Designing Boundaries in Your Garden

Boundaries provide privacy, create a frame or microclimate for your outdoor space and help you avoid conflict with neighbors by indicating legal ownership. Here, we review some options for creating boundaries in your yard.

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Makeshift Cover Creates Shelter and Privacy
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Temporary Screen

While new trees can take time to grow and fast-growing hedges are high-maintenance, temporary screens give instant privacy. A makeshift cover like this one creates shelter and privacy wherever it is needed, and can be conveniently packed away.

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