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  • "We ordered your Style 8 with decorative finials at 5' high and it looks magnificent! Everyone that sees it has complimented on the quality and looks of your products."
    Steven Shelton
    Shenandoah, Virginia
  • "I purchased an aluminum gate from GreatFence.com for my deck and I must say that the order process, the delivery, the installation and above all, the positive comments about the look of the new gate has made this experience a delight. The product was well made, fairly priced and easy to install."
    Ronald Andrewlevick
    Dahlonega, Georgia
  • "We have received an installed your Residential, Style 4 fence and gates and it looks awesome!"
    Jeff Grogan
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • "GreatFence.com has the best aluminum fence I have seen. The design of this fencing system makes it so straightforward that even homeowners can install it. Delivery was prompt and there was no freight damage because of the extra packing."
    Bruce Davenport
    Blue Point, New York
  • "My wife and I installed our new gate and we are in our 60s! I am an engineer and really appreciate the quality of your products."
    Michael Lee
    New Braunfels, Texas
  • "I had a great experience using your aluminum fencing products not to mention how easy it was to install. Furthermore, I left Florida to go to Texas during Hurricane Wilma and when I returned your fence and gates were still standing while other aluminum fencing in the area appeared to have been torn apart by the storm."
    Aris Konstantinidis
    Ft. Meyers, Florida
  • "I want to thank GreatFence for meeting and exceeding my expectations in product quality and, equally as important, service! Your aluminum fence and hardware are of EXCELLENT QUALITY!"
    Mike Barba
    Hopedale, Massachusetts
  • "I was a little hesitant in placing such a large order over the internet. However, after receiving my aluminum fence materials on time, I was happy that I chose Great Fence. Your company has a top notch product at a fantastic price!"
    Ryan Phillips
    Lincoln, Nebraska
  • "Excellent service, excellent product. My wife and I could not be happier having chosen GreatFence.com."
    Alfred Scott
    Mobile, Alabama
  • "Your products are 1st Class and looks like it belongs at a 5-STAR Resort Hotel!"
    Daniel Degeeter
    Sussex, New Jersey
  • "It's been 3 years since I installed my first order of aluminum fencing and gates from Great Fence and we still receive compliments on it. I even used a pressure washer on it recently (just to clean off some dirt) and it did not disturb the paint finish one bit. It is such a durable product that I'm ordering more fencing and gates this year for another area of my home."
    Jeff West
    Brownsburg, Indiana
  • "I want to thank you so much for the beautiful fence! Everyone LOVES it! You were so nice in helping me with my order and the fast delivery. If I ever need another aluminum fence, you will always be the one I pick. Thank You!"
    Beverly Prince
    Pasadena, Maryland
  • "We love your aluminum fence and gates! The installation was easy and everything turned out great!"
    Dennis Shearer
    Sacramento, California
  • "Your Industrial Grade, Style 7, 8 foot high fencing and gates turned out beautiful! We will be ordering more this year as this is a large, on-going project for the hospital."
    Don Bullen, Western State Hospital
    Hopkinsville, Kentucky
  • "We love the aluminum fence and gates that we ordered from you. It was extremely easy to install and the looks are unbelievable! My neighbors and friends are constantly complimenting your products."
    Phillip Payton
    Greenville, North Carolina
  • "The fencing and gate products we ordered from you looks super!"
    Sharon Everson
    Gig Harbor, Washington State
  • "We ordered over 1000 linear feet of your industrial aluminum fence and the project went perfect. Your products are stronger and heavier than I ever could have imagined!"
    Bernardo Guitierrez
    Ft. Bliss Army Base, El Paso, Texas
  • "The Residential Sandstone, Style 3 looks wonderful! I was able to install it myself and it was very easy and straightforward. We're very happy with your products and service."
    Doug Cotton
    Henderson, Nevada
  • "All of my neighbors have commented to me on how beautiful your products look at my home. I'm more than happy to discuss your products and installation with any potential, future customers that you might have. Please feel free to have them e-mail met at: rickwmson@hotmail.com""
    Rick Williamson
    Pocatello, Idaho
  • "Excellent product. I still can't believe how easy it was to install. With only 1 other person, I was able to install 351 linear feet of fencing in 3 days. All of my neighbors tell me how beautiful my new fence is."
    Alan Adams
    Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee
