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Garden Fence Colour Ideas

For garden

When it comes to designing your garden, the fence is a critical component that can significantly influence its aesthetic appeal.

However, selecting the ideal colour for your fence can feel a bit daunting, with so many colours to choose from.

To help you decide on the perfect colour, we have compiled 15 fence colour ideas that will each make any outdoor space look spectacular.

How To Choose A Fence Colour?

When selecting a garden fence colour, there are several things to consider:

  • The existing colours in your garden

Think about trees and flower beds, as well as hard landscaping such as paving and stone walls.

  • The purpose of your garden fence

Are you looking for privacy or just a decorative element? In addition, think about what colours best reflect the interiors of your home so you can follow the same theme outside.

  • Your personal preferences

Do you prefer bright, bold colours or muted tones?

 

15 Fence Colours Ideas

Now that you know what to look for, here are 15 garden fence colour ideas to help inspire you.

1. White

Giving your garden a classic white picket fence feel, will add some classic charm to your garden.

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Daisy

2. Green

A classic garden fence colour, green is easy on the eye and on-trend this year.

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Forest Green or Sage.

3. Brown

For a rustic look, brown can work perfectly with other natural elements in the garden such as wood and stone.

Recommended: One Coat Fence Life in Medium Oak

4. Red

An energising choice, red can be great for making a statement in the garden!

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Moroccan Red

5. Grey

A grey fence will give your garden an elegant and timeless appeal, it’s also a great canvas if you want to add some decoration to your garden fence

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Slate

6. Yellow

If you’re looking for a sunny garden fence colour, bright yellow is the way to go!

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Sundial or Lemon Tree

7. Cream

Perfect for cottage garden styles, cream fences will add a chic touch to your garden.

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in White Ash or Elderflower

8. Blue

Create a focal point in your garden with a  blue fence. Try dark blue to create a sophisticated atmosphere or opt for a brighter blue to make your fence pop. 

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Midnight Blue or Cornflower

9. Purple

Add some character to your garden with this vibrant choice that will stand out against the backdrop of green foliage and earthy colours.

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Purple Berry

10. Orange

The perfect way to brighten up your garden, this warm colour will bring any outdoor space to life!

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Sunburst

11. Teal

For those who want something different, this colour will add a unique look to your garden.

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Teal

12. Pink

A daring choice, pink can be great for making a bold statement in the garden. 

Recommended: Ronseal Garden Paint in Cherry Blossom or Pink Jasmine

13. Charcoal

Give your garden fence a contemporary feel with this modern and stylish option.

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Charcoal Grey

14. Black

A strong and dramatic choice, black garden fence paint is perfect if you’re hoping to create a chic and on-trend exterior space.

Recommended: Fence Life Plus in Tudor Black Oak

15. Gold

For something really special, why not go for gold? This luxurious colour will bring your garden décor to the next level. 

Recommended: One Coat Fence Life in Harvest Gold


For the perfect garden fence colour and finish, we recommend our collection of Ronseal Fence Paint. Our range of colours will help you create the garden of your dreams and if you follow our easy guide on how to paint a fence, you can get the job finished in no time.

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