Updated: June 2016
|Rail Fencing Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Split cedar rails. Posts with rail holes. 10' spacing. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|27 linear feet||$243.25||$347.73|
|Rail Fencing Labor - Basic|
Basic labor estimate to install rail fence. Layout post locations. Dig post holes up to 3' deep. Set wood posts in concrete at 8' spacing. Install and secure 3 horizontal rails between posts. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Rail Fencing Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install rail fence including: fasteners, post concrete and connectors.
|25 Linear Feet||$34.49||$40.00|
|Rail Fencing Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 8" diameter post hole auger, 12" miter saw, pneumatic nailer and portable concrete mixer.
|Totals - Cost to Install Rail Fence - 25 Linear Feet||$464.00||$837.56|
|Average Cost Per Linear Foot||$18.56||$33.50|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Rail Fence! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Rail Fence Installation project. For a basic 25 linear feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Rail Fence ranges between $18.56 - $33.50 per linear foot.
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These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS! Explore the full range of split rail fence new installation labor options and material prices here.
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