  • "Fence arrived in great shape. I installed it last weekend and it looks great. Easy to install. My wife and I love the flat-satin bronze. It was the perfect choice for our application."
    Matthew Kippenhan
    Littleton, Colorado
  • "Everything turned out great - the fast shipping and the delivery truck driver. The packaging was fantastic and every part was included and in great shape. The fence looks terrific! Thanks so much!"
    Lynette Holtberg
    Glenwood, Minnesota
  • "Very nice, high quality product. The fence looks great; we are very happy with your products!"
    Christopher Getty
    Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
  • "I received my gate in record time and it is absolutely beautiful. It installed easily and it is extremely sturdy. Thank you and I will definitely do business with you again and I will also refer your company."
    Nancy Pillarella
    Cromwell, Connecticut
  • "Love your aluminum fence. Have had multiple comments from neighbors and passerbys. Feel more secure with it and will much more so after our big double gate is up.....great product!"
    Mr. & Mrs. Charles Davis
    Kansas City, Missouri
  • "Everything arrived in perfect condition! Everyone loves your fence and gates!"
    Rita Carrier
    Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • "We purchased your STYLE 7 in Bronze and it looks beautiful! Thank you!"
    Mark Corrales
    Lawton, Oklahoma
  • "I have seen a lot of fencing products over the years and my customers here on the island are very particular and critical about the quality that we use because we are surrounded by water and ocean air. The quality of your products is truly outstanding! And, the thickness of the material is beyond anything I've ever used before! I am so amazed with your products and my customer is speechless."
    Alva Gustave
    St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
  • "Everything came out exactly as you have advertised on your website and it looks perfect! Everything in the order shipped was correct and it looks absolutely gorgeous! The quality of your products is superior to other fencing and gates I have seen."
    Paul Van Berkum
    Geneva, Illinois
  • "The fence and gates look beautiful! Our seaside motel needed new fencing and gates and I can't begin to tell you how great it now looks! It has totally transformed the look of our property. We are a very happy customer!"
    Julie Cummings
    Atlantic Coast Inn, Fenwick Island, Delaware
  • "Everything looks wonderful!"
    Dr. Sakura
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • "We literally have had people stop and ask us where we got our fencing and gates."
    Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Darras
    Conway, Arkansas
  • "You have a Great Product! This fencing system was very easy to install, especially from a not-so-handy man."
    Brian Stratton
    Columbus, Ohio
  • "The local fence company here in Ohio was extremely high on the investment cost. We saved a ton of money by going with GreatFence.com"
    Barney Paskiet
    Holland, Ohio
  • "The service we received at your company has just been outstanding. Your consultants were professional, knowledgeable and very helpful. We have had your aluminum fencing products since 2005 and it still looks fabulous! We were also surprised at how easy it was to install."
    Chris Noga
    Marcy, New York
  • "The aluminum fence and gates we purchased from you turned out great and really defined our property boundaries. We are very happy with the quality of your fencing products. And, we have received many compliments from our neighbors....many of whom will be contacting you so they can install fencing on their property."
    David Weber
    Durand, Wisconsin
  • "We have had a great deal of compliments on the aluminum fencing and gate system that we purchased from you. We appreciate very much the quality of your products and the service we received at GreatFence.com."
    Andy Edwards
    Bettendorf, Iowa
  • "The large driveway gate that we purchased from looks fantastic! Thank you!"
    Judy DeKroub
    Brighton, Michigan
  • "You cannot find a fence gate product at the level of quality and construction that your products are made...here. There is no doubt that this is the best aluminum fence and driveway gate products on our block."
    Jim M.
    San Antonio, Texas
  • "We've been so pleased with the durability and performance of our Great Fence from a few years ago (Sept. 2005), that we're getting ready to do another fence project with you guys."
    Pete Dolfis
    Seneca, South Carolina
  • "We wanted to let you know that we love the swimming pool aluminum fence and gate system that we ordered from you. Everything turned out great!"
    Dorothy Chung
    Baltimore, Maryland
  • "I want to let you know how pleased I am with your aluminum fence products. It completed my court yard and the quality is OUTSTANDING!"
