10 ideas to inspire your new boundary wall

  • 3 minutes
  • 12 September 2016

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder; our homes are spaces where we can truly reflect who we are and embrace what we love. Boundary walls are not just for property demarcation.

They provide serenity from the outside world, offer security for you and your family, and frame your outdoor space. So, give your backyard the backdrop it deserves with these unique boundary wall ideas.

EstateWall Boundary Wall Ideas - Frontyard inspiration

The first of our boundary wall ideas is to mix the texture of your ModularWalls with timber panels for a timeless and vibrant feel.

EstateWall with horizontal timber sleeper feature


Glass infills have fast become a luxe premium fencing material, favoured in poolside or scenic outdoor area applications. What a view!

Next on our list of boundary wall ideas is adding texture. Textured feature walls create a focal point for your outdoor space, but if a whole wall is too overbearing, consider just a few feature tiles.

As people shift toward boosting the functionality of all available outdoor space, there is a considerable increase in front boundary walls to create a liveable, usable front yard. A great example of maximising front yard space is Three Birds Renovations House 14 below.  

Three Birds Renovations - EstateWall Front Boundary Wall customised with stone cladding

Read the case study: Three Birds Renovations House 14

Slats have become a popular choice of infill over the years, and they aren’t going out of fashion anytime soon. So, whether you choose aluminium or timber, slats will add texture and detail to your wall design.

Landscaping On a Slope - Integrated Retaining Walls | ModularWalls


Following the slats mentioned above, why not also incorporate landscaping features into your boundary wall for a truly unique design. For example, consider garden beds, flower boxes, wall planters or climbing plants.

Another unique boundary wall idea is weathered steel. It’s a building material that will offer a rustic, industrial-chic edge to your outdoor design.

VogueWall with decorative infills Boundary Wall

Boundary wall with integrated retaining

Welcome to the secret weapon in boundary wall ideas for sloping blocks and uneven lots – integrated retaining walls. ModularWalls can integrate up to 750mm of retaining into your boundary wall for a seamless, multi-functional solution.

ModularWalls Retaining Wall with Seamless Integration

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Go with the flow. If you have a unique boundary line, we have boundary wall ideas waiting for you.

Boundary wall with express joints

Lastly, why not make a design feature using express joints on your ModularWalls.

Boundary Wall Ideas - ModularWalls with Express Joints - Pool Wall