Quick post to mention the importance and differences between genuine Colorbond Fencing and its competitors.

Unfortunately its common for contractors to provide quotes for “Colorbond” fences and then supply an imitation product instead. It is important to ensure that when you are getting quotes you specifically request Genuine Colorbond products and if possible visit their showroom / warehouse to see the materials first hand.

Knocks off will be thinner, lighter and generally not built to endure Australian conditions. It may look good day 1, but its likely not going to last after years of punishing weather.  

This is one of the many markers on our fence.

Genuine Colorbond

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