Why Choose O. Jay Fence Company?

  • Experience - Established in 1979, we bring nearly fifty years of professional business acumen and field experience to the forefront. We have installed countless projects throughout the Southeast in all types of environments from residential to industrial installations.
  • Commitment to Excellence - We have a proven track record of excellence in our industry. Our long list of repeat and referral customers demonstrates our commitment to serving our customers. We do not accept any money until the project is complete and the customer is completely satisfied, period.
  • Quality Materials - We’ve partnered with the best suppliers to provide top notch fence materials. We will give you an up front and honest assessment of all available fence products and the pros and cons of each.
  • Professional Designations - Certified Fence Professional Designation represents a level of industry expertise and knowledge that is unmatched in our trade. One must pass a four hour written exam which demonstrates proficiency in the area of fence materials, specifications, installation practices, safety, industry standards, and business principles.
  • Continuing Education - We truly value education and the benefits that knowledge brings to our industry and our customers. Our staff is required to participate in continuing education studies. A few of our core areas of study are as follows: Door King Gate Operator Training, GTO Gate Operator Training, AGC Supervisory Training Series, Ameristar Sales & Product Training, OSHA 10 hour Safety training
  • Industry Memberships & Affiliations - Our membership and active participation in industry trade organizations exemplifies our commitment and desire to improve our craft. We are proud members of the following organizations: AFA, AGC, ABC, NFIB, BCIA, BBB
  • Licensing - Alabama Licensed General Contractor #39193, Licensed in most municipalities within Jefferson & Shelby Counties.
  • Certifications - Certified Minority Business Enterprise (BCIA, Birmingham International airport Authority, Southern Regional Business Council, ADECA)
  • Insurance & Bonding - Bondable up to one million dollars and we maintain work comp of 1 million dollars as well as 2 million dollars in General Liability Coverage
  • Safety Record & Rating - OSHA Certified Competent Person Training. .88 Experience Mod Rating.
  • Scalability - Our operation has the capability of repairing a damaged swing gate at a residential property located five minutes away from our office to installing thousands of feet of industrial chain link and automated gates at a distribution facility eight hours away.
  • Flexibility - No Bureaucracy – No Red Tape - Due to our ownership structure and close knit family involvement, you will most likely always have direct communication with a decision maker. No red tape in making key business decisions and achieving the objective of completing a professionally installed project.
  • Get it Done, Results Oriented Philosophy - We pride ourselves on our ability to make things happen. Due to our depth and breadth of industry knowledge and field experience we have most likely faced some variation of most challenges faced on a project. We view a problem as a challenge that must be addressed with expediency and results.
  • Thinking out of the Box & Customization - We embrace creativity and an ability to make lemonade from lemons philosophy in all of our installations. We specialize in the difficult projects that most contractors would not consider.
  • Willingness to Negotiate - We are not above negotiating, we want to earn your business and we will do what it takes within reason to accomplish that objective.