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Frequently Asked Questions

Elite Fence and Outdoor company

Frequently Asked Questions

Elite Fence and Outdoor of Tampa Bay has been providing residential and commercial fencing and installation services to the Tampa, Florida area since 2017.

Choosing Elite Fence and Outdoor of Tampa Bay for your next fence is great choice. We are a local company with a proven track record of satisfied customers and outstanding customer reviews.

We provide installation of Aluminum fences, chain link fences, vinyl fences, and wood fences for both residential and commercial properties. To learn about our custom-built fences, Contact Us today!

Yes! Give us a call at (813) 817-0392. Or, if you prefer, send us an email and we will send our fence expert out to your property to evaluate your project and provide you with a detailed estimate.

Our Elite Fence and Outdoor of Tampa Bay office is located in Tampa, Florida. We also serve several neighboring towns listed here:

Brandon, FL Fence Company
Bloomingdale, FL Fence Company
Seffner, FL Fence Company
Del Rio, FL Fence Company
Land O’ Lakes, FL Fence Company
Wimauma, FL Fence Company
Wesley Chapel, FL Fence Company
Seminole Heights, FL Fence Company
Lithia, FL Fence Company

All posts, panels and gates used to create our aluminum fences and gates are manufactured locally by Antebellum Manufacturing.

You won’t need a building permit in Tampa, Florida for aluminum fences less than 6 foot tall. If your fence design needs a building permit, we will handle everything. (Additional charges may apply.)

Chain link fencing is totally applicable for providing protection for pools in theTampa, Florida area.

Although galvanized chain link fencing is the most popular, you can enhance the look and style of chain link fencing with black coated vinyl.

For chain link fences under 6 foot tall in Tampa, Florida, you won’t need a building permit. If your fence design needs a building permit, we will handle everything. (Additional charges may apply.)

We’re proud that Homeland brand vinyl warranty is considered among the very best in the industry. Homeland Vinyl Products engineers create products that are durable, long-lasting, and designed to hold up to life. To help protect your investment, they offer the most comprehensive, lifetime workmanship warranties (30-year warranty for commercial use) in the business. In short, they stand behind every product, every day.

All of our posts are set 36 inches deep, and we use an additional 90 lbs. of concrete per gate post. We also use an aluminum insert in all our vinyl gate posts to make them even stronger. For vinyl gate applications, we use stainless steel self-closing hinges with double-sided latches.

Our 6×8 sections are reinforced with a non-visible metal insert for each bottom rail for additional stability.

Wood fences are a good option for fencing in the Tampa, Florida area.

Wood fences are long-lasting, sustainable and beautiful. It’s hard to beat the beauty of a well crafted wood fence.

No, we prefer not to cut the posts to height, but rather to dig the holes to the appropriate height. This preserves the integrity of the pressure treated exterior of the wood.

For wood fences under 6 foot tall, you won’t need a building permit in Tampa, Florida. If your fence design needs a building permit, we will handle everything. (Additional charges may apply.)

We will remove most rocks we encounter. If there are very large rocks, we will simply bolt a metal post into the rock itself. If there are several large rocks, there could be extra charges.

Yes! Contact us to discuss all of our installation procedures.

Yes. We will call to comfirm the date for the fence installation the week prior to the scheduled installation date.

The foreman will introduce himself to the customer. Before beginning the installation process, the forman will stake out the property and get the customer’s approval. He will also discuss the customer’s desired direction for the gate swing. When the installation is complete, we will ask the customer to do final walkthrough, then collect any remaining balance.

We complete most fence projects in one day. For very large fencing projects that cannot be completed in one day, we will return the next day to complete the project.

We take a very high level of care to make the job site look good once the installation is complete. If we encounter super dense clay, we will haul it away.

Aluminum fences are a great option for Tampa, Florida homes and businesses. An aluminum fence enhances any home’s or business’ appearance with its elegant look. Due to several sizes and upgrade options, our customers can design a fence that is unique and enhances their property according to their individual style.

Aluminum fences won’t fade or rust or rot and they require little to no maintenance.

