Timber fencing why are there so many
different ways to build a timber paling fence listed on the Internet
there are actually different types of timber paling fences and construction
Paling Fence common in Victoria -
Palings are over lapped, provides good privacy.
Construction methods for Lapped Paling
of lapped paling timber fence - palings one one side, posts the other
of lapped paling timber fence - capped, palings one
one side, posts the other
Picture of lapped paling
capped, exposed posts
timber paling fence
Paling timber Fence common in NSW and QLD
- Palings are butted up together or have a space
Provides air flow but not privacy.
and Butt timber paling fencing can be constructed in many different ways and
with a variety of material sizes.
With or without plinths (plinths can be more than one high).
With or without capping.
With or without trellis.
Timber Fencing Industry survey