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    Renewing the fence

    Handymen

    The boundary fence on my property is dividing my garden/drive from a very busy road (east Lancashire rd) who is responsible for the fence me or the council

    Asked by Susan on 6th May 2021
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    Lloyd's Property Maintenance

    "Generally if your stood outside looking at hour front door, you are responsible for fence on left and neighbours to your right. End of garden can be either yours or council. I would check ."

    Answered on 11th May 2021 - Member since Oct 2020 - report
    JR Property Maintenance

    "Hi there, most likely yourself but you can check with the council just in case"

    Answered on 9th Jun 2021 - Member since Jan 2019 - report
    Au Faix

    "I’m pretty sure you are responsible for the fence but just query it with the council"

    Answered on 6th May 2021 - Member since Apr 2021 - report
    Handyman North East

    "It will be you that is responsible for the fence unless the property is owned by the council. I hope this helps"

    Answered on 20th Jul 2021 - Member since Jul 2020 - report
    JK Landscaping

    "I would say to save a long dispute, just accept responsibility do the work then chase the council to maybe go half’s etc"

    Answered on 15th May 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    CjR Pipework Building Services & Maintenance

    "The council should be, but check with them before doing anything."

    Answered on 18th May 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    Spartan building and maintenance services

    "I believe the council would be but you may have to ask them I hope this helps"

    Answered on 11th May 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    Moore's Maintenance

    "If the fence is in your property then it is your fence council will wash their hands of it."

    Answered on 2nd Jun 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    M&k&j Maintenance service

    "Hello
    I would check with the council but I’m sure it should be the councils but I would check with them first"

    Answered on 18th May 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    ALS Electrics

    "I’m pretty certain that it’s your responsibility if I’m correct."

    Answered on 4th Jul 2021 - Member since Jun 2021 - report

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