Our aluminum fences are pre-treated and powder-coated. For our aluminum fences, we rely on the inner strength of aluminum alloys to provide the strength and durability our discerning customers deserve.

Yes, our aluminum fences and gates come with a lifetime warranty. You can review it here.

Aluminum fences require very little maintenance. Simply spray your aluminum fence with water using your garden hose. This helps to keep it free from fertilizer chemicals, dirt, and grass clippings. This will keep it looking as good as new. In coastal areas, frequent spraying of your aluminum fence panels with water is advised to reduce the buildup of dirt and salt.

Antebellum Manufacturing’s facility is family-owned and locally operated in Ocala, Florida. All of their aluminum fence products are high quality and American made.

Chain link fences are very popular and Tampa, Florida is no different.

Because of its versatility and low cost, chain link fencing can be used in just about any situation.

Although prices can fluctuate, chain link fencing generally tends to be the most affordable fencing materials.

Many HOA communities in the Tampa, Florida area will only allow vinyl fencing in their community. Therefore, we have taken great care to offer our customers the Homeland Vinyl Products brand. Homeland’s superior vinyl products are manufactured in the USA and allow us to remain committed to the highest standards of quality for our customers.

Our vinyl posts are set 36 inches deep as suggested by the ASTM standards, and we use 60 lbs. of concrete per post.

Most of the vinyl fences we install are 6 ft. tall privacy fences with tongue and groove pickets in either white or tan. Please contact us to hear about other styles and colors that are available.

We use ground contact pressure treated pine for all our wood fences. Pressure treated wood is processed using high pressure to force a solution of water and preservative agents deep into the lumber to help extend its lifespan.

Ground contact pressure treated exterior wood is protected with Micronized Copper Azole (MCA-C) with BARamine provides lasting support and protection for all-purpose applications. In addition to slowing decay, these compounds have properties that make them resistant to termites, fungus, moisture and other elements that contribute to rot and damage to the wood. This process enables pressure treated fence posts to withstand years of being embedded in soil.

Our posts are set 24 inches deep, and we use 60 lbs. of concrete per post.

Yes, we will happily come out to your property and provide you with a free estimate. If you’re not sure where you should put your new fence, we can help with the design process. We will also provide you with our fence brochures.

We would charge for the extra materials, with no additional installation costs.

For fences less than 6 foot tall in Tampa, Florida, you won’t need a building permit. If your fence design needs a building permit, we will handle everything. (Additional charges may apply.)

We will call ahead to make sure the customer will be home when we arrive. If they are unable to be home, we ask that they provide us with their phone number, in case we need to reach them. We prefer the homeowner to be home during the installation, but if they are unable to be there, we will proceed with the fence installation.

We usually leave this to the customer to handle. If the customer prefers that we take care of these items, we are happy to provide that additional service, for an additional charge.

We call ahead to call-before-you-dig so that we know where all the underground utilities are before installing our fences. In the rare case that an underground utility is broken during the installation process, we fix any line we break – at no additional charge to our customer.



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High Security Fencing

Maintaining a secure perimeter is your first line of defense against potential threats. A securely installed metal fence serves as a visual deterrent backed with heavy metal components that give a higher level of protection compared to traditional alternatives.

Limited Lifetime Warranty

Our metal fences come with a Limited Lifetime Warranty that protects against cracking, peeling, chipping, blistering and corrosion resulting in structural failure, without cause and workmanship and material defects through the manufacturer.

Beautiful Vinyl Fences

Vinyl fences are a bright, bold fence choice. Available in a variety of colors, vinyl fencing can be installed in a many configurations to help you enhance the beauty of your property. And, because vinyl isn’t as porous as wood, vinyl fences retain their color and finish much longer than wood fencing so you can enjoy your fence for years to come.

Easy to Clean

Vinyl fencing can be cleaned easily with a regular garden hose. If you get a little mildew from moisture or shady conditions, you can use a mild dish soap and then spray off the fence with a garden hose. Vinyl fences are very easy to clean, making them a great option for low-maintenance fencing.

