Compare Costs for Fences and Retaining Walls

Having a fence or retaining wall at your home is not uncommon. In fact, adding a new fence is one of the first major home improvements many young families take on as a DIY project, or have installed by a professional. Retaining walls are commonly added to shore up the side of a hill, or to add to your landscaping with either wood or decorative blocks.

In this section, you can review fence and retaining wall cost comparisons from both our local pros and other homeowners like yourself.


Aluminum Fence Costs

Average Cost: $32 / Foot
Price Range: $24 - $38 / Foot

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Block Retaining Walls

Average Cost: $8 Per Vertical Sqft
Price Range: $6 - $15 / Sqft.

Updated: Friday, September 15, 2017

Wood Retaining Walls

Average Cost: $19 / Vertical Sqft
Price Range: $10 - $32 / Sqft

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Wood Picket Fence

Average Cost: $14 / Linear Foot
Price Range: $9 - $33 / Foot

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Vinyl or PVC Fencing

Average Cost: $28.00 / foot
Price Range: $15.00 - $42.00 / foot

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Wooden Privacy Fences

Average Cost: $20.15 / Foot
Price Range: $12.50 - $29.60 / ft

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Split Rail Fences

Average Cost: $12.50 / ft
Price Range: $8.50 - $21.00 / ft

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Chain Link Fences

Average Cost: $21.50 / ft
Price Range: $9.50 - $31.70 / ft

Updated: Thursday, August 24, 2017