Steel Slat Fences for Melbourne
Joe's Fencing & Gates specialise in the increasingly popular steel slat style of fencing. A steel fence provides a heightened level of security. In addition, it has a stylish finish.
This style of slat fence is the favoured choice when extra strength is required. This is not just for security reasons. For example, if you live in an area of high wind surrounded by trees, a steel fence is much more likely to not be damaged with the impact of a tree falling.
When a steel slat fence is galvanised it makes resistant to corrosion. As a result, it is particularly popular as a fence for Melbourne's Bayside suburbs.
In addition, it is long lasting style of fencing as it only requires a low amount of maintenance. Furthermore, steel slat fencing has a sleek modern look that complements many styles of homes, whilst affording a great level of security.
Steel slat fences have either horizontal or vertical slats, with varying sizes of slats. The spacing between the slats is adjusted according to level of privacy required. As a result, the closer the slats are together, the higher the level of privacy.
Steel slat fencing gates, including automatic sliding gates and pedestrian gates can be built in the same style to match your new fence. As well, they are a popular choice for inlays for brick fences. This is a modern and stylish form of fencing, that comes with clean lines and a sharp finish.
Some of the Benefits of Steel Slat Fencing include:
There is no need to paint or varnish your steel slat fence, In addition, it should last for decades.
Terminate and Pest Resistant
A steel slat fence can't be damaged by terminates and other pests. Even better it will not rot like a wooden fence.
In contrast to wooden fences, steel slat fences are very fire resistant.
When designed correctly, your steel slat fence will act as a deterrent for would be intruders.
Steel slat fences are also able to be incorporated into other styles of fencing. This includes as an inlay to a brick fence.
The range of Steel Slat Fencing Colours
Standard slat sizes
Steel slat fences have either horizontal or vertical slats, with varying sizes of slats. As a result, the general rule is that if you are looking for privacy, then you need to select a large slat size and put the minimum spacing between the slats.
Three sizes of slats are the most popular. These are:
40 x 16mm
65 x 16mm
90 x 16mm
Spacing between slats
The spacing between the slats is adjusted according to level of privacy required. The closer the slats are together, the higher the level of privacy.
The most common spacing between slats is:
There are many accessories available to match your steel slat fence. This includes letterboxes, latches and posts. These accessories are a great way to add that extra peronalised touch to your new fence.
WHY CHOOSE US
We are a family owned business. That's why we know it is a big decision to get a new fence.
We have over 10 years experience. That's why we have the expertise to install many different styles of fencing.
We only use the highest quality materials. This means your fence will have a great finish and last a long time.