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.


Invisible Dog Fences

Average Cost: $650
Price Range: $150 - $2,500

Updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Aluminum Fence Costs

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

Updated: Friday, March 30, 2018

Block Retaining Walls

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

Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Wood Retaining Walls

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

Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Wood Picket Fence

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

Updated: Friday, March 30, 2018

Vinyl or PVC Fencing

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

Updated: Friday, March 30, 2018

Wooden Privacy Fences

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

Updated: Monday, April 9, 2018

Split Rail Fences

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

Updated: Friday, March 30, 2018

Chain Link Fences

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

Updated: Friday, March 30, 2018