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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to fix a fence?

The average cost of fence repairs is around $250, with most homeowners paying anywhere between $200 and $300. Fence repairs have a wide range of potential costs, however, ranging from $50 to as much as $1,443. The cost of your fence repair project depends on multiple factors, including where you live, what type of repair you need, the terrain and the fence materials used.

Contact several fence repair professionals near you to get an accurate cost estimate for your fence.

Why does my gate sag?

A gate can sag for a number of reasons. One common reason is that the screws holding the hinges in the wood or other post material have come loose, causing gravity to pull the fence down. Another common problem is the gate post’s lack of stability. Posts can become loose and start to lean, or if they are wooden, they can even rot at the point where they meet the ground.

Should I repair or replace my fence?

Fence repair is better for common problems that only affect small areas, such as a broken picket or a shifting fence post. However, there is a rule of thumb to follow: If the repair project requires replacing 20% or more of your fence, it’s probably time to replace the whole fence. The exception to this rule is if the fence is fairly new and just part of it is damaged. 

What are some common fence repairs?

The most common fence repairs are aimed at fixing:

  • Missing boards or slats. This is a common problem with wood fences.
  • Fence material corrosion. This occurs on metal fences like chain link and iron.
  • A sagging gate. This could result from a tilting fence post or loose hinges.
  • Post movement. Typically, this is caused by frost, corrosion or water.
  • Stains. Moisture and other elements can stain fencing, which may require a professional to remove it.
  • Warping. Warped, curled, cupped or bent boards are unsightly and less effective and need to be replaced.

If you notice any of the above issues with your fence, reach out to fence repair professionals near you to start getting cost estimates and schedule an appointment.

Who installs fences?

Fencing contractors are the best choice when you want to have a fence installed on your property. While there are several types of professionals who can likely handle this service — including handymen, landscapers and general contractors — a fencing contractor has the experience to know what could cause potential problems in the long run. This might include wet spots, vegetation or other issues with the land. 

When choosing a professional to install a fence on your property, make sure they have credentials and experience.

How much does it cost to fix a gate?

Gates can be more expensive to fix than other parts of a fence, and there are several reasons for this. The first is that gates are the only moving parts on a fence — hence they have more components that can wear out, as well as friction and the potential for rusting and sagging. Fixing a gate may require a total replacement or simply replacing certain components like hinges. Sometimes, the repair may involve fixing the surrounding fence.

Contact several gate repair professionals near you to get an accurate cost estimate for your gate.

What are some common gate repairs?

The most common gate repairs tend to be associated with a sagging gate. A gate repair professional will check the hinge system. If the hinges have come loose, they will detach the gate, set the hinges in the proper location and reattach everything. 

Another common repair is replacing or repairing a sagging fence post by digging a new posthole and/or using a concrete footing.

What's the cheapest fence to install?

The cheapest type of fence to install is (usually) a chain-link fence. Averaging between $7 and $12 per linear foot, this type of fencing is strong and secure and allows homeowners to maintain visibility while adding protection to their property. Chain-link fences are constructed from steel coated in aluminum, vinyl or zinc for weather resistance. 

You can get a more accurate cost estimate for your chain-link fence by contacting professionals who specialize in installing these fences. 

Read our cost guide on fence installation costs to see prices for other types of fences.

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.

Reviews for Easley fence professionals
Thumbtack Customer
Awesome guys! Albin did a outstanding job on my fence ando I would highly recommend this company for all your fence needs!
Y&Y Hidalgo Services, LLCY&Y Hidalgo Services, LLC
Rachel S.
I can’t say enough nice things about Philip and Fencing traditions! They come when they say they will and work HARD! We love our new fence!
Fencing TraditionsFencing Traditions
Barbara M.
The fence looks great! Job finished on time!
Quality Decks & InteriorsQuality Decks & Interiors
Ray P.
Rich did a great job on the fence. Couldn't be happier!!!
Fences and MoreFences and More
Thumbtack Customer
Amber was great related to coordination and communication for the fence. Mike was great related to the execution of the fence. We integrated aluminum and wood together...it's beautiful and we love it!!! They are great and we're already lining up our next project with them.
Quality Decks & InteriorsQuality Decks & Interiors
Steve D.
Jason was on time and professional with great communication. Would rehire again at any time. Great job on fence around pool.
Fences and MoreFences and More
Gene T.
Amber and her crew worked quickly even when I caused delays. They finished ahead of time and for a price that was considerably lower than the 3 other contractors I had quote the work. Fence looks great.
Quality Decks & InteriorsQuality Decks & Interiors
Thumbtack Customer
My husband and I recently moved to Easley, SC from PA. Our dog, Honey was used to roaming a 12 acre area. We bought a home with a lot size of approx. 3/4 acre. We knew we needed to secure Honey in an area where she could play and run free. We were given 5 estimates through thumbtack.com. They were competitive, but we were more impressed with the quality of a 4 ft steel fence versus aluminum. Amber and Mike are a GREAT team. She came to our home and confirmed the measurement. We were impressed with her first quote, however, she said she had another vendor she wanted to check with. The savings was well worth the inquiry...We never expected the delivery to be so fast. We doubted that the fence would be installed before Christmas. Lo and behold, Amber texted me a pic of the fencing and inquired if their workers could begin installation the weekend before Christmas. We were so excited! Kevin, Randy, and Mike appeared on Sat and began the installation. They worked 'til dark and returned on Sun to finish the job. On Monday morning, they returned to make sure the cleanup was complete. We were very impressed with the service from Quality Decks and Interiors. The workers were very meticulous and mindful of details. Several in the neighborhood have commented on what a fine looking fence. Thanks loads to Amber, Mike, Kevin, and Randy!
Quality Decks & InteriorsQuality Decks & Interiors
Sarah T.
Philip did a fantastic job on our fence and was great to work with. He was patient with us when we changed our plan multiple times and helped us find the right option for our needs. He did great work at a fair price, and I would highly recommend him to anyone!
Fencing TraditionsFencing Traditions
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