    Nicolai Buse
    Boca Raton, Florida
  • "Absolutely gorgeous! I did a ton of research before I chose GreatFence.com and I must tell you, your products are the best I've ever seen! I am just tickled to death over how incredible my fence and gates came out! Thank you!"
    Anthony Hosey
    Colonial Heights, Virginia
  • "We are extremely happy and satisfied customers. The quality and ease of installation of your aluminum fence is outstanding. We have referred many of our neighbors to GreatFence.com because of our experience with your company. The Installation Manual on your website is excellent and allowed us to make important decision prior to and during the quick installation process."
    Cindy Sparks
    Sterling, Massachusetts
  • "I helped my son install your fencing and gates last year on a golf course. It went up in no time, with no problems and we received so many compliments on it that I'm ordering more for my home."
    John Fontecchio
    Canon City, Colorado
  • "I am so pleased with my aluminum pool fence. It is beautiful beyond what I had hoped and it was so easy to install. The double punched panels adjusted brilliantly to my sloped area and you were so much help from beginning to end. Everyone that sees it cannot believe how much it enhanced the looks of the swimming pool and the best part is that it is now up to code! I would gladly recommend GreatFence to anyone."
    Bette Hestle
    Great Valley, New York
  • "The project turned out amazing! The fence was everything and more I had hoped for. The parts were all there, the installation was simple and the quality and strength of your products is outstanding! The shipping was easy and nothing was damaged and the order was complete on the first load. We saved just over $4200 by doing the project ourselves."
    James Shade
    Curryville, Pennsylvania
  • "In addition to the excellent service I received, the final product installed is something to see! Your aluminum fencing and gate system is polished and rich, not gaudy. I am extremely pleased with the quality and looks of your products!"
    Lori Coley
    Creedmoor, North Carolina
  • "I looked at Home Depot, Lowes, Delgard and other aluminum fence suppliers before I found GreatFence.com. Not only was your pricing lower but the quality and design of your products is by far superior to any of the other aluminum fence company products I had looked at."
    Paul Scioneaux
    Vacherie, Louisiana
  • "Wonderful product; everything turned out great, the fence is beautiful!"
    Gary Baxter
    Blaine, Washington State
  • "We love the fence we purchased! It was amazingly easy to install."
    Doug Marx
    Ballston Spa, New York
  • "I can't say enough about the quality of your aluminum fence gates and the entire process of ordering all of my fencing materials from you. The packaging of your products is superb! We have a home in Florida and plan to be ordering more from GreatFence.com."
    William Bentley
    Sauquoit, New York
  • "I knew I was purchasing a premium product, however, I was still amazed at how classy and durable your aluminum fence and gate systems look after installation had been completed. I love your fencing products and it compliments our neighborhood extremely well. It's a perfect fit."
    Corrado Grieci
    Winchester, Massachusetts
  • "The aluminum pool fence we ordered is beautiful and it was easy to install. Your aluminum fence and gates are not only great for security, but (as my neighbor commented) they must be shown off! Great Fence exceeded my expectations!"
    Mike Montgomery
    Sandown, New Hampshire
  • "Gorgeous! Everything came out perfect! Everyone that sees it marvels at our new fence!"
    Lois Enslow
    Fernandina Beach, Florida
  • "The fence we purchased from you looks great!"
    Jeremy Butler
    Oceanside, California
  • "My husband and I put up your fence and gate products over the weekend and it looks phenomenal!"
    Deena L. Brooks
    Bowling Green, Kentucky
  • "Initially I was hesitant to purchase your ornamental, aluminum fencing and gates because I needed a strong product but I also wanted a maintenance free product that I would not have to repaint 2-3 years down the road. Let me just say that I was extremely surprised after receiving my shipment from you. Your products are strong and durable. Honestly, I could not believe how stable and reinforced your fence panels and gates turned out. Not to mention that I was able to easily install 17 panels in 1 day....by myself."
    Kirk Smith
    Temecula, California
  • "We purchased our first fence from you back in February 2006 and it still looks new! We are very happy with your products and service and I will be ordering more from you this summer for another project."
    Pat Olle
    Wimberly, Texas
