Employing a fencing company can be expensive so you want to make sure that they are reputable. The greater the expense, the more research you should put in to ensuring they are experienced, have good references and will do a good job. The type of fencing you need and the amount required will both have an effect on the price.
Wooden fencing can be pretty cheap but if you require specialist fencing such as steel fencing for security, steel railings, sports fencing or other such products then you need to make sure that the people you employ are experienced and the fencing is what you need.
Ensure that the people you employ are not fly-by-night cowboys and are established and experienced. Make sure they have a fixed address for their work premises and check out their website for further information about them, their products and the work they have undertaken in the past.
The more information you can find about them the better decision you will be able to make on whether they are the right people to undertake your fencing work. Check whether their work is guaranteed, the longer the guarantee the more piece-of-mind you will have in the future should you have any problems related to the how the fencing was initially fitted.
Make sure the company you employ are solely fencing specialists. A jack-of-all-trades builder may be cheaper but is unlikely to do as good a job as an experienced expert, particularly with specialist installations such as steel fencing, perimeter fencing or security fencing and gates.
Also check that the installer is fully licensed, insured and bonded to undertake the work you require. Accidents can happen when undertaking any kind of work so ensuring that the installer is insured can help. Ensure you ask how long it will take for the fencing installation to be completed and if possible get a definite completion date. The more details you can get the better piece-of-mind you will have.