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Our Fence Products
Vinyl Fencing is currently the most popular selling type of fence. And for good reason. It is beautiful, has a lifetime warranty, and is maintenance free. Available in privacy, semi-private and picket style!
Simtek fence products (now called Sherwood Fence and Allegheny Fence styles by CertainTeed) are the most beautiful and durable privacy fencing products available. Guaranteed to turn heads!
Ornamental aluminum fencing has the look of a wrought iron fence, without the problems of rusting. It can be used for a variety of purposes such as: swimming pool fencing, garden fencing, and curb-appeal