Will A Fence Increase The Value Of Your Home?
A question we are constantly asked here at FFO is: “Will building a fence increase the value of your home”?
Well, that is actually a very important question, so we thought we would answer it in today’s blog post.
Not to sound like a politician, but the answer is not as simple as yes or no. There are many variables that will determine the answer. Today, however, let’s take a look at just two of those variables.
Take Into Consideration Your Neighborhood
Do you live in a gated community where every home seems to have a vinyl privacy fence? If this is the case, adding a privacy fence will definitely make your property more attractive to sellers while standing out as fenceless will drop the resale value.
Yet, if in the same neighborhood, you install a chain link fence, it will undoubtedly do nothing for your resale value except possibly lower it as it may appear to be an eyesore in the community.
A fence contractor such as FFO can evaluate your local community and neighborhood and provide the professional advice you need regarding what type of fence will best increase your home worth.
Consider The Price
Many people take every opportunity to save a few dollars. This makes fiscal sense unless you are purchasing a product that won’t last.
Many fence companies install fences that are made from less than stellar materials or are built with shoddy workmanship.
And while you may save money on the front end, you will end up losing a fortune if your fence begins to sag, rot, etc, in a year or two.
A fence that is not maintained properly will 100% reduce the resale value of your home. Your property is much too important to scrimp with a fly-by-night company.
At Florida Fence Outlet, we have been in business for many years and boast thousands of happy customers.
So will adding a fence increase the value of my home? In most cases, the answer is yes. A fence is invaluable to families with kids and dogs. Just make sure the fence matches your neighborhood.
Will A Fence Increase The Value Of Your Home? You bet it will?
Contact us today to get your new fence today!