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Northbrook Fence Professionals

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Alex's Fence and decks llc
4.9
from 188 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 278 hires on Thumbtack
Muk P.
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Alex showed up and replaced the broken fence post and attached the fence back to it's original position.

Whitetail Landscapes, Inc.
4.9
from 64 reviews
  • 128 hires on Thumbtack
Phillip T.
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Kyle communicated in a very timely manner. All issues were discussed and agreed upon before work started. Workers showed up when they said they would, and cleaned up every day. Result was a gorgeous rebuild of a retaining wall, and a perfect privacy screen along back fence. Highly recommend

  • 7 years in business
  • 98 hires on Thumbtack
Shelby M.
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I used Black Lion Welding in 2013. I was very pleased with the welding service and the gate and fence installations.

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WB's Handyman Services
4.9
from 43 reviews
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
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John S.
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I could not have been more happier choosing Walt to install our fence. He was on point from the very beginning with his estimate until he finished the job. Nothing was questioned, he showed up when he said he would, finished before he said he would and worked in some of the worst weather to complete the job. I would not hesitate to hire him again.

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  • 28 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
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James D.
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Jeff did a great job repairing the fence outside and installing a gutter. Will definitely use again.

David Allen
4.8
from 24 reviews
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Chris L.
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Dave repaired the privacy fence in my back yard; he did an excellent job, was here on time, very professional and his fees are very reasonable; I will hire him again for future work.

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Mark Pettersen Services
4.8
from 23 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
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James D.
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Mark did a great job on the fence. Will hire again.

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  • 29 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
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Connie C.
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The team took extra care not to damage the trees and fence surrounding the area being trimmed. All debris was removed. Very prompt service and good price.

Brass Lawn Care Inc
4.7
from 19 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Lani J.
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Brass Lawn Care fixed 10 posts on my backyard fence. They got everything done pretty quickly in one day, and they had by far the best price out of 5 other quotes. We've paid them by check and at this point in time, I am just waiting for the receipt which is to be emailed to me.

Fence Tech Design
4.5
from 20 reviews
  • 30 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Sandra T.
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Great job repairing our fence! Highly recommended.

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Gonzalez f landscaping
4.8
from 16 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
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Amy P.
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This was a great experience! We were contacted within 10 minutes of the inquiry. He came by later that day and gave us a quote *(he was nice and professional) . We then scheduled the work (replacing 8 fence posts) to be completed two days later. Me and my fiance both left early for work (the day the Work was to be done) and were surprised with texts with pics of the completed work. I would definitely recommend this company! They are professional and can truly be trusted for quality work.

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Lee’s Fence And Welding
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
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Katelyn C.
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Lee did a great job and attended to my needs for my fence installation. Made sure it was perfect and how I wanted before completion of job. Highly satisfied.

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Bardo's Gonzalez Landscaping
4.8
from 12 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jim W.
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Bardo and his team did excellent work for a landscaping project. Highly recommend.

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I Do Stuff
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Patrick D.
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Steve was awesome. He put our outdoor playset together with no problems. He's honest and reasonably priced. Real good guy. He's a jack of all trades. We're hiring him again for another project. Definitely recommend.

  • 12 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Sandy Y.
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Fence install went very smooth. Fast service.

Mejia Fence
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Margie S.
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Hugo, Victor and their crew did a phenomenal job. I was very impressed with their craftsmanship and attention to detail. They built all the panels for my 6' cedar fence and 4' chain link just the way I wanted. They even worked in the rain to get my fence done in two days. I enjoy my new back yard so much now that I don't have to see the busy parking lot on the other side of the fence. It has even improved the air quality in my yard. Thank you, Meija Fence, for the beautiful job you did for me!

Mending Fences
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Teresa C.
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A representative from mending fences came over quickly and gave me an estimate that was competitive with other estimates. They set up and completed the job within a week.

Expert Fence
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Chris B.
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Jose and Expert Fence did an incredible job putting up a fence in my backyard. It looks great and the quality was superb. I highly recommend them!

Custom Built Fence & Deck
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Robert N.
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Custom Built installed a board on board fence custom built on location. After encountering some issues with very difficult neighbors, Karen and John (both were great) reworked my contract to my satisfaction. Both were very attentive to the details of my situation. The crew was great, especially Javier. He was very professional, kept me advised and while he supervised the crew, he did so much quality work as well. I highly recommend Custom Built.

Premier Fencing Inc
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 year in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Petru A.
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Jim came on time and was very polite and patient. Responded to all my questions. Good communication and clear information. I highly recommend Jim.

  • 38 years in business
Nancy D.
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I just move in to me new home and they were recommended to me. I couldn’t be more pleased for ALL the work they did. They did my fence and all my lawn and plant flowers. They did just the way I asked and more!! Thank you once again for everything. I really do recommend them!! Great job! 😉

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much is a redwood fence per foot?

