It all depends on what kind of look you are going for. If you like the classic look of wrought iron, aluminum fencing is a great choice. If you want to emulate the look of wood then go with vinyl. If color is your priority you are likely to find more flexibility with aluminum, but vinyl is better at mimicking textures.
For example, a fence in the front yard may reduce the curb appeal of your home but a fence in the backyard can increase the value of the property. … Wooden fences or other solid fences like concrete or cast iron could potentially net at least 50 percent of the cost of materials and installation … Continue reading Does fencing in backyard add value to home? →
The minimum depth that you should dig your fence post holes for panel sections is 2 feet. A general formula is to dig the holes one-third to one-half of the post’s aboveground height. The deeper you dig the holes, the more stability your fence has, but you must also purchase longer posts.