What is a Good Neighbor Fence?

Partial Zachary vinyl privacy good neighbor fence

As a homeowner, you likely want to be a good neighbor. But what does that mean when it comes to your fence? Is there such a thing as a good neighbor fence? Let’s take a look.

Good Neighbor Fence Definition

There are multiple definitions of a good neighbor fence.

  1. A shared fence between two neighbors.
  2. A fence with an attractive, smooth side facing the neighbor or public with the posts and panels inside your yard.
  3. A style of fencing that is identical on both sides and beautiful from all angles.
Traditional good neighbor fence on the outside
Traditional good neighbor fence on the inside

Everyone wants to look at a beautiful fence, no matter what side of the fence you are on, especially if you’re the one paying for the fence! A to Z Quality fencing offers options that eliminate this prejudice by providing uniform panels, pickets, and integrated posts and rails that look good on both sides of the fence.

Zachary vinyl privacy fence on the outside
Zachary vinyl privacy fence on the inside

Understand Your Fencing Rules & Regulations

Understanding any applicable fencing rules or regulations is essential to being a responsible homeowner. It’s important to know what types of fences you’re allowed to have on your property and how you can install a fence if you’re considering constructing one.

States and cities often have different fencing policies, so do your research to ensure that your chosen fence option meets all the requirements. Additionally, reaching out to your homeowner’s association may be beneficial to ensure that your project follows all codes or laws concerning fencing.

Understanding and adhering to all necessary regulations can protect you from unnecessary stress down the line and ensure peace of mind when building your fence.

Good Neighbor Fence Benefits

A good neighbor fence can be shared between neighbors, reducing the cost of installation and maintenance for both parties. In addition, other benefits are:

  • Provides a sense of security and privacy for both you and your neighbor
  • Enhances the appearance of both yards with an attractive, symmetrical design
  • Reduces trespassing opportunities by creating an enclosed area
  • Increases property value by adding character to outdoor space
  • Keeps pests out while helping to regulate the wind flow
  • Reduces noise from outside by providing soundproofing

Installing a Good Neighbor Fence

If you’re looking to install a good neighbor fence that fits the style and needs of your neighborhood, A to Z Quality Fencing is the perfect solution. With all our different fencing styles, you can find one that looks great from all angles. 

For example, the Zachary Vinyl Privacy Fence is designed with integrated posts and rails. It provides an identical, attractive appearance on both sides. In addition, you’ll get commercial-grade components for enduring performance. And finally, the choice between white or almond fencing to match your home’s aesthetic.

Other good neighbor fencing options from A to Z Quality Fencing identical on both sides include:

With A to Z Quality Fencing, you can easily create a handsome and valuable fence that will increase your property value and keep your pets safe while pleasing even the most discerning neighbors.

What is the cost of a good neighbor fence?

As with any fence, the cost varies depending on your fence’s length, materials, height, number of gates, and other factors. If you’re considering installing a fence, we offer an online estimator tool that allows you to visualize your desired fence – outlining it on an aerial view of your property – along with selecting desired materials, height, number of gates, and more. This information lets us quickly generate a cost estimate for your perfect good neighbor fence.

Take the guesswork out of building your new fence, and get an estimate from A to Z Quality Fencing today!

In Conclusion

picture of Zachary white vinyl privacy fence in a neighborhood

A good neighbor fence can be the perfect addition to your home while separating you and your neighbors. Not only do they look great, but they are designed so homeowners on both sides of the fence can benefit and appreciate the aesthetic value it provides.

Understanding any local or homeowner’s association laws and regulations before beginning construction on your new fence is essential, as they will help guide you through the process.

The benefits of having a good neighbor fence are immense — increased privacy and safety, increased property value, noise reduction, and landscaping enhancement — so no matter what type of material or design you choose for your project, it is always worthwhile.

Plus, given the variety of materials available today, it should be easy to find a style that suits your needs within your budget. So get a quote today or contact us with more questions — we’re happy to help!



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Premium Rails

Much like our fence pickets, our company takes care to only build with rails with minor defects. Taking the time to use premium fence materials helps ensure your family can enjoy the security and privacy of your new fence for years to come.

Decorative Details

Our team is committed to going the extra mile in every detail of your fence project.

Customize your fence project by asking about our add-ons we offer: decorative post caps, trim, and custom railings.

Better Fence Pickets

We build with only the best fence pickets. These are not the typical fence pickets anyone can buy from the local big-box stores. We have partnered with suppliers to provide the highest quality wood fencing materials.

