Ranch-style fences are fairly short (2.5 to 3 ft. tall) and offer minimal privacy/security. They are generally used for decorative purposes, to keep horses and livestock from wandering, and to prevent large wildlife from entering pastures.
Ranch Rail Fence, Split Rail Fence
Ranch-style fences are generally the most economical type of fence, costing roughly $3 to $6 per linear foot.
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