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Share a Roof or a Fence? How to Handle Exterior Upgrades When You’re in a Semi-Detached or Townhouse

If you live in a semi-detached home or townhouse, your neighbours aren’t just close – they’re literally sharing at least one wall with you. So, when it comes to your home’s exterior spaces, you’ve got to remember that it’s not all about you. If you want to upgrade your home’s exterior – but you’re connected to your neighbours – keep these extra considerations in mind.

Brian McCourt is a contractor, design expert and co-host of HGTV Canada’s Backyard Builds.



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