Stronger Fencing

Compared to wood, vinyl fencing is much stronger. Vinyl fencing is flexible and durable, which helps vinyl out-perform wood fencing in windy conditions and with environmental exposure to UV rays and weather.

Premium Chain Link Mesh

Our chain link mesh offers a high level of security for residential, commercial, and industrial properties.

Manufactured with you in mind to provide you with security and beauty at the same time.

Top Quality Rails
We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to ensure your investment is built to last. Adding a top rail to your chain link fence project creates an extra level of durability and security.
Stronger Posts & Hardware

A benefit of choosing our team to install your chain link fence is that we use only the most durable posts and hardware.

Chain-link fences are known for being the last fences standing during hurricanes, tornados, and other severe weather events.

Seamless Design

Our metal fence panels are fabricated through a welding technique that combines laser and fusion technology to create a virtually invisible structural connection at every picket to rail intersection. 

Our team’s expertly crafted construction is unmatched in strength and durability.

Powder-Coated Strength

All of our aluminum fences are coated inside and out. Our metal framework is subjected to a multi-stage pre-treatment/wash, followed by a duplex cathodic electrocoat system consisting of an epoxy primer, which significantly increases corrosion protection, and an acrylic topcoat, which provides the protection necessary to withstand adverse weathering effects.

25 Year Limited Lifetime Warranty

The power of the outdoors has met its match. Composite is engineered to endure decades of foul weather and foot traffic…with the warranty coverage to prove it. 

With our 25-Year Limited Residential Warranty, you can rest assured that your backyard investment is well protected.

Decorative Details

Our team is committed to going the extra mile in every detail of your fence project.

Customize your fence project by asking about our add-ons we offer: decorative post caps, trim, and custom railings.

Versatile Infill Options

Want to create a super durable fence that’s as unique as you? With a FenceTrac system you can pair their patented, durable U-channels with the infill that best fits your style. FenceTrac is designed to be used with nearly any type of rigid infill, so you can create the exact look you want.

Durable Metal Frame

FenceTrac comes in with a durable textured matte black powder coat finish consisting of a multi-stage process of industrial, weather-resistant finish. The sturdy metal frame creates a stronger, longer-lasting fence. FenceTrac’s metal frame is also compatible for fencing sloped grades with precision. 

Stronger Trac Channels

FenceTrac U-channels are manufactured from 18-ga. roll-formed galvanized steel for superior strength and durability. This system is built to be long-lasting and customizable to match any yard.

Better Fence Pickets

We build with only the best fence pickets. These are not the typical fence pickets anyone can buy from the local big-box stores. We have partnered with suppliers to provide the highest quality wood fencing materials.

Modern, Sleek Design

FenceTrac’s revolutionary, innovative fence system features one of the most modern, sleek designs on the market. Not only are these fences long-lasting, but they are also highly customizable as well as fashionable.

Never Shrink, Warp, or Rot

PostMaster+ fences are designed for more than just presenting a seamless fence, it is an investment in peace of mind.

PostMaster+ is designed to not shrink, warp or rot like wood posts.

Withstands Up to 112 MpH Winds

Your PostMaster+ fence system can be configured to withstand up to 112 MpH winds.

Steel posts protect your investment from damaging wind while cedar offers protection from bugs, rot, and warping.

Hidden Posts

PostMaster+ is the only steel fence post on the market designed to be hidden from view.

Both sides of your fence will showcase beautiful cedar posts while the steel on the inside creates a durable, long-lasting fence.

Stronger Posts

We understand that your fence is only as strong as your posts. This is why we take great care to use the strongest posts, free of defect.

All high-quality posts are built to ensure that your fence stands strong for years to come.

Premium Rails

Much like our fence pickets, our company takes care to only build with rails with minor defects. Taking the time to use premium fence materials helps ensure your family can enjoy the security and privacy of your new fence for years to come.

Nice Finishing Caps

Our team prides themselves on putting in the little details that make your fence unique to you. Ask your representative about adding premium finishing caps to your Chain Link fence project.