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Recent Fencing reviews in Canberra

Michael did an incredible job. The gate and fence looked better than it did when it was first put in. Michael was professional and thorough. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.

Move a gate 50cms over in a wood paling fence

$200

Did a great job. Thanks

Remove two fence posts

$140

Fantastic work! Really appreciate the great communication and work put in!

Gate Installation

$200

Adam did a great job. Was able to do the job immediately. Removed the fence and took away all rubbish. Very hard worker, highly recommend

Remove steel fence

$150

Great job quick service highly recommend

Replace 4 fence pailings

$50

Great job great service highly recommend

Replace to fence palings

$50

What's the average cost of a fencing contractor in Canberra

$100 - $335

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$100

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$177

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$335

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Average reviews for Fencing Services in Canberra

based on 87 reviews

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Recent Garden Fencing reviews in Canberra

Great job, very professional. Thanks!

Garden- add timber sleepers x2 under fence

$200

Aaron is a fantastic worker. Very punctual & excellent with communication. Fixed our gate perfectly. Will definitely use his services if needed in the future . Thanks Aaron

Fix garden fence gate

$200

Thank you Hao

Fencing for garden

$5

What's the average cost of a garden fencer in Canberra

$150 - $210

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$150

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$180

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$210

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Average reviews for Garden Fencing Services in Canberra

based on 4 reviews

5

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Recent Pet Fencing reviews in Canberra

Awesome job by Matt and he was so accomodating of my schedule. Really appreciate it Matt!

Instal star pickets for dog mesh fencing to attach

$70

Very easy to communicate with, professional and got the job done beautifully!

Pet Fencing (Sun/Mon/Tues)

$150

James was great! Very fast and efficient.

Oscillot cat containment installed on fence

$250

Really great communication and work

Fix fence for dogs

$250

What's the average cost of a pet fence contractor in Canberra

$150 - $270

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$150

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$200

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$270

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Average reviews for Pet Fencing Services in Canberra

based on 4 reviews

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What customer service do fencing contractors provide?

Fencing services include installing, repairing, and replacing a fence. Fencing contractors can perform any fencing task, be it building you a fence from scratch or removing your existing fence. Get any fencing task done on our platform, be it residential or commercial fencing services. Here’s a list of fencing services you can request on Airtasker. 

Fence installation prep 

Fence installation prep includes surveying your boundary fence line and planning fence placement. This step entails measuring and marking out the fenced area. Your fencing contractor can also help you choose the best type of fence based on your needs and preferences. 

Some popular fencing options include wood fencing, Colorbond fencing, and chain wire. If you need to remove a tree obstructing the site, a fencing contractor can help with that as well. As for your sourcing needs, delivery Taskers can pick up and deliver your fence panels to you. 

Fence installation 

Whether it's garden fencing, pet fencing, or even temporary fencing, the construction starts with putting up the end posts and corner posts. Typically, a fence erector digs up post holes and uses concrete to set the posts. Once the fence posts are set, your fence fitter will then put up the fence panels.  

Your fence should work in harmony with the landscaping. For instance, you’d want to avoid growing vines that could damage your fence. A landscaper can advise you on your landscaping decisions so that you can avoid costly mistakes. Both fencing and garden services are available on our platform. Taskers can even assemble your outdoor furniture if you’re setting up a cosy deck in your garden.  

Fence repair 

Fence repair is a cheaper and faster alternative to a total fence replacement. Methods for fence repair vary depending on the damage. To fix a rotted wood fence, your fencing contractor may remove the affected panels and replace them with new ones.  

If your fence posts are loose due to soil erosion, your fencing contractor may use soil or gravel backfill to steady the posts. Attach a photo to your task or schedule an on-site inspection. As an additional customer service, fencing contractors can assess your fence and recommend suitable solutions. 

Fence painting

Fence painting services are a great solution if your fence is looking tired or if you simply want to change the colour of your fence. Hire a Tasker to freshen up your fence with spray paint or touch-up paint. You can also avail of staining customer service to protect your wooden fence from moisture and bring out the wood’s natural beauty. 

Fence staining

There are two different ways to stain a fence, and one of them is by using a paint roller, which is ideal if you’re not in a rush. Staining a wood fence with a roller may involve other materials such as a paint tray, a paintbrush, and rags. Your Tasker will use the roller to cover your fence with the stain and apply one to two coats. 

Using a sprayer to stain a fence can take less time. Just like when using a roller, your Tasker may use materials to protect the area around your fence from overspray. They will then pour the stain into a sprayer and cover your fence with it. The duration will depend on the size and type of your fence, but the process can take several hours to several days.

Once they’re finished, they will inspect the fence, clear the surrounding area, and pack up their equipment. All you need to do is wait for the fence to dry completely. If having your fence stained using a roller doesn’t seem like the right fit for you, don’t worry because there is another available option.

Fence removal 

If your fence is beyond repair, or you’re looking to replace your chicken wire with a nicer fence, a fence removal Tasker can help. Fences provide safety, but they can also trap wildlife in a wooded lot. In such cases, you may be better off removing your fence. 

