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Phone: (732) 303-1614 Fax: (732) 303-0358 3468 Us Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728
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This company offers fences, decks, sheds, Swing sets, Gazebos, Pavillions, Pergolas, Arbors, Playground covering, patio furniture
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Factors that raised the rating for Mr. Fence Co., Inc. include:
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
- Response to 2 complaint(s) filed against business
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||1|
|Total Closed Complaints||2|
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|Total Customer Reviews||0|
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NJ Division of Consumer Affairs
124 Halsey Street, 7th Floor, PO Box 45027, Newark NJ 07102
Phone Number: 973-504-6200
The number is 13VH00236500.
Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. Daniel Caparellie, President Ms. Ann Marie Caporellie, VP
Fences - Wood Pet Fencing & Containment Systems Chain Link Fence Sales, Service & Contractors Cabanas - Beach & Pool Patio & Deck Builders Swimming Pool Enclosures Exterior Structures - Gazebos, Arbors, Pergolas Playground Equipment Fence Contractors Fence Material Furniture - Outdoor Tool & Utility Sheds Fence - Sales, Service & Contractors Fences - Vinyl
Products & Services
Mr. Fence Co., Inc. sells the following brand(s): Ultra Aluminum, Jerith Aluminum, Swing Kingdom
Mr. Fence Co., Inc. offers the following product(s): Aluminum Fence, Chainlin Fence, Gazebos, Pavilions, PErgolas, Pool Enclosures, Trampolines, Vinyl Fence, Vinyl Swingsets, Wood Fence, Wood Swingset
Method(s) of PaymentCredit cards
3468 Us Highway 9
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Complaint: I purchased a fence to enclose my backyard as per township regulations (I have an above ground pool). I replaced a wooden fence that was 18 years old. Mr. Fence sold me a replacement wooden fence which the principal (*** ***) represented was the best wood around and would not rot as it is white cedar from Canada. I spent hundreds of dollars sealing and preserving the wood fence which took me over 30 hours to complete (I did it twice). The fence is rotting off its supports. I went to Mr. Fence and told them about it. They shrugged at me when I told them that the new fence which I bought from them and sealed to extend its life is rotting. They asked me it it was the Canadian Cedar and I said yes, they acknowledged that that fence rots. So why did *** *** sell it to me and tell me how good it is and that it will last for years? I had no choice but to buy a section of fence to use the pickets to replace and re-seal the rotted out pickets. I was dismayed when I started replacing pickets and discovered that the supports and the pickets were dry rotted out. Some areas are growing mushrooms. This spring I notice that over 90% of the fence is rotted out. I can’t even make spot repairs (not that I should have to). The fence is barely 6 years old and *** *** represented it would last. Six years is not a reasonable test of time. My research reveals that an average wooden fence should last at least 18 years. My old fence was at least 18 years old and was actually in better shape than this one. I contacted Mr. Fence and they became belligerent, refused to replace the fence and generally ignored me telling me wooden fences rot and are not guaranteed. I spent over $22,000 for a fence and a deck and they were rude, ignored my concerns and as far as I am concerned mis-represented the quality of the fence they sold me and the actual life of the fence. Apparently when I am spending $22,000 they are interested in customer service. Once they are paid I am out of luck!
Desired Settlement: I would like my $3,500 it cost me for the fence refunded and an apology for the mis-representation or replacement of the entire fence.
|6/26/2013||Problems with Product/Service|