  • "We purchased your aluminum fencing and compared them with sample aluminum fence panels from Lowes and Jerith... and there is no comparison. Yours is a heavier, stronger and nicer product any way you slice it. The products we inspected from Lowes and Jerith were rickety and flimsy...yours are strong and sturdy. I could see the difference immediately. There is no doubt to the superiority of your fencing and gate products. We will be ordering more."
    Robert Elder
    Jacksonville, Florida
  • "Very happy with the quality and design of your aluminum fence products. The fence panel to post connection was simple. I used the rubberbands that were included with my shipment to temporarily hold the panels into the aluminum posts while a lined the rails up (prior to setting) and that worked out really well. Overall, I'm real happy that I chose your company for this important project."
    Rene St. Pierre
    Edmond, Oklahoma
  • "Gorgeous product. You get what you pay for and GreatFence makes a superior product! And, it's an easy product to install."
    Willard Poland
    Harriman, Tennessee
  • "Beautiful products, superior design and premium service!"
    Howard Berger
    Edgewater, Maryland
  • "Your fencing and gate products are designed for quick and easy installation and we really appreciated how quickly we were able to complete the installation. We are very happy with the quality and design of your products."
    Dave Harper
    Milledgeville, Georgia
  • "I was able to install your pool compliant, Style 3 aluminum fencing and gate system in 1 day! We love the Designer Arch option for your gates. I am a 100% satisfied customer!"
    Brad Peaks
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • "Looks Fantastic, We love your fencing products!"
    Donna Bullard
    Huffman, Texas
  • "It looks beautiful! Thanks for a great product and even better customer service!"
    Gary Phoebus
    Spring Lake, New Jersey
  • "Your aluminum fencing turned out to be exactly what I had an anticipated. The dog panel option is fantastic! And, the installation went fast without any problems. Everybody who has seen it, loves it!"
    Sharon Oeschger
    Reno, Nevada
  • "You did a great job on the order and we even received the order early. Everything was perfect. Thank you!"
    Ron Evans
    Granbury, Texas
  • "There is no comparison between your aluminum fencing products and the competitors; their rails and pickets are much thinner and flimsy. You carry a very strong, five star product and it looks so nice and really brings out the house!"
    Sheila Skop
    Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
  • "The designer arched gates we ordered from you look fantastic! Compliments from everyone!"
    Art Bradshaw
    Trumbull, Connecticut
  • "The fencing we received was striking and the quality of the workmanship was superior to other fencing products I looked at in the Utah market."
    Brian & Hollie Pollick
    Draper, Utah
  • "I ordered about 250 feet of your fencing and gates back in 2005 and it still looks new! I love my Great Fence! My neighbors love it too!"
    Patrick Bird
    Los Altos Hills, California
  • "I saved over $4,000.00 in installation costs (that I was quoted locally) to install your fence. You have an outstanding product at a terrific price!"
    Andrew Swansey
    Central City, Kentucky
  • "Great product! Easy to install! It took us less than 12 hours to install 150 linear feet! Everything turned out great!"
    Kelcey Cook
    Freeland, Michigan
  • "Your aluminum fencing and gate systems are sturdier than I ever could have imagined. There is no swaying, no shaking and no rattling at all. I am amazed at the quality of your products!"
    Mike Hess
    Breinigsville, Pennsylvania
  • "We have the nicest fence on the block thanks to GreatFence!"
    Mario Perez
    Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • "The quality and looks of your products are great for any home including higher-end, multi-million dollar homes as well."
    Hugh Jordan
    Tallahassee, Florida
  • "We finally got our new 20 foot wide driveway gate installed and couldn't be happier -- the quality is SUPERB!"
    Warren Barrow
    Montgomery, Alabama
  • "We have an upscale home in Ocean Park and your fencing and gate system is durable, unique and a show-stopper! We have had 2 windstorms recently (1 with 100 mile/hour winds and another with 150 MILE/HOUR WINDS) and your aluminum fencing was not affected by it at all."
    Bob Navarro
    Ocean Park, Washington State
  • "It's the best fence ever! Our neighbors stopped by and said it's the best fence they have ever seen!"
    Michael J. Arto, Aircraft Interior and Repair, LLC
    West Palm Beach, Florida
  • "The Home Depot and Lowes doesn't even come close to the quality, strength, thickness, or decorative design of your aluminum fencing and gates. GreatFence.com carries a superior product!"
    Scott Taylor
    Chesapeake, Ohio
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Gate Drop Rod - 18 inch length

