The Cost Estimate of Painting A Wrought Iron Fence

Are you considering giving your wrought iron fence or railing a new look? Updating the appearance of your wrought iron fence can be as easy as applying a few coats of paint – but do you know how much you will spend painting your wrought iron fence in Toronto? We’ll go over the cost of fencing per foot, wrought iron fence parts and the cost of a necessary repair just so you’ll be prepared and budget planned when you decide to paint your wrought iron fence.


1. Replacing

How much is the wrought iron fence

price per foot? If you don’t have a wrought iron fence but are considering buying one to give your property a unique and elegant curb appeal, usually you will spend about $40/linear foot when you are buying in Toronto. With so many styles and wrought iron fence designs to choose from, you may find one that is designed beautifully but isn’t quite the colour you want – but remember you can always paint your wrought iron fence.

 2. Painting

Now that you have found your ideal


wrought iron fences and gates, or maybe you already had an existing one that just needs a little update, the cost of painting it depends on how much wrought iron fence you have. If you are going to do it yourself, you’ll save some money for sure. You’ll just need to buy painting supplies, primer and paint, which could cost anywhere from $50-$150 total. For your basic metal primer and rust inhibitor job. If you have a job that requires more supplies such as; a multi-coloured or glossy finish you could spend approximately $220+.

 3. Repairing

You want to paint your wrought iron

fence, but first you need to sand away any rust or chipped paint, or even replace a piece of it. You may need to pay for the cost of the products needed or even be required to invest your own time to prep before they begin the repair to your wrought iron. You’ll just pay for supplies. It’s hard to say just how much this can cost, but more than likely you have a few of these items laying around the house so you could spend anywhere from $10-$100 to acquire some or all of these items.


Always get references from any contractors or people who you decide to use to repair or paint your wrought iron fence and use your best judgement. Now that you are aware of the cost estimate of painting a wrought iron fence, you can plan out your budget accordingly whether you choose to do it yourself or hire someone. But, if you don’t want to trust just anyone with painting or repairing your wrought iron fence, then why not call Home Painters Toronto? We’ll get it done right! Call us NOW at 416-494-9095 or email

From The Owner & Founder


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Since 1987 when I was at York University simply earning my way through school, I’ve had the privilege to meet and work with thousands of amazing homeowners like yourself.

Besides the birth of my daughter, there is nothing more satisfying than seeing a homeowner’s life change when we have transformed their dream home into a masterpiece. For that reason, we take our jobs very seriously and are committed to our cause.

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