Legally, you can install a fence in your area as long as it meets the ‘permitted development’ rules. Under these rules, you will automatically be allowed to build a fence or make some other changes. However, under these rules, your fence height should be not more than up to 2 metres, if it is more …
For installing a fence, the height should be up to 2 metres and you will not need to obtain any permit from the local bodies. However, if the height is more than 2 metres then definitely you will require a permit.
Of course, it can be installed more than 200 metres, however, legally you are required to obtain permission from your local building authorities.
Wire fencing and treated pine are the most affordable fencing in Edinburgh. However, the average price can vary according to the size and material.
Vinyl fencing, treated wood fencing, and aluminium fencing require the least maintenance. However, their maintenance should be done by expert fencing contractors once every 12 months.
Wrought iron is probably the most expensive fence material.
The average cost of fencing can be £36.50 per panel + £22.50 per post. However, this price can vary depending on the type of fencing you want to install.
The average cost could be around £300 to£400 per day for installing a small fence. However, in the case of a fence installation measuring around 200-foot, the price can vary from around £750 to £1200 in labour. Furthermore, you can also hire a builder at an hourly rate between £7 to £15.
Different types of fencing are: standard fencing, red cedar fencing, security fencing, custom gate, and rural fencing.
Comparatively, vinyl is the best fencing as it requires the least maintenance. However, it is expensive than wood fencing but because of its low-maintenance quality, it would be worth spending on this type of fencing.