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Gate Drop Rod - 18 inch length
1 is automatically Included with each double swing gate purchase
  • Enables you to open and stabilize one or both sides of any double swing gate
  • Order one additional for dual gate stabilization
  • For a longer version (and key-lockable), upgrade to our 24" LockBolt

 

Double Gate Drop Rod

 

Overseas transport to Hawaii, Alaska, The Bahamas, The Caribbean, St. Croix, Aruba and beyond can be made by the customer.

 

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Lifetime Warranty, guaranteed not to crack, peel, blister, fade or rust!

 

Residential Commercial Industrial
Fence Panel Widths:
(trim-to-fit on-site)
5' wide & 6' wide
Trim-to-Fit on site
6' wide, 7' wide & 8' wide
Trim-to-Fit on site
6' wide, 7' wide & 8' wide
Trim-to-Fit on site
Gate Widths: Single: up to 6' wide
Dual / Estate: up to 12' wide
Single: up to 8' wide
Dual / Estate: up to 16' wide
Single: up to 14' wide
Dual / Estate: up to 28' wide
Heights Available: 36" 42" 48" 54" 60" 72" 36" 42" 48" 54" 60" 72" 48" 60" 72" 84" 96" 108"
Single Gates: up to 6' Wide up to 8' Wide up to 14' Wide
Dual Drive / Estate Gates: up to 12' Wide up to 16' Wide up to 28' Wide
Vertical Pickets: 5/8" sq. x .050" 3/4" sq. x .055" 1" sq. x .062"

Horizontal Rails:
extra metal support
(Other brands only have hollow rails)
1" x 1 1/8"

Side Wall = .080" (thick)
Top Wall = .065" (thick)
extra metal support
(Other brands only have hollow rails)
1 1/4" x 1 3/8"

Side Wall = .088" (thick)
Top Wall = .065" (thick)
extra metal support
(Other brands only have hollow rails)
1 5/8" x 1 5/8"

Side Wall = .100" (thick)
Top Wall = .170" (thick)
Spacing without Rings:
Styles 1 through 6, and 9
3 13/16"
between pickets
3 5/8"
between pickets
3 11/16"
between pickets
Spacing with Rings:
Styles 1 through 6, and 9
3 3/4"
between pickets
3 3/4"
between pickets
4"
between pickets
Spacing:
Styles 7 & 8
1 5/8"
between pickets
1 1/2"
between pickets
1.5"
between pickets
Gate Frame: 2" 2" 2.5"
Colors: 5 semi-gloss, 4 satin-flat
Color Chart
5 semi-gloss, 4 satin-flat
Color Chart
5 semi-gloss, 4 satin-flat
Color Chart

Aluminum Alloy:
6005 T5 - 35,000 psi
9 premium powdercoat colors to choose from!

Shipping Information                                   Free Shipping Program

After your order is processed, a detailed, itemized order confirmation will be generated and emailed to you. Your order will then be put "in line" for fabrication, packaging and shipment. All fence and gate orders ship in approximately 2 weeks. Signature Hand Railing orders ship in approximately 3 weeks.  Peak summer season may require a few extra days. Welded Plated posts might require a few extra days.  National holidays are not included in lead times. Smaller accessory item / orders ship faster depending on the item(s). Powdercoat painted items like mounts, HD hinges, post ball caps usually ship in around a week or less.  Non-painted accessories: gate locks, hinges (except for HD Hinges), lokkbolt, solar lights...etc. usually ship in 3 - 5 days.

We go above and beyond when packaging your order!  All fence and gate orders are boxed, shrink wrapped and palletized. For home owners, depending on the size of the order...you can easily take the boxes directly off of the truck without a fork lift. Larger orders to businesses have the option to use a fork lift. You or a representative (over 18 years old) must be at the shipping destination address on the day of delivery to sign for your shipment.  Although rare, should you see any visible damage to any of your boxes, accept the order, notate any damage on the receipt and then call the number on your packing slip. We will expedite replacements to you and we will file a claim internally with the carrier.

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Lifetime Warranty, guaranteed not to crack, peel, blister, fade or rust!