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I would say depends on several things:
1) what % of the job is $400 ?
2) how good is the warranty - against all types of failure, or what - cedar fences usually fail in one of two ways - tornado/hurricane/waves/flood/car collision takes them out, or the posts (if not treated timber) rot out. The fence itself will change color and get fuzzy as it weathers, but should last 15-20 years in most areas.
3) generally, a fence is not something you would pay for a warranty on - if properly put up and with concreted-in copper chromate or copper napthalate treated posts (the green preservative) should last a long time and not need warranty work basically till the fasteners fail or the fence slat boards split too badly.
4) if I was going to spend extra money on a wood fence, it would be for a good quality penetrating sealer, not steel posts.
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Needless to say, thousands of dollars later, our property was still no more secure than it was before we installed the gates and fencing. I asked the contractor to please come out again...Take the probes out and install a push button (sold at Lowes) which is weather proof that would allow my guests to push the button to open the gates to leave. What he installed was a car garage clicker on a pole in my flower bed. He left one probe in the ground disconnected and the other connected and as he left he told me to not call him...The next day delivery truck drove past and my gate opened. It was the last straw.
The following day I contacted US Automatic to learn they had never heard of this "Authorized Dealer." They did refer me to
I think they were reluctant to do my job as it's in , a long way from them but this is only speculation. In any event they should have had the professional courtesy to respond in some fashion.
I called and talked to the receptionist and left a voice mail for
Hope this helps in your selection of a fence company.
Everything went well. I was VERY picky and cautious in selecting sprayed on the brick of the houses, paint over the gate hinges and gate hardware, etc.)
What I valued most of all, and the reason I added
His price was not competitive, and I feel his conduct does not meet professional standards.
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