Whichever your reason for fence removal, a fencing contractor can tear down that fence you’ve always wanted to get rid of. Leave the strenuous tasks to your fencing contractor, from digging out your fence posts to taking the rubbish to the tip

Recent Fencing tasks in Canberra

Colorbond fence

$3,000

Scullin ACT, Australia

12th Apr 2024

Colorbond fence to be installed. About 60m

Construct and install a double wooden garden gate.

$999

Deakin ACT, Australia

11th Apr 2024

Construct a double garden gate (two gates closing on each other), each gate approximately 1.585 meter high and 0.88 m wide. They should consist of good quality timber boards, rounded at the top, and attached to a suitable timber or steel frame. The gates should have a keyed lock, preferably a Lockwood brand. The gates need to be installed, and attached to a brick garden wall on either side.

Need to reinforce a fence/partition

$120

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

2nd Apr 2024

Need to reinforce a high standing fence/partition.

Colorbond double gate

$500

Tuggeranong ACT, Australia

1st Apr 2024

Installation of double gate. Colorbond. Thanks

Setting up 20x temporary fence panels

$200

Calwell ACT, Australia

15th Mar 2024

Finish setting up 20x temporary fencing panels approximately 2.4m each panel plus connecting joints and plastic footings (50meters give or take). Objective = Corden off property from public access.

Managed the workload effectively, Very friendly, courteous and with some much appreciated extra tips. The outcome was better than expected.

Supply and instillation of Chain wire fence.

$1,000

Narrabundah ACT, Australia

12th Mar 2024

Seeking someone to supply and install chain wire fence, along with a gate for the back of our property. 17.2 metres long.

Replace timber fence with colourbond fence

$300

Harrison ACT, Australia

10th Mar 2024

2m length x 1.8m height, will need one sheet of monument colourbond to replace timber fence. - Due date: Flexible

Need a chain wired fence with 2 gates total length about 24 metres

$5,000

Florey ACT, Australia

5th Mar 2024

Need a front chain wired fence approximately 24 metres long and also need 2 gates

Remove and Replace Old Fence Panels

$450

Harrison ACT 2914, Australia

3rd Mar 2024

I've got 1258cm of fence panels I need removed, disposed of and replaced with materials I source, cutting of wooden panels will be required Screws and Nails will have to be supplied by the tasker Current panels are nailed into the frame Panels are from left to right, all 1.8m tall 73cm 375cm 197cm 197cm 355cm 61cm

Remove and then reinstall 2m glass fence (frameless) near pool

$350

Kambah ACT, Australia

3rd Mar 2024

Remove frameless glass fencing and then reinstall it. The purpose is to have it out of the way while verandah posts are being worked on. - Due date: Before Sunday, 15 October 2023

Very good to deal with. I would highly recommend Damien.

Cladding panel replace

$50

Gowrie ACT, Australia

1st Mar 2024

Need this cladding panel replaced. I have matching colorbond so would just need to be angle grinded to size and secured in place. - Due date: Before Saturday, 23 September 2023

Put up existing wrought iron fence including pouring cement for poles

$200

Weston ACT, Australia

29th Feb 2024

We have a large customised wrought iron fence with a gate. It needs to be assembled and put up with existing poles cemented into the ground. We will clean and touch up the paint.

Install pool glass gate to existing fence

$100

Aranda ACT, Australia

27th Feb 2024

The glass fence (for a pool) is already in place. Just need a glass gate put in to replace the white metal gate. We can remove the white gate if that is easier? The width is about 1m. Can pay for materials - Due date: Flexible

Repair pool pavers

$1,000

Deakin ACT, Australia

26th Feb 2024

Need a few pavers replaced before pool fence installed. See spigot holes already drilled. Also some of the fence post holes may need infilling. Have my own spare pavers. Ok for quote to wait until area inspected.

Fence gate

$750

Denman Prospect ACT, Australia

24th Feb 2024

Aluminium slat fencing Approximate 2700mm X 1800mm high 1Xsgl gate with lock latch deluxe 65mm x 16mm slats horizontally spaced 10mm supplied and install 1m x 1800 hardwood paling fence

Pailing Fence Install

$6,500

Watson ACT, Australia

16th Feb 2024

I am looking for quote to install 1.8 m height colourbond fence with sleepers. Fence will be around 70-80 m. Would need to find out exact boundary line to install the fence

10 meter section of cleared a wire fence built

$750

Downer ACT, Australia

11th Feb 2024

I have a section of garden that I want cleared and I’d like a 10 meter by 2 meter high section of fence built. To secure my backyard for my dogs

A fence taken down and the posts removed entirely

$500

Lyneham ACT, Australia

8th Feb 2024

I need a colourbond fence and gate taken down and disposed of. Posts are cemented in the ground. I have included many photos that show where the posts are embedded. There are 4 posts in total but I have taken photos of either side of the fence. The end of the fence buts up against the neighbours fence. Not sure if this is an issue. I would like the fence posts cut down and ground down to level so as not to pose a trip hazzard. - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 March 2024

The right man for the job! Darren is a hard worker with the skills to match. It was a pleasure meeting him.

Install wire fence

$2,000

Downer ACT, Australia

1st Feb 2024

Need a three meter high fence built. It’s wire and steel posts - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 7 February 2024

Install fence top

$123

Gungahlin ACT, Australia

1st Feb 2024

Need fence top installed (see photo). Quote hourly rate or can discuss if you want to do on a fix price basis - Due date: Flexible