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Tru-Link Fence

5009 W Lake St
Melrose Park, IL 60160847-568-9300

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Rustic Wood Fences

9116 N Milwaukee Ave
Niles, IL 60714847-827-7456

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Peerless Fence

33W401 Roosevelt Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185630-584-7710

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Aronson Fence

26356 W Ivanhoe Rd
Wauconda, IL 60084847-526-9300

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Cedar Rustic Fence

99 Republic Ave
Joliet, IL 60435815-741-1635

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Classic Fence

1822 Rte 30
Oswego, IL 60543630-551-3400

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Cardinal Fence & Supply

1025 Industrial Dr
Bensenville, IL 60106630-860-5188

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Shogren Fence

34305 N Fairfield Rd
Round Lake, IL 60073847-740-9111

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A First Fence

10 N Elm St
Hillside, IL 60162708-547-7555

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Fenceworks

2356 Skokie Valley Rd
Highland Park, IL 60035847-432-0900

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K Brothers Fence

19008 S Wolf Rd
Mokena, IL 60448708-479-0414

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Action Fence

945 Tower Rd
Mundelein, IL 60060847-949-6690

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Northwest Cedar Products

15537 Weber Rd
Romeoville, IL 60446815-836-8731

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The Fence Store

5009 W Lake St
Melrose Park, IL 60160708-410-1400

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Discount Fence

709 Ogden Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515630-971-1404

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Raupp Fence

PO Box 1716
Arlington Heights, IL 60006847-253-6556

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Fence Connection

970 Villa St
Elgin, IL 60120847-622-8860

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Top Line Fence

2130 N Cicero Ave
Chicago, IL 60639773-637-2122

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Aztec Fence

11 S Fairfield Rd
Round Lake, IL 60073847-740-4655

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Universal Fence

195 Midlothian Rd
Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047847-205-0877

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How we gather (and how to interpret) our data

Good fences cost good money. Though some homeowners opt to DIY the job, most count on fence builders to help with the design and handle the construction. We found some in the area that were highly rated by their customers; unfortunately, we also found some that weren’t held in high regard at all. And our mystery shoppers discovered huge price differences among companies bidding on the same job.

Begin by reviewing and deciding on fence type, materials, finish, height, spacing and width of slats, and post size. Also decide whether you want extras such as latticework or an electronic gate. Most fence builders provide catalogs you can examine.

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