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Closeboard Fencing

Closeboard Fencing (sometimes referred to as Shiplap or Featheredge fencing) is a versatile and robust solid fence suitable for Domestic and Commercial Fencing purposes.
If assembled correctly Closeboard fencing is aesthetically pleasing and lasts well. It is comparatively easy to construct and repair and well within the scope of the DIY enthusiast.

We use mortised wooden and concrete posts for this style of fencing. These are strong but also very versatile and like DuraPost’s are able to cope with sloping ground or small variations in the fence line with ease.

Need a little more information?  Then check out our Closeboard Fencing Materials & Information help sheet. Alternatively, you can contact us online or phone 01892 864646 for more help or information.

We supply Closeboard Fencing materials for use with either Wooden Treated Softwood mortised Posts shown below, Concrete mortised Posts or the new innovative metal DuraPost.

Note: As an alternative to Closeboard in kit form, Closeboard Panels are also available for use with plain treated softwood PostsSlotted Concrete Posts or metal DuraPost.

As a guide for working out your fencing projects costs, we have included below some basic 3m bay prices. Trade and quantity discounts may be available to further reduce your costs. If you require a more detailed and accurate cost, please contact us for a free, fully itemised quote.

Replacing or installing a new Closeboard fence may require planning permission. Please check this link to the Government Planning Portal which gives some guidance. If you are in any doubt, we advise that you check with your local planning office, who are usually very helpful.