Kernersville Driveway Gate Installers

in Kernersville, NC

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The professionalism from the first phone call was second to none. I was responded to promptly and politely. They explained initially that they do not do work in my area. The manager made an exception, and the appraiser was there at my house within 48 hours. The appraiser was friendly and professional. My favorite part? This man wasn't trying to "upsell" me on anything. He made some suggestions for the better integrity of the fence location. At the end of the day we had agreed on location and materials. By evening I had a quote in my inbox. We chose not to put up a fence at all, but if we do, I will be calling them back.
I have now sold my home, and I gave the company information to the new homeowner. She will likely be calling to hire them in January. Thank you guys....I know who to call for my new home if I need fence work done. Happy Consumer


- Melinda B.
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Everything went well. The fence is of great quality. All of the white cedar comes from Alpena, MI and constructed by
. Everyone on the job was very friendly and respectful. I couldn't ask for a more quality job. The only issue I had was that I had to be a little forceful when it came to working out a timeline of the events that needed to happen (coming out for an estimate, getting a permit, setting an install date). I gave them the benefit of the doubt and stayed patient as I knew they were busy with other jobs. In total, I waited about a month from the estimate until the time that the fence was installed. My wife and I were just excited to get the fence up because of an annoying dog next door. They always say, "Good things come to those who wait". This was definitely true with
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Before I hired
to do the job, I went around the neighborhood looking at the different fences. There were a few companies that stood out to me. Of the companies I researched and called for estimates, all of the companies were in the same ballpark in terms of price. Reliable was on the higher end of price, but they definitely had a superior product in comparison to some of the other companies.

- Anthony C.

Kernersville Driveway Gate Installers

Kernersville, NC

Kernersville Driveway Gate Installation And Repair Articles

Driveway Gate Installation And Repair reviews in Kernersville

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We couldn't have been more pleased.
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came to our house within a day after we called him, based on the recommendations on Angie's list, and after our intitial call, he promptly emailed us a color brochure with the various levels of gates he had available and their options so we weren't flying blind. When he came to the house, he was very personable and forthright. We showed him the gate to be replaced and what we wanted in a new gate after he carefully explained the options, with samples, of type of slats, color of metal trim, types of closures and locks, and the prices of all of them. We picked what we wanted and he wrote it up for us to look at. The entry level gate would have been just fine, but we opted for an upgraded gate and the prices were reasonable, nothing
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. He made the appropriate measurements, which included compensating for a wall that had gone out of plumb. They manufacture the gate to fit, and within two weeks the gate was installed, exactly as ordered. The stud spacing on the garage side of the gate was peculiar to accommodate some of the features inside the garage, and the installers worked very hard at finding the right stud to anchor that part of the gate frame to. They were very interested in doing the job right and were proud of their work.
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came to inspect it before they left, and we are happy customers.
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gets a very high recommendation from us.
- George W.
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I used
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with
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on a previous occasion. I have electric gates on the front and rear of my property and the rear gate flooded (he did not do the original installation) and I contacted
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to repair the or replace the gate opener.
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made many time line promises and missed them all by a mile. It took over a month to repair our gate. I like the opener brand and wanted to change my front gate from a slider to a swing gate. I asked
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for an estimate. He quoted me $3796 and he'd have the work done in about 10 days to 2 weeks. I asked how sure are of that date having experience with
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's promises on our last job with him. I asked him if he would be willing to give me a 10% discount if the job wasn't completed within 21 days. He agreed and we gave him a deposit and signed the contract.

The first time
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showed up on the job was the day before his 21 day deadline. Then again the following day. When I looked at the job on day 21 it was far from complete. The gate I assumed would go parallel to the existing fence just like it was as a sliding gate. He had it going at an angle of sorts. The gate was also not level heading down hill. When I pointed out the problem he said he could fix both problems but he'd have to order a new post to close the gate to and that would take a few days. Then he should up to set the post and correct the leveling of the gate. Out of time for the third trip out the gate was operational but still incomplete. Everything needed painting and the gate opening button needed to be installed and wired and some filler needed to be added between the old gate post and the new location of the post. 2 months went by and
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never even called once to let me know when he's going to finish the job. I finally sent him a check shorting it by the agreed on 10% plus a little for the work that was left incomplete.

I still never heard from
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. I thought I'd get a call from him apologizing for not showing up to finish the job at least. No calls though. Fast forward a few months and the rear gate that
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fixed for me stopped working. This is only about a year or less since the initial repair. I left him several messages and quickly realized he's not going to call me back. I wasn't blaming hi or anything for the rear gate failure.. I just thought he'd be the best person to fix it again since he fixed it once before. But
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never returned my phone calls.

I find this very unprofessional of him. What should I have done. Let him have one or two more months to finish. Shame on me for expecting the job to be completed as agreed in our contract.


