Long gone are the days where everybody loved thy neighbours, as sad as it is some of us unfortunately have to deal with some of the weirdest behaviours from those living next to us. From loud party goers to uncompromising individuals, sometimes it gets a little frustrating to really enjoy the place in which we live.
Believe it or not! We get constant requests from people asking for ways to increase their privacy from those annoying neighbors, especially to keep wondering eyes at bay when your really trying to enjoy quality time with loved ones without the prying eye.
Keep reading for our top 3 tips on how to increase your privacy from annoying neighbors!
Tip 1: Privacy Plantings!
Planting tall trees, reeds or grasses is an easy way to add that extra privacy around your home. Not only do they create privacy and shade, being surrounded by plantations can help reduce stress levels, ignite clarity and rejuvenate your mind and body.
Privacy plantings can provide year round screening, there are really an endless list of some interesting vegetations that can add extra shade, privacy and beauty to your outdoor living area.
For fast growth:
– Pittosporum Tenuifolims
– Lilly Pilly
– Climbing Roses
– Photinia Robusta
– Photinia Robusta
– Little Gem Magnolia
For framing and style:
– Sweet viburnum
– Port Wine Magnolia
– Photinia robusta
– Sasanqua camellias
– Lily pillies
Tip 2: Privacy Screens
An outdoor screen can be the ultimate concealer for your home. Privacy screens are perfect for hiding unwanted views, adding privacy to an area whilst also being a feature piece. As there are many different types to choose from, different materials can help to create the ambience of your choice.
We currently offer the following:
– Laser Cut
Bamboo: These screens are premium, versatile low maintenance and comes in 3 different shades.
Fernreed: This is a screen with up to three layers of reed in a solid coated pine frame. It is durable, sturdy and easily installed screen.
Timber: Our screens are of raw and solid timber, available in a range of wood grains, including batu, merbau, jarrah and pine, in timber or powder coated frames
Aluminum: Made from aluminum and finished with the look of timber. Perfect for those wanting a low to no maintenance option as it will not warp, split or crack.
Laser Cut: For those seeking a more custom look, we have laser cut screen designs that aim to offer a high level of privacy, whilst still providing aesthetic style.
Read more about landscape screens here.
Tip 3: Fence Extensions
Looking to block your neighbours view in your backyard? Fence extensions add extra height to your existing fence and improve both privacy and security. They are a perfect way to create more privacy whilst also framing the backyard! Extensions to your existing fence can strengthen your fence and also can help reduce those wondering eyes.
At Sustain our fence extensions are built with your privacy in mind. We have an extensive range of colours and sizes for your convenience. We can also colour match the extensions to your fence or even help you create something unique with our vast range of options. Choose from timber, aluminum, laser cut screens and louvers.
**Council approval may be required, please seek information before purchasing or give us a call for more information.
If you’re considering improving the look and security of your home, then contact us today and we’ll give you honest advice about the best solution for your home.
Contact us now!