Fencing terms can be baffling, especially if you're about to put up a fence for the first time, it’s easy to become confused by the technical phrases you’ll encounter. This handy glossary of the most popular terms will help you to identify which components you’ll need to see your project through.
Lap Panel – screen fencing panel used mainly in rear gardens. One of those fencing terms which crop up frequently, lap panels are constructed from thin sheets of timber attached horizontally with a slight overlap for strength – hence the name. While not as sturdy or durable as closeboard, lap panel fencing is a cost effective choice.
Other fencing terms you’re not sure about? Speak to AVS for free professional advice – we’re always happy to give you the benefit of our twenty years’ worth of experience.