- Martin L.
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We had been having trouble for months with our gate and had another person who came out 4 times only to charge us over $200 and continually tell us that the gate simply would not work in the rain. We're in Miami. It is summer. It rains every day. There is no way that answer was going to be suitable for us so I called
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Metals this morning and spoke with Ozzie, who said he would call me back with a time when someone could come. He called at 11:30 and said
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would be at our place between 12 and 12:15 and he pulled up at 12:10.
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was able to find the problems and he fixed a visibly broken piece on the inside, plus there was a metal thing that was bent out of shape that was triggering something incorrectly so he fixed that, too. He even touched up some chipped paint on our gate so it looks really nice now. Also he was finished in under an hour. We were very happy with their service.
- Kathryn K.
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Everything went very smoothly. They showed up on time to provide an estimate. Even though it was a small job, he didn't give us a hard time when we gave him a coupon to save a few extra bucks. We wanted to compare pricing so we called in 3 other contractors but
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had the best price. When I called to book the job I gave them a credit card for the deposit and they said it would be about 2 - 2.5 weeks. The guys actually showed up about 10 days later. Only "problem" was that I wasn't expecting them because no one called to say they were coming to do the install. I just happened to be home from work on the day they showed up at the door so that was lucky. They had the job completed in about 3-3.5 hours and it looks great. Again, it was a small job but the guys didn't complain about anything. I called the office the day of the install and paid the balance by credit card. Now we can go outside with our toddler without worrying that he will run into the street.
- Beverly M.
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I chose not to use
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, which built the fence for my home's previous owner in 2005. The primary reason was that the price seemed far too high.
The company did not give me a "time and materials" bid but simply an all-in number to do the job, which the bid described as "cut[
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] off 4-hinges and reweld[
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] new ball bearing [hinges], install 3-ind cane bolt, install 1-post cap, grease up all hinges on both gates, and adjust as necessary." The price? $1520 plus tax.
When I told them the price was too high and that I had expected detail, I was told that the
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cane bolts were $122 each, so the hinges and the cap would be $1,153 plus tax.
Heavy-duty hinges of the type they proposed can be found on-line for less than $5 each, but let's give them the benefit of the doubt and say they charge $10 each. That's $40 for the hinges. Add another $10 for the post cap, and we're at $50. That leaves $1,103 for labor. Even if it took an hour per hinge to cut off each hinge with a grinder, then weld a new one in place, that would be four hours, which would mean an hourly labor rate of $275. I could not accept that bid as reasonable for the work involved, so didn't have them do the work.
- Carl D.
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It went excellently; I'm quite pleased.
Overall, between November and the end of March,
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installed about 300 linear feet of very nice 6-foot tall iron fence, along with 5 single-gates and a double-gate. It does a very nice job of keeping out the deer (and bears).
- Jim L.
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We had contacted
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Gate due to Angie's List recommendation. In the initial contact, we had expressed that the outside wires had been cut from gardening in the yard and needed a new line.
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came out and gave an estimate of $200. He didn't have the proper supplies to complete job and came back the next day. After the job was completed, he charges us $275. I didn't dispute the charge, even though he left his trash and cigarette butts throughout my yard.
The next day, my remote in my car was not functioning properly. I had to get up really close to the gate, whereas before
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fixed it, my remote was working great. Our gate would work sometimes through the connection from the house. After a couple of weeks, I called to get
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back out thinking that this was at least a 30 day warranty. I immediately got push back and was told that I had an old unit and that I needed to get a new unit. I explained that our remotes from cars and handheld were working great until
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repaired it. Again, I was surprised at the resistant.
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came back out, did a few adjustments and said if this doesn't work, then we really needed a new unit. Again, the gate was not working properly.
So we took it upon ourselves to fix it. We sealed the wire where
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had connected outside since he had left it exposed and also found that the antenna on the gate had been bent (that is why the remotes weren't working right). The gate is working fine now.
Needless to say, I will NEVER use
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and will tell everybody I know what had happened.
- Elaine S.
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When we started the process they estimated a 2 to 3 week wait for the work to be done, three days later they were setting posts and the next day the fence was up and done. Excellent work.
- Patrick H.
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All Driveway Gate Installers in Kernersville, NC

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

3G construction

Burlington, NC

Accurate Surveying PLLC

2400 Loeschs Lane
Winston Salem, NC

After Grass Inc.

Jamestown, NC

Allied Fence Company of Greensboro

202 Stage Coach Trail
Greensboro, NC

Ander Walker Plumbing, Inc.

319 Elam Ave
Ramseur, NC

AR Home Improvements, LLC

216 Athens Drive
Winston Salem, NC

ARCADIA FENCE INC

1379 FRIEDBERG CHURCH RD
Winston Salem, NC

Baltic Iron Doors & Naddour's Ornamental Iron

1221 E Warner Ave
Santa Ana, CA

Birdie Home Improvements LLC

488 Long Perryman Rd
Winston-Salem, NC

C2 Contractors, LLC

405 Banner Avenue
Greensboro, NC

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north
Birmingham, AL

CG Hayes General Contractor

4231 Kildare Dr
Greensboro, NC

Cornwall Builders, Inc

137 Briar Cliff Court
Thomasville, NC

Craftsman Direct Handyman Home Improvement

8311 Brier Creek Parkway
Raleigh, NC

Diversified Fence Builders, Inc.

7349C West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC

Doss Restoration & Carpet Cleaning

201 Lexington Dr
High Point, NC

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