Factors that influence your own fence cost include the type of wood you use, how far apart your posts are (usually 8 feet) and the size of your fence. The lumber, itself, will have a different cost, if you opt for cedar or for locust.
Wood fences have a traditional look but require ongoing maintenance. You may need to paint or stain them every few years. Wood panel fencing — sometimes called stockade fencing — improves privacy and security and is a good choice for setting boundaries for children and pets.
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Nationally, the cost to install a fence averages around $2,741, with most homeowners spending between $1,646 and $3,948. This data is based on actual project costs as reported by HomeAdvisor members.
I am having a fence put in as we speak. Cost is working out to $32.50 a foot (around 80 feet). In our case, we are having 8'x6' cedar panels. so 8 full panels and one (roughly) half+ panel that they will have to cut etc.
How much would a 6' dog ear wood fence with 1 gate and 1 double door 10' wide gate cost me, with 12"x4" cement around the perimeter of the fence? All steel post reply to Nick
There are many things to consider when thinking about putting in a fence that contribute to the overall cost of the project. It’s always a good idea to talk to several different installation companies and get estimates before you install so you have the best idea of what you will pay for your new fence.
I presume you now have a normal fence without gate posts there ending at the drive, so the gate will have to be mated up to the fence ? Gates that size run about $350-1000 each in wood (cheapest end store-bought, higher end custom fabricated).
Some contractors install ready-built wood panel fences, while others build the fence on-site. A written contract should specify the type of wood, assembly method and timeline of a project. Several factors affect the cost of installing a new wood fence.
But, you could select a wooden gate that stands out from the rest of the fence and adds a dash of style or have one custom built. This buying guide explains what you should keep in mind when buying a wood gate and provides an overview of wood gate costs.
The cost to Install a Fence starts at $22.08 - $35.98 per linear foot, but can vary significantly with site conditions and options. Get fair costs for your SPECIFIC project requirements.
Average fences are typically 5 to 6 feet tall, taller fences cost more and shorter ones cost less. Wood fences are usually priced at $15 to $25 per linear foot, while low-maintenance vinyl fencing runs $25 to $35 per linear foot.