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How Much Does Fence Repair Cost?

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How Much Does Fence Repair Cost?

Repairing a fence is one of the most expensive parts of fence ownership. As with anything, you will get what you pay for.

So, if you choose to go with a cheap option, you may have to replace the fence sooner than expected.

This is due to shoddy workmanship and/or materials. If you do decide to fix your fence, then the costs can be as low as $2,000 for materials and labor or as high as $15,000 depending on the size of your property and quality of materials used.

The following is an example of how much it might cost to repair a wooden privacy fence:

Fence Repair – Example

Materials:

Wood posts x 6 = $40 per post (total cost = $240)

Wood posts x 8 = $40 per post (total cost = $320)

Wood posts x 10 = $40 per post (total cost = $400)

Post Caps x 10 = $2 each (total cost = $20)

Railings x 3 = $2 each (total cost = $6) Top Rail x 2 = $3 each (total cost =$6)

Bottom Rail x 2= $3 each (total cost=$6)

Fence panels x 2 = $2 each (total cost = $4)

Cost of Materials: $346 Labor: 4 hours x $50 per hour = $200 Total Cost: $546

In Singapore, the average cost to repair a fence is S$200 to S$300.

In Malaysia, the average cost to repair a fence is MYR100 to MYR150.

In Indonesia, the average cost to repair a fence is IDR1,000 to IDR2,000.


If you want to save money, you can do the repairs yourself. Just make sure that you are comfortable with power tools and know how to properly use them.

If not, then it is probably best to leave the job to a professional.


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