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Recent Fencing reviews in Canberra

"Blade salvaged a damaged colorbond panel in my fence so that I didn't need to buy a new one to replace it. He was efficient, personable, prompt and fantastic value for money. I thoroughly recommend him."

Colorbond fence panel repairs

$50

"Brilliant work! Highly recommend "

Replace old fence palings

$75

"Scott was great. Communicated well, showed up on time and got the job done quickly and effectively. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him."

Digging six fence posts out

$300

"Thx mark look forward to the next job"

Build a box to cover a pool filter

$250

"Thanks Brandan for doing such a great job on the garden today. So grateful for the prompt work. Highly recommended airtasker!! "

Dog proofing the yard with some wire and mulching

$350

"Good job, thanks for your help."

Fix fence and lock

$50

What's the average cost of a Fencing Contractor in Canberra

$100 - $320

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$100

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$152

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$320

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What do fencing services include?

Fencing services include installing, repairing, and replacing a fence. Taskers 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 Tasker 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 Tasker 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 

Fence 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 Tasker may remove the affected panels and replace them with new ones.  

If your fence posts are loose due to soil erosion, your fence specialist may use soil or gravel backfill to steady the posts. Attach a photo to your task or schedule an on-site inspection. 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 services to protect your wooden fence from moisture and bring out the wood’s natural beauty. 

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 Tasker can tear down that fence you’ve always wanted to get rid of. Leave the strenuous tasks to your fence specialist, from digging out your fence posts to taking the rubbish to the tip

Recent Fencing tasks in Canberra

Erect a short boundary fence

$320

Aranda ACT, Australia

19th Jun 2022

Erect a fence with gate between garage and house using 'Protector' aluminium boundary fencing from Bunnings. Span is 4 metres. Will need to take up two pavers, dig and set posts, hang gate and fence panels. All fencing parts supplied including hinges and latches. - Due date: Flexible

Repair small portion of colour bond fencing

$150

Watson ACT, Australia

5th Jun 2022

A small section of my existing colour bond fence has come loose. The sheets are not connected under the top panel. Would like done ASAP

Very impressed with Matt. Responded quickly and job done same day. Very professional and reliable

Wrought iron gate

$3,000

Monash ACT 2904, Australia

27th May 2022

I would like to have a customised, ornate, wrought iron gate made to fit a gap 123cm wide and 178cm high.

Replace old Gate Latch with new Gate Latch

$100

Nicholls ACT, Australia

8th Mar 2022

Remove old gate latch which is misalined due to not being level at the colorbond gate. With new supplied Premium security Gate Latch - Due date: Flexible

Perfect!! On time and certainly an expert in his field. Job well done, TYVM!!

Install 4 metres of timber fence and gate

$400

Flynn ACT, Australia

16th Feb 2022

I am looking to partially screen ground floor front of house. Job consists of installing timber rails for 1.5 metre Windsor cypress pickets that will be pre painted (first coat at least). There will be approx 60 pickets. I would like the pailings screwed, with close to no gaps, rather than nailed. There are two sections, each of 2 metres wide, both between existing brick pillars. There’s also need to install a timber gate, with a lockable catch, between a wall and one of the pillars. I will get the materials you need for the job and have them on site. Access to the work area is very easy for a tradie trailer. Flat concrete working area. Quote is for labour component only negotiable as required. Flexible on timing but want it done by early march. ASAP is good. - Due date: Flexible

Andrew was obliging and efficient at assisting me with this task. He has a good range of tools which was helpful on the job. As things turned out I was able to do most of it myself but Andrew’s assistance was very useful.

Re-route a pool fence

$350

Chapman ACT 2611, Australia

7th Feb 2022

We're getting a deck installed and need 2 panels of a pool fence to be re-routed to clear some space. Will need some new footing and possibly trimming one panel to size.

Great and fast work!

Small temporary fencing job

$150

Canberra ACT, Australia

1st Jan 2022

Install temporary fencing, repair loose palings, remove rubbish

Great work, good communication. Flexible. Very helpful.

We'd like to replace a timber fence and gate with colourbond.

$2,500

Conder ACT 2906, Australia

15th Jun 2022

We need a new gate and are thinking of also replacing the length of timber fencing with colourbond. - Due date: Flexible

Colorbond fence and gate installation

$800

Wright ACT, Australia

3rd Jun 2022

Installation of colorbond fence and gate. I will buy the material. Tasker has to pick the material up and build the fence. Fence length around 19mts including 1.2mts gate. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 6 June 2022

Swing gate across driveway - stop dogs getting in. Width 4.5 m. ASAP!

$5

Rivett ACT, Australia

27th May 2022

Not sure! Would appreciate suggestions. Main aim is to ensure big dogs cannot get in. Would it be possible to put something temporary up in the meantime? BTW, I cannot say a budget as I have no idea what to expect! Hence put in $5!:) - Due date: Flexible

Outdoor fence gate fix

$80

Dunlop ACT, Australia

5th Mar 2022

Backyard gate falls off all the time due to inadequate installation. All major parts available, may need extra brackets. Please contact for photos.

Job completed very promptly.

Timber fence palings

$50

Curtin ACT, Australia

7th Feb 2022

Hi, I’m needing 5-6 of the timber palings on our backyard fence repaired. We had a gardener recently trim the leaves hanging on the fence and knocked some palings out of shape, and he’s since disappeared and won’t return any calls or messages. I don’t think the palings need replacing - just realigning to be straight and then drilled into the horizontal fence post frame.

Very quick turnaround time, and great work done! Would definitely contact again in the future, cheers James.

Help Installing alloy boundary fencing

$5

Charnwood ACT, Australia

16th Jan 2022

Need help concreting posts and setting up gates. Using alloy pool style fencing - Due date: Flexible

Thomas was a great help

Paling fence is unstable, needs repair.

$300

Lyons ACT, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

Side paling fence 1800 high needs repair. - Due date: Before Sunday, 17 July 2022

Remove fence post

$100

Campbell ACT 2612, Australia

9th Jun 2022

Need help to remove (and take away) fence and fence post.

On time. Excellent work.

New Pool fence installation

$2,000

Conder ACT 2906, Australia

29th May 2022

I’m after a glass pool fence installation roughly 7 meters - Due date: Flexible

Heavy pruning, screen fence with steel posts removal

$500

Duffy ACT, Australia

23rd May 2022

Two small trees heavily pruned. Screen fence with steel posts removed. Posts need to be cut off at ground level. All rubbish removed. - Due date: Flexible

Oscillot cat containment installed on fence

$250

Kambah ACT, Australia

17th Feb 2022

Looking to have the Oscillot cat containment fence attachment installed on 8m of colorbond fence and a 1m colorbond gate. Hoping to get this done as soon as possible. https://oscillot.com.au/pages/installation

James was great! Very fast and efficient.

Instal star pickets for dog mesh fencing to attach

$70

Chifley ACT, Australia

7th Feb 2022

I need star pickets put in with proper post driver and attach dog mesh which I have ready. Two areas with good access. One area about 3.5 metres and the other area about 8 metres - 7 or 8 posts maximum

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

Fix Woden fence

$25

Kaleen ACT 2617, Australia

5th Jan 2022

One of the woden fence is wide apart..You will need a hammer and nails to put it back.

Quick and good! Recommend!