The Rising Popularity of Modular Fencing
Modular fencing is becoming more and more common around Australian homes. Modular fencing has been created as a viable and inexpensive alternative to typical masonry or block fencing.
Styles can be mixed and matched giving homeowners excellent quality options, designed to suit any home situation or landscaping projects.
Designed to be an alternative to expensive block/masonry fences with three styles that can be mixed and matched, our modular fencing systems give you endless options.
Using Magnesium Board (MgO), modular fencing offers a sturdy, yet lightweight fencing system that looks good and lasts.
It is possibly one of the most contemporary and technologically efficient building materials on the market at this time.
So much so that Australian companies like Armgo Home and Modular Fencing are able to offer a 25 Year Warranty on the product.
It is virtually impervious to fire, water & insects. It does not feed mould or mildew and is non-toxic, non-flammable and non-combustible.
With a fireproof rating of A1 (no flaming and smoking) and having been Standard Australia AS/NZS 1530.3-1999 tested and certified, Modular Fencing is one of the most fire resistant forms of fencing available.
It has an excellent sound insulation of 50dB and best of all, being 100% recyclable, it is environmentally friendly and requires no chemical treatments.
Modular fencing is also ideal for the home handyman who wants to do the job himself.
Installation of the modular fencing system is easy and requires only a basic amount of knowledge and skill and a few simple tools.
If you’re considering some fencing or landscaping renovation, then modular fencing is worth a look in. We have taken a closer look at Modular fencing and here are our conclusions.
The magnesium boards offer an impressive amount of strength and durability. They have each been reinforced by a Tri-layer of fibreglass which is situated between the magnesium sheeting.
Testing revealed over 3 tonne of load bearing capacity.
Water and Fireproof Materials
With a B2 Class rating, the magnesium panels are truly fire and water proof. We are also told that they meet the appropriate AS/NZS 1530.3-1999 Australian Standards, having been tested and certified.
Tests conducted by Armgo on their own fencing systems which involved three months deep water submersion also showed no evidence of deterioration or water damage.
Sound Proof Fencing
As mentioned above, the sound insulation of the modular panels exceeds 50dB. This makes them an ideal solution for Residential Housing near major roads and typically noisy environments.
Not only do they offer privacy inside the home and yard they offer peace and quiet from external noise.
Simplicity of Installation
One of the things we really loved about these modular panels was how easy they were to install. The paddles themselves can be easily cut or drilled and Screwed.
The surface of the panels can also be painted with any quality exterior paint allowing you to maintain the design, architecture and look of your home.
Eco-Friendly Home Improvement
Modular panels offer a homeowner the opportunity to create something that is not only stunning but also friendly to the environment.
They are a hunter percent recyclable and do not require the use of any damage in chemical additions or compounds in order to get the great modern look and feel of a strong and sturdy fence or wall.
Less Costly Than Traditional Fencing
Something that on is on the top of every home renovators’ list is the cost of renovation.The modular fencing we looked at was inexpensive when compared to other fencing systems.
In some cases, the entire system cost only 1/3 of the time and price (when compared to brick fencing) in order to install a quality product
If you’re keen to do your own home & Landscaping Renovation, and you don’t mind using a few simple tools, then modular fencing might be a real option for you.