Stronger Posts

We understand that your fence is only as strong as your posts. This is why we take great care to use the strongest posts, free of defects. We not only offer heavy-duty wood posts but our no-mess, no-dig installation adds a galvanized steel post inside the wooden post for an even stronger post.

All high-quality posts are built to ensure that your fence stands strong for years.

Stronger Top Rails

The Modern Aluminum Fence top rails are routed into the posts creating an even stronger fence installation! The U channels are screwed to the frame and the entire fence is quickly assembled on-site using our no-mess, no-dig installation.

Modern, Sleek Design

A to Z Quality Fencing’s proprietary Modern Aluminum Fence features one of the most modern, sleek designs on the market. These fences are long-lasting and bring the best of A to Z’s vinyl (including simulated wood finishes) and aluminum products together, allowing for custom fabrication of modern, industrial, privacy fencing.

Stronger Fencing

Compared to wood, vinyl fencing is much stronger. Vinyl fencing is flexible and durable, which helps vinyl out-perform wood fencing in windy conditions and with environmental exposure to UV rays and weather.

Versatile Inlay Options

Want to create a super durable fence that’s as unique as you? With a Modern Aluminum Fence, you can pair A to Z Quality Fencing’s commercial aluminum fence with the inlay that best fits your style. Our vinyl inlay is available in 9 colors including various simulated wood tones, so you can create the exact look you want.

Durable Frame

Modern Aluminum Fence posts are composed of galvanized steel posts covered by our commercial-grade aluminum with its superior powder coat finish to create a stronger, longer-lasting fence that is more than weather-resistant – it will not rust with exposure to the elements!

Easy to Clean

Vinyl fencing can be cleaned easily with a regular garden hose. If you get a little mildew from moisture or shady conditions, you can use a mild dish soap and then spray off the fence with a garden hose. Vinyl fences are very easy to clean, making them a great option for low-maintenance fencing.

More Options Available

Vinyl fencing is available in a wide variety of configurations to match any property, home, or purpose. Iconic, white vinyl picket fences give a feel of classic Americana with that white-picket-fence-style. Darker vinyl fences can be installed to make a space look more elegant or modern. From short picket to tall privacy, vinyl fencing can be designed to enhance your backyard or business.

Strict Standards

All our aluminum fence meets BOCA (Building Officials and Code Administrators) code. These strict standards ensure your fencing is sturdy, durable, and non-climbable, protecting your property no matter if you are fencing in a business, backyard, or swimming pool!

The BOCA health and safety codes are critical when installing fencing around a swimming pool because they prevent children from getting over, under, or through our aluminum fencing.

Beautiful Vinyl Fences

Vinyl fences are a bright, bold fence choice. Available in a variety of colors, vinyl fencing can be installed in a many configurations to help you enhance the beauty of your property. And, because vinyl isn’t as porous as wood, vinyl fences retain their color and finish much longer than wood fencing so you can enjoy your fence for years to come.

Superior Powder Coating

Our superior powder coating provides a smooth, durable finish, more resistant to chips, scratches, fading, rust, and corrosion than other finishes. This long-lasting, low-maintenance finish results from our application and curing processes that melt the powder particles to create a smooth, continuous, and permanent bond to the aluminum.

In addition, our paint finish meets AAMA (American Architectural Manufacturers Association) specifications.

Custom Fabrication

You’re steps away from a one-of-a-kind aluminum fence made just for you! Our high-quality aluminum fencing comes from our sister company A to Z Fence Supplies. We assemble each aluminum fence to meet your unique design requirements, including color, finials, puppy panels, O-rings, and custom top edges.

Stronger Posts & Hardware

A benefit of choosing our team to install your chain link fence is that we use only the most durable posts and hardware.

Chain-link fences are known for being the last fences standing during hurricanes, tornados, and other severe weather events.

Unparalleled Durability

The weakest point of any fence is where the post comes out of the ground. Our no-mess, no-dig installation process pounds a galvanized steel post into the soil. Then we slide an aluminum post over the galvanized steel posts. A steel post is stronger at ground level than an aluminum post.

Our high-quality aluminum fence, combined with our no-mess, no-dig installation process, creates a highly durable aluminum fence.

Top Quality Rails

We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to ensure your investment is built to last.

Adding a top rail to your chain link fence project creates an extra level of durability and security.

Premium Chain Link Mesh

Our chain link mesh offers a high level of security for residential, commercial, and industrial properties.

Manufactured with you in mind to provide you with security and beauty at the same time.

Nice Finishing Caps

Our team prides themselves on putting in the little details that make your fence unique to you. Ask your representative about adding premium finishing caps to your Chain Link fence project.