A Garden Fence Panel in recycled plastic is a one time purchase that should last a lifetime with little or no maintenance. You will never have to paint it. There is no warping, splitting or cracking and no splinters for little fingers. It will never rot. Highest level of UV protection against fading. Expect it to stay looking good for decades. Housing associations, schools and local government favour this type of fencing because gives 100% savings on their maintenance and replacement costs.