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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a fence professional during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The first step to setting up a consultation with a fence professional during the COVID-19 pandemic is sending the pro a message, which you can easily do online. Ask potential pros if you can set up a phone call or video chat to explain what fencing services you need. A video chat is useful because it allows the fence installer to guide you so they can get the necessary information. During the consultation, discuss virtual payments, the timeline of the project and any precautions you’ll both take to ensure safety.

How can I find out if a fence professional is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To figure out whether a fence professional can be considered an essential service provider during the COVID-19 pandemic, check the website of your city or state government. Another useful resource is CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19, which provides information in a nationwide context. 

Within it are 16 different categories of infrastructure sectors that are considered essential. But keep in mind that some, not all, jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.

Can I use digital payments to pay for fence and gate installation and repairs?

Currently, many fence and gate professional use common digital payment services like Venmo, PayPal, Square Cash, Google Pay, Zelle and more. Many more are quickly adopting the platforms as COVID-19 continues to force companies to digitally transform.

Contact the professional beforehand to discuss whether you can make digital payments, and take all measures to comply with social distancing recommendations. Compare fence professionals side-by-side online to see which ones accept digital payments.

Does a fence professional need to enter my home?

Fencing jobs are done outdoors, so a fence professional or contractor will most likely not need to enter your home during the project. The exception to this may be any electrical work.

However, you may be able to work with fence professional to give them the information they need ahead of time through video chats, emails and photos sent digitally. Avoid all contact and practice social distancing guidelines set forth by the CDC and your local government. Discuss the best approach with local fence pros before they arrive at your home.

Do fence installers offer remote or virtual services?

Because fence installation needs to be done in person, fence professionals usually cannot offer remote services. If you come across profiles that state they offer remote services, message the fence installer to see what those services include.

For consultations and meetings, ask the fence professional if you can coordinate a virtual consultation in which you explain the project to them through video, photos and drawings transferred online. If not, it may be wise to postpone the project and book an appointment at a later date

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.

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.

Reviews for Hendersonville fence professionals
Troy F.
Fence looks good and the dog is happy!
Metropolitan FenceMetropolitan Fence
Duane E.
Shane and his team did an excellent job on the installation. They started when they scheduled the install and completed when they said they would. They keep the jobsite clean and installed the fence exactly as I had laid out. I would recommend Stand Strong Fencing for all your fencing needs. Duane Edel Hendersonville, TN
Stand Strong Fencing LLCStand Strong Fencing LLC
A.J. D.
Cesar , came out and repaired my fence and did a great job .
Gonzalez HandymanGonzalez Handyman
Kerstin S.
Great family owned company. They did a great job on our fence and were reasonable in cost.
Fence kingsFence kings
Thumbtack Customer
Did a great job with fence and my deck. But no one showed on the start date (a Monday), No call....not even a return call after I called to find out what is going on. Called next morning and no answer. I did get a call about midafternoon. Start date would be next day. I was told it was a 2 -3 day job, so even with the later start date i was still expecting it to be finished on Friday. At 10:30am on Friday - no workers. I called Richy and at first it sounded like the fence was not going to be finished that day. I really needed the fence finished by Friday. And he did come through. Richy is a real nice guy but the lack of communication really bothered me. Workmanship is very good though and I am please with the fence and deck.
Metropolitan FenceMetropolitan Fence
Daniel J.
From start to finish, they did an amazing job! The crew was very respectful and communicative throughout the job. The fence itself is beautiful!
Marquez Fences&DecksMarquez Fences&Decks
Thumbtack Customer
We hired Richy to instal a fence on our new property. We have 5 little dogs and needed the fence installed before we could move in. He did a great job and was done before our move in date. I have to say we are very satisfied with the workmanship provided and I believe our dogs are very happy as well.
Metropolitan FenceMetropolitan Fence
Bonnie P.
Richy and his assistant did an excellent job to a section of my fence that got damaged from the past rainfall. His response rate was bar none and he was affordable and budget-friendly. He let me know of a time frame he would be arriving and he arrived promptly within that time frame. I will definitely be reaching out to him again for future fence repairs. We were very pleased.
Metropolitan FenceMetropolitan Fence
Thumbtack Customer
Despite having a decent sized backyard, we knew that we would eventually have to put in a fence to contain our dogs and children. Our dog already ran away once recently and our children are too young to know not to wander. When it came time to choose a fencing contractor, we ultimately decided upon Metropolitan Fence. Richy, the owner, is a master of his trade. Not only was he able to meet me based on my schedule, but he gave his expert advice and we ultimately came up with a plan and a price that was cheaper than his competitors. He matched the fence exactly to our neighbors and even used the same kind of fencing too. On top of that, he saved me $450 from hiring a land surveyor by locating the property pins marked by the previous land surveyor! He quoted us 2 days of work, but due to complications (solid rock), he had to extend it to 3 days because he had to rent a jackhammer to break up the rock in multiple places. Overall, I'm very pleased with his work. As I said before, he's a master, very personable, and very professional. He's committed to his work and it shows through his installation.
Metropolitan FenceMetropolitan Fence
Cassie C.
Thus far, working with Shane has been an outstanding experience! He’s incredibly friendly, professional, courteous and hard working. I would highly recommend him for all of your fencing needs!
Stand Strong Fencing LLCStand Strong Fencing LLC
Dana G.
If these guys tell you they are going to be there, they will be there. Seems to be a problem for some of the others that I requested bids from. I'm glad I found Fence Kings because I will continue working with them on future projects!
Fence kingsFence kings
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