Timber fencing - March 1987

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Timber has over the years proved to be a particularly suitable material for the construction of fences both for its availability and its ease of working. A well designed and erected timber fence, incorporating timber
selected for quality and either making use of natural durability or preservation treatments, will perform as well if not better than other commonly used alternatives.

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