ Bath. The LL FR is currently in use as a BR, but also ideal for home office/learn from home; ample storage as well! Other updates. OH SUN 1-3.
Open House
Saturday
September 26 at 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Why pay rent when you can live/work/learn from home right here! Stop by and see just how nicely this floor plan works! Move in ready!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 55 West, Medfield, MA 02052    Get Directions

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55 West, Medfield, MA 02052

Condo

$465,000
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Inviting End Unit 3 Level Townhouse at West Mill Village that lives as large as a Single Family but with the care free living an Association offers! Convenient Location ~ a mile from center in sought after Medfield, known for its highly rated schools, & right near Fitness and COA. Tremendous curb appeal! Sweeping lawns, a host of trees/shrubs offering seasonal color, improved roofs, decks, drive. A brick walkway leads to the front stone steps & door. Long elegant windows give this unit's exterior its timeless classic Colonial look. Nice flow through 1st floor - Gorgeous F/P LR w/access to Rear Deck for relaxing outdoors. Eat in Kitchen, Hardwoods in LR, DR, Halls, & 2 BRs! 2nd FL offers the spacious cathedral MBR w/ a wall of closets, en-suite entry into the 2 part Full BA. Also 2nd BR w/ Walk/In Closet, & Hall entry into the Laundry/ Bath. The LL FR is currently in use as a BR, but also ideal for home office/learn from home; ample storage as well! Other updates. OH SUN 1-3.
Open House
Sunday
September 20 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
West Mill Village- a 3 level end unit that feels much like a single family. Beautiful complex, convenient location, just a nice place to come home to every day. Plenty of space to spread out! Stop by!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 55 West, Medfield, MA 02052    Get Directions

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