Does your boss need convincing about the value of fencing? Focus on these 4 reasons


Running a business is difficult. Profit margins can often be tight, and it routinely requires great levels of effort and exertion to break even, so it makes sense that some business owners will want to limit spending as much as possible.

However, such an approach could be detrimental in both the short and long term, especially if a failure to spend results in a lack of spending on security.

Quality security fencing can massively enhance a business’ level of protection, giving employers and employees additional peace of mind while also ensuring that goods, equipment and property cannot be damaged.

However, if your boss needs a bit more convincing before investing in fencing, these 4 reasons will go a long way to showcasing the benefits.

1. Fencing aids security

This is the most obvious benefit of fencing, but it absolutely needs to be highlighted. Fences are difficult to clamber over or under, are a visual deterrent, and massively reduce a would-be criminal’s capacity to cause damage to a company’s property or grounds.

2. Fencing is an investment

It is important to realise that fencing should be regarded as an investment rather than an outlay. The fact is, fencing – as well as other forms of security, such as CCTV – has the capacity to reduce any instances of theft, tampering or vandalism massively. Thus, over time, fencing is capable of saving businesses a lot of money.

3. Fencing design has moved on a lot in recent years

It used to be the case that fencing focused only on safety and completely ignored aesthetics, but fencing has moved on leaps and bounds in recent years. Zaun has an array of fencing solutions for every business, so if your boss wants increased security without having to compromise on visuals, there are numerous options available.

4. Fencing enhances the well-being of employees

The last year has truly showcased the importance of prioritising employee wellbeing at all times. This should, of course, be something all organisations focus on, but the last 12 months has shown that there is always more that can be done. For example, fencing, given that it protects businesses and protects employees, can be seen as an investment in security and staff wellbeing.

If you’re looking for high-quality security fencing you can rely on, take a look at the Zaun range today.

About Zaun

Zaun Limited is the sole remaining manufacturer of welded and woven mesh fencing systems that manufactures the entire system in the UK.  Zaun makes the mesh, fencing panels, posts, clamp bars and fixings at its state-of-the-art five-acre production facility in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.  Products have been tested and approved by testing organisations including CPNI, LPCB and Secured by Design.

Zaun works very closely with all stakeholders within the business including employees, local, national and international suppliers and a long-established customer base of fencing contractors to design, manufacture and supply high-quality fencing systems, increasingly often providing expertise in integrating PIDs and other systems into holistic security solutions.

Zaun was founded in 1996 and remains a private company solely owned by co-founder Alastair Henman with a regional office in Dubai. They are certified to the ISO 9001 quality standard. It is also a member of the Perimeter Security Suppliers’ Association (PSSA), of which Alastair Henman is a director.

Zaun is a proud British manufacturer and founder member of the Made in Britain campaign, a key player in the UK fencing market and one of the fastest-growing companies in an increasingly competitive industry.

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