Fences are the poor man's wall: they might not prevent someone from trespassing, but they'll certainly imply that you would rather that they didn't. Or as Robert Frost put it in his poem, “Mending Wall,” "Good fences make good neighbours." But does that mean you can become a better neighbour by making a better fence? Maybe!


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Bored Panda has put together this list of fantastic fences to inspire you, dear neighbours, to be even better. Have a fence but no neighbour on the other side? Put a bird on it, and watch potential neighbours flock to set up shop next door! Or, if a bird doesn't do the trick, then check out some of these radical fences below. Vote on your favourite, or upload pictures of your own fencing. (h/t)

#1 Tree Mural Fence Decor

Tree Mural Fence Decor

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Rhon 7 months ago

Beautiful

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#2 Marble Fence Decor

Marble Fence Decor

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Robert O 7 months ago

Another photo from a bit further back would have been welcome

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#3 Bird House Fence Decor

Bird House Fence Decor

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Mortiferus 7 months ago

The cats will love it...

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#4 Beach Mural Fence Decor

Beach Mural Fence Decor

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Lou Wow 7 months ago

Makes me want to be there.

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#5 Old Window Fence Decor

Old Window Fence Decor

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mother 7 months ago

Love it!

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#6 Mirror Fence Decor

Mirror Fence Decor

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Yvonne Bernal 7 months ago

Looked like a great idea . . . until the birds started crashing into them

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#7 Calvin And Hobbes Mural Fence Decor

Calvin And Hobbes Mural Fence Decor

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Luis Milian 7 months ago

brilliant.

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#8 Butterfly Fence Decor

Butterfly Fence Decor

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Mike Cassels 7 months ago

Admirably red!

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#9 Vertical Garden Fence Decor

Vertical Garden Fence Decor

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Yvonne Bernal 7 months ago

Eye appeal to the max!

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#10 Tin Can Fence Decor

Tin Can Fence Decor

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Fatima Masino 7 months ago

My next project ????

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#11 Flower Decor On A Fence Made From Old Shutters

Flower Decor On A Fence Made From Old Shutters

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Victoria Rey Piuma 7 months ago

I don't like the flowers so much but the fence is awesome!

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#12 Gecko Carved On A Fence

Gecko Carved On A Fence

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Rhon 7 months ago

Cute.

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#13 Vertical Garden Fence Decor

Vertical Garden Fence Decor

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John Nathan Neil Dion 7 months ago

Oh I so love this!! All these Sedums of various species growing in squarish angular boxes - a stark contrast between the organic living things and the non-living wooden boxes housing them

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#14 Sunflower Fence Decor

Sunflower Fence Decor

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Anna Romig 7 months ago

Nice work!

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#15 Upcycled Boot Planter Fence Decor

Upcycled Boot Planter Fence Decor

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Daria B 7 months ago

St. Nicolaus brought you flowers.

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