What is a feather edge fence panel?
Feather edge fence panels are formed from 18 vertical feather edge boards, each partially overlapped by one inch and fixed to 3 or 4 rear horizontal supporting backing rails. This ensures that the fence panels are durable and strong yet aesthetically pleasing, making them a popular choice for gardens.
Is closeboard the same as feather edge?
Yes. Closeboard fence panels, also referred to as feather edge fence panels, are fence panels made using vertical featheredge boards that are partially overlapped and fixed to horizontal support rails. The terms closeboard fence panels and feather edge fence panels are, therefore, interchangeable.
Is closeboard fencing strong?
Yes. All components of our closeboard fence panels have been individually pressure treated to ensure longevity, before constructing the panels by hand and fixing to supporting backing rails. This means that the fence panels are built to last, and when used in conjunction with our concrete fence posts, will stand the test of time against strong winds and weathering.
How far apart should feather edge fencing overlap?
Each feather edge board overlaps by one inch, with each panel formed using 18 vertical boards.
What is feather edge fencing used for?
Feather edge fencing is most commonly used for garden fencing as it is durable, attractive and easy to maintain. These panels are best paired with our concrete fence posts or timber fence posts.