Versatile and Green. Composed of 100 percent postconsumer recycled materials (wood fibers encapsulated in plastic), TimberWolf Fencing features a textured wood-grain finish in cedar or redwood. Since its components include individual dog-eared pickets, backer rails, and posts — in addition to prefabricated panels — it could be a good choice for a fence on rolling terrain. The 6-foot dog-eared pickets cost about $4.50 apiece; 5-foot-by-6-foot prebuilt privacy panels cost $80 each. The company also makes prefabricated 3-foot-by-6-foot Gothic picket-fence panels and a matching gate. FiberTech Polymers, 888/248-9653, www.timberwolfcomposites.com
Classy Caps. The purpose of a post cap is to protect vulnerable end grain from the elements. But these fixtures also add a rich finishing touch to fence posts and deck railings. Latitudes, a complete line of composite decking and railing components, contains some of the most attractive choices available. Latitudes Ornamental Post Caps come in a...
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