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Rough estimate of fence replacement

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Posted by: from Calgary
4/7/2017 at 1:16:32 PM

We have a wooden fence that was not well maintained by previous home owner. It's about 6 feet high, with 8 foot sections, 11 sections long. Each post is cemented in at a depth of about 2-3 feet (discovered this when we attempted to replace a single post).

My question would be what would be the approximate total cost to have the fence removed (including posts and cementing), and a full new fence put in (with cementing)?

Would be looking for pressure treated boards, not too picky on type of wood.

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Date/Time4/7/2017 at 4:25:07 PM

The cost for the new fence would be between 30-60 Liener feet. Plus removal.

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Date/Time4/8/2017 at 12:14:56 AM

Hi Sean,

Accurate cost depends on a number of factors:

1. Dimensions of your lumber

2. Accurate footage of the fence

3. Number of gates & bracing

4. Grade, landscaping and access concerns

5. Style / Design of fence

Based on a rough measurement of 88 linear feet, no gates and going with a standard pressure treated fortress 1 fence you would be looking at $4,900 - $5,800 and included in that price would be:

1. Full construction of fence

2. All materials for construction

3. Removal and disposal of old fencing

4. Site cleaning, landscape repairs and spray down if necessary

5. Workmanship Guarantee / 5 Year Warranty - which requires us to break the frost line at 36" so your posts would be set in concrete 42"+ below grade (3.5ft)

Tyler Hoekstra

Owner / General Manager

First Class Fencing

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