You know what they say: Good fences make good neighbors. And while fencing may not be the most exciting topic when it comes to interior and landscape design, they are essential, especially in the backyard. So we rounded up seventeen backyard privacy fence ideas that’ll make your home a little safer from intruders and keep that nosy neighbor of yours out of your business (back off, Ronda!). Some are DIY projects, while others may require a little more work and investment, but they’ll all help you maintain good boundaries. Read through to learn about your backyard fence options to decide which is best for you.