If you live in San Mateo, CA. And you need a fence repair or installation, you probably need to read the following article about what the law has to say about your new fence.
Front yard fencing
According the law of San Mateo’s county, the fence or hedges must be under three 3′ (three foot) height. A taller fence at your front yard is not permited.
Rear or Side yard fencing
Standard fences should be no more than 6′ (six foot) tall. But, you may build a fence upto 8′ (eight foot) if:
- Your neighbors agrees the fence height
- The fence design between the 6′ to 8′ has at least 50% open.