Nature's Screening Materials

Natural vegetation always seems to attract a nostalgic appeal to people who are accustomed to their presence. More so in garden screening, because here, one can perceive a symmetrical alignment and therefore appeal. Garden Screens are perfect for privacy in small or large spaces depending on what you prefer. They also present an aesthetic appearance and agreement with natural surroundings that augment their particular appeal.

Natural vegetation

A wide variety of trees and shrubs like western red cedar and Hogan cedar are popular garden screens. Both can effectively guard your privacy and exude beauty at the same time provided they are planted correctly to allow full growth.  A more picturesque result can be realized with by a combination of evergreen and deciduous species interspersed with bushes. On the other hand, there is also wisdom in planting the screening plants in staggered formation to block unrestricted viewing of the inner area of your grounds.

Be wary of a bamboo screen

Despite its elegant and beautiful appearance, the bamboo plant can prove very troublesome when used as a garden screen. Most bamboo species are invasively destructive due to its tendency to grow very fast. A young bamboo shoot can become as tall as a man in a matter of weeks and to imagine a bunch of them planted together at the same time to provide an effective screen closely knit screen is far from being realistic. However, they can be a good screen for your house when viewed from a distance

Screening with trellises

HC Designer Screens can assist in putting up a trellis screen for you but it is truly easy to create. All it takes is a metal, vinyl or wooden trellises that do not normally need additional support from posts or your walls. Strong trellises can simply be balanced and firmly placed in the ground using concrete followed by plantings of the right kind of plants to grow and climb the trellis in a haphazard fashion. We have noted that the most popular plants used in this style of garden screening are climbing clematis and roses that complement each other in terms of colour and grow well together.

The dull dreary fence

If you happen to opt for a fence as a screening structure for your garden be warmed that an ordinary looking fence adds nothing to the beauty of your home surroundings. We can nevertheless impart some of the know-how we’ve accumulated over the years regarding the use of fences for your screening purposes. We recommend you immediately add zest to your fence by planting green plants such as grapes or flowering vines. They will automatically introduce an enticing look to your dull fence.

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HC Designer Screens provide the best in garden screens. Call us now +61 02 9648 2715 or email us at and we will provide all the information you need on garden screens.

Selecting a Product

So what type of privacy screen is right for your space? Below is a simple guide in choosing the right privacy screen.
Think about your space

Be clear about what you want to screen – is it just photographic or is it acoustic as well? Create a list of necessities your privacy screen must meet.

Entry spaces can truly benefit from the use of privacy screens. This is one area where they are becoming increasingly popular.

Decorative privacy screens can be utilized to divide large open plan spaces to generate ‘visual’ rooms. They can also be used to create an acoustic ceiling or wall lining in high noise areas.

Develop a design idea and think about it again!

There are numerous graphic styles and concepts you may choose from, so think about which style would optimally suit the interior look and feel of your own home. A screen is a sculptural bit which you can style in a really personal way; you may even desire to have a family picture laser-cut into the design.

Choose your design materials

Today’s material options and styles are numerous, and seeing contemporary architectural materials meeting with customary concepts is nothing short of remarkable.

Consider the maintenance, cost and quality of your screen

There are some privacy screen materials that require some amount of care. In choosing the material of your privacy screens, make sure you think about how it is maintained to ensure that you will be able to properly maintain it in the future.

Compare the costs and quality of all these materials. Choose a privacy screen that is within your budget without compromising the quality.

HCDS is a growing company in the field of producing quality and cost effective aluminium screens. We endeavour to deliver the most cost effective way of moulding Aluminium Screens to help our customers outdo their competitors with an exhilarating play of shadow and light.

We specialise in manufacturing a broad range of steel and Aluminium fixed and adjustable louvres, security and shade solutions for homeowners, lattice and slatting products to provide state-of-the-art privacy, plantation shutters, home renovators, project builders, property developers, architects, commercial and industrial property owners along with councils.

With every piece of our steel and aluminium shade, privacy and screening produces custom-made and manufactured to your terms, we offer complete tractability not only in design, but also in selections of colours, styles and sizing.

Selecting a Design

Pattern Designs

Choose from our range of Patterns

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Frame Designs

Choose from our range of Frames

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Colour Samples

Choose from our range of Colours

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Information You Need to Know


Choosing the right Material

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How to Specifiy your Space

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Care & Maintenance

How to Care & Maintain your Product

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Ordering a Screen


Step 1. Review the space and design you are looking for

Step 2. Measure up your space allowing for tolerance and fixings

Step 3. Contact us for a quotation or to book an appointment
Contact HCDS for a Quotation or to Book an Appointment!

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