Fencing FAQ’s

Here we try and answer some general questions that you may have around Fencing materials, Timeframes, Costs and generally how we go about supplying you with a top quality Fence.If it’s quicker, why not give us a call!

How much does a pool fence cost?

Pool Fencing in Adelaide varies based on the materials you choose and the area that needs to be covered. There are two styles of pool fencing we specialise in; Tubular fencing and Glass fencing. The average costs are $2500.  Approximately speaking, if it’s a basic tubular pool fence, we work off of roughly $160.00 per metre for us to design and install. Bearing in mind some designs may attract a higher fee due the different spires and decorative finishes you may require.  For a Semi Frameless Glass Pool fence it’s roughly $ 350.00 per metre. And for Frameless glass fence we work off approximately $450.00 per metre. This includes installation, a gate and GST.

 

Where do your fences come from? 

We custom make our tubular or slat fencing here at our Lonsdale Factory in Adelaide’s southern suburbs. We manufacture using Australian Steel or Aluminium. The pool fencing Glass is Australian or imported, and we give you the choice when we’re discussing the project with you.

 

Do you provide ‘Supply Only’ for your Pool Fencing?

Yes, if you have the measurements that you require and the design you like, we will happily provide you with some fencing that you can install yourself. We work with a number of landscapers and pool companies in providing their pool fencing and steel fencing for their respective projects.

 

How long does it take to supply me with a fence? 

Most Fencing projects can be normally completed within 2 to 3 weeks from the moment you approve the quote to the installation of your new fence. If there is an impending property sale that requires pool fencing prior to handover, then we can work quicker if required.

 

What styles of fence can I choose from? 

We custom design and manufacture our fencing so the choices are endless. If you have a particular fence design in mind or a photo of something you would like, then please let us know. The standard styles of fencing include Tubular, slat, glass fencing.

 

What is the average height of a tubular pool fence?

The Standard height for a pool fence in Adelaide is 1200mm.

 

What pool fencing options are there?

We specialise in Tubular steel fencing, aluminium fencing, glass fencing and custom designed fencing. We can provide colourbond or good neighbour fencing but generally find that specialist colourbond fence suppliers are more competitive as it is not our core fencing business. If you require this as part of a total fencing job then this can be easily arranged.

 

Do you custom make your fences?

We custom make all our steel fences and aluminium slat fences. We’ve been doing it for over 25 years and because you’re buying direct from the us, the manufacturer, you’re generally saving on price too.

 

What are the regulations in South Australia around pool fences?  

Internal fences need to be 1200m high, Boundary Fences in South Australia need to be 1800mm high and Pool Gates HAVE to be self closing from any position.

You can view the South Australian pool compliance regulations here https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/property-and-land/buying-a-home-or-property/owning-a-property/pool-and-spa-safety

 

What colours of fence can I choose from?

We basically provide the full range of colours known to man.. All powdercoating colours available and done by us in our factory at Lonsdale in the southern suburbs of Adelaide.

 

Do I need council approval to construct a fence? 

Fencing approval in Adelaide is only required from your council if you are looking at a masonry fence or if the fencing is over 2100mm.

 

Do you do boundary Colourbond or Good neighbour fences?

As mentioned above, we will only supply this if it’s in conjunction with pool compliance or an existing project.

 

Do you provide Free Measure and Quotes for your fencing?

Yes we will happily provide you with a free fencing quote. Please call our office to book a time with our friendly fencing consultant.

 

What areas within Adelaide do you service?

We supply fencing throughout Adelaide.

We provide fencing quotes to Burnside, Norwood, Magill and Rostrevor in the East, across to Stirling, Aldgate, Crafers and regions within the Adelaide foothills, down to the coast including West Lakes, Grange, West Beach, Glenelg, Brighton and Seacliff and then everywhere in between down to Victor Harbor. This includes, Belair, Prospect, North Adelaide, Unley, Mitcham, Marion, Woodville, Mile End. Aberfoyle Park, Happy Valley, Mclaren Vale etc. Call us For a Free Fencing quote today!