Man rips down his wooden fence and erects a new one made entirely of garage doors – infuriating neighbours who say it’s ‘ugly’ and will send house prices plummeting
- A man has erected a wall around his Ormeau home made from garage doors
- His neighbours on Manatoka Place have safety and property price concerns
- They have lodged a complaint with Gold Coast City council over the ‘ugly’ fence
A homeowner’s decision to erect a new fence made entirely of garage doors has infuriated neighbours who fear the ‘hideous’ design will slash their property prices.
The Gold Coast man ripped down his wooden picket fence in favour of a tall grey one to encircle his Ormeau property.
But Manatoka Place residents are unhappy with the aesthetic and hold concerns it will send their house prices plummeting.
Some also claim the DIY fence is poorly built and poses safety issues.
A Gold Coast homeowner has infuriated neighbours by swapping out his wooden fence (pictured) in favour of a tall grey wall made from recycled garage doors
Neighbours say the new fence (pictured) is ‘hideous’ and could send their property prices plummeting
Neighbour Tom Foster said he and others who live on the street have raised their concerns with the man to no avail.
‘It’s hideous, there’s no other way to describe it,’ he told 9News.
‘We’ve tried to talk to him, we’ve…