A redwood fence is a long-lasting home investment that can add beauty and major curb appeal to your home. Redwood fence installation costs are higher than those for pressure-treated pine or cedar, due to the relative scarcity of the wood. Pricing can vary for redwood fence installation costs based on regional labor rates, current prices of redwood planks, the height and linear feet of the fence, and any custom designs or features. Redwood fences, in addition to being beautiful, are naturally more resistant against bugs and rot than less hardy or dense woods. Redwood fences also generally fare well in wet or humid climates due to their natural oils — which also make them easier to maintain. Materials costs per linear foot for redwood planks can range anywhere from $6 to $20 or more, depending on grade, quality and height.

How much does it cost to put up a chain-link fence?

Chain-link fence is one of the most affordable options for adding safety and value to your home or business. The national average chain-link fence installation cost is $2,750. Chain-link fences are relatively simple for the pros to install; a fence of less than 150 linear feet can often be put up in under one day. A good rule of thumb is to add an additional workday for each additional 100 linear feet of fence to be installed.

Chain-link fence installation costs are affected by the fluctuating cost of steel, regional labor rates, the height of fence you select, and the features you select, such as a powder-coated finish. The industry standard is galvanized steel, which is rust- and corrosion-resistant. Galvanized chain-link fence installation cost, including labor and materials, is typically $12 per linear foot. For a more contemporary and elegant option, black powder-coated galvanized chain-link fence might cost approximately $15 per linear foot on average, including materials and labor. For industrial sites or businesses, 10-foot-high galvanized chain-link fences may provide additional security, but also have an added cost. A 10-foot-high chain-link fence could cost $17-$18 per linear foot, including labor and materials.

How much does it cost to install a vinyl fence?

A new fence can mean added home value, increased curb appeal, and improved home security. The national average vinyl fence installation cost is $4,600. Vinyl fences have a number of appealing qualities such as their durability, their lasting good looks (they don’t weather like wood does), their versatility, and the fact that they require little to no maintenance such as staining. Fencing companies typically charge per linear foot for vinyl fence installation. They calculate their estimates based on materials to be used, height of fence, linear feet of the proposed fence, and the accessibility of the terrain. If the workers need to level the land before work begins, your vinyl fence installation costs will probably increase. Vinyl fences are typically more expensive than wood or chain-link. For example, one company might charge $19-$22 per linear foot for a basic 6-foot vinyl privacy fence. Another company might charge $25-$35 per linear foot for standard vinyl fencing, while decorative fencing with custom detail could increase that cost to $50 per linear foot. For a 6-foot-high white vinyl privacy fence with two walk-through gates (plus demolition and disposal of the old fence), the cost of the total project could run $8,000. A 4-foot-high, 36-linear-foot white picket vinyl fence with one gate could cost $2,600.

How much does it cost to install a wood fence?

Help define your property line, protect your home and yard, and boost your curb appeal with a new wood fence. The national average for wood fence installation cost is $3,250. Wood fence installation costs will vary based on your geographic location, the type of wood you select, the height and style of wood fence you desire, and the condition of your property. Pressure-treated pine is a common and attractive choice that is usually resilient against rot and bugs. Cedar is another budget-friendly option that, although more expensive than pressure-treated pine, can be more affordable than redwood or teak. A wood fence requires maintenance to ensure its long-term health and beauty, so keep future staining and painting costs in mind when you’re calculating fence installation costs. Here are some examples of how height and material affect the approximate cost of wood fences:

  • 6-foot-high, pressure-treated pine fence: $15-$17 per linear foot.
  • 4-foot-high, pressure-treated pine fence: $13-$20 per linear foot.
  • Cedar fence: $18-$25 per linear foot.
  • 6-foot-high, double-sided (meaning both sides are uniform), pressure-treated pine fence with 6x6 posts: $25 per linear foot.
  • 12-foot-high, pressure-treated pine fence with custom detailing: $75 per linear foot.
  • 6-foot-high, pressure-treated pine fence with a custom lattice top: $30-$50 per linear foot.

How much does it cost to install a fence gate?

Adding a gate to your fence can be a practical way to provide access to a yard, work area or outdoor living space while ensuring safety and privacy. Gate installation costs will vary based on the gate material you select, the size of your gate, whether you install a fence at the same time, and any special features you’d like to add. Standard opening size for a single-wide gate is 4 feet; a double-wide gate is 8 feet. A small gate may be for decoration; a double-wide gate can be mounted on a rolling caster system to allow access for cars or wide loads. Here are some examples of average fence gate installation costs:

  • 4-foot, single-swing chain-link gate: $100 for materials and installation costs.
  • 28-foot wheeled chain-link gate on a caster system: $800-$1,000 for materials and installation costs.
  • 4-foot, single-swing wood gate: $75.
  • 8-foot double-wide wood gate: $150.
  • 4-foot white vinyl walk-through gate: $300–$400 for materials and installation costs.
  • 8-foot, double-wide white vinyl gate: about $800 for materials and installation costs.
  • White vinyl gate fence more than 8 feet wide: $1,200-$1,500 for materials and installation.
  • Arched black powder-coated aluminum pool gates: $175-$200 per gate.
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