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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.

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.

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. 

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 Wylie fence professionals
Thumbtack Customer
Dale did a great job on my fence. Recommended to anyone who needs fence rehab. Very reasonable prices. Thanks Dale!
Dale's Assembly and Repair ServiceDale's Assembly and Repair Service
Emily W.
This review is long over due! Firewheel Roofing and fence designed and built a GORGEOUS fence on my property in June...I don’t think I could be any happier with the work they have done! I had been wanting to have a fence installed for my dog, Lulu, since I first purchased my house in June 2017; that fall, I had contacted Raza to start discussing design and estimates. Although it took me a long time to save the funds to get exactly what I wanted, he was still willing and excited to work with me a year later, (and was even open to some changes that I wanted to make to our plan). He was very flexible and VERY patient with me.... the fence design/layout I had envisioned was a little out of the ordinary, and Raza was extremely helpful by providing input on the aesthetics and utility of the fence. He also knew that getting this fence had become something VERY important and meaningful to me - I wanted my senior dog to be able to enjoy her yard in the last few months of her life. Raza and his team built a fence that was even better than I had imagined. I appreciate their persistence and hard work - much of the fence had to be installed on very difficult terrain (and in poison ivy! In the summer heat!), and the results are gorgeous. Every day I sit outside and admire my awesome fence, and I am so thankful that I found a company that was willing to work with my vision and create it in to something even better. Thank you Firewheel Roofing and Fencing, not only for my amazing fence and wonderful service, but for helping me give Lulu her yard for the last month of her life. ❤️
Firewheel Roofing & FencingFirewheel Roofing & Fencing
Thumbtack Customer
Candido was very prompt with the quote and explaining exactly what the scope of work was. He showed up per ached and his work is pure talent!!! My fence looks AMAZING! I am very excited and satisfied with the looks, workmanship, and time line it took to complete my fence!! His work is great! Can't rave enough.
King of kings FenceKing of kings Fence
Patti T.
Abdul was great to work with and he and his crew did an excellent job installing our new pipe fence and electric gate.
Tazzam BuildersTazzam Builders
Thumbtack Customer
Fantastic work, very professional plus we were never left wondering about the status of the project. We are highly pleased with Fence Renovator s and Jason!
Fence RenovatorsFence Renovators
Laura T.
I loved everything about working with Firewheel--quality, value, professionalism, and the quality of the work is unbelievable! They showed up on time, on my schedule, gave me a more than fair quote and then came and exceeded my expectations with my wrought iron fence install. I could not be happier. Everyone I met was pleasant to work with and they are meticulous with their work quality. This company is A+++
Firewheel Roofing & FencingFirewheel Roofing & Fencing
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