Fencing projects are major renovations to your home or business property. They can add curb appeal and security for the property, or can lessen its value if the job is not done right. That’s why it’s very important to take your time choosing a contractor and ensure they meet every mark before installing your fence.
Below are just a few ways you can better vet your fencing contractor and guarantee a great outcome:
It’s important to look at several competing fence contractors before deciding on one. If you simply hire whoever a friend or someone online tells you, you might find they don’t offer the options you want or a price you can afford. By reading through several websites or reviews from different places, you can find the contractor that is the right fit for you.
Read reviews online.
Reviews are a great way to gauge what a contractor’s reputation and customer service experience are like. If you notice they don’t have many reviews or a majority of them are negative, you may want to look elsewhere. While almost no business has all positive reviews, you want to look for the qualities people praise and what they have had troubles with in the past to ensure you avoid a negative experience.
Ask your friends.
If you notice a friend or neighbor has recently built a new fence that you like, ask them who their installation team was! This is a great way to get firsthand information about different contractors in your area. They can tell you who has the best prices, who has the best selection, and who to avoid.
Visit in person.
While reviews and online information are crucial, the only way to know for sure whether or not you want to work with someone is to meet them. Visiting in-store also means you can browse different fence styles and ask questions about things like automatic gates and fencing for sloped properties. If you feel confident after your in-person visit, you can likely move on to an onsite consultation at your home or business.
FloriFence would be happy to meet with you to discuss your fence ideas, budget, and expectations for your next project. To learn more about what makes our customer service experience rise above the rest, give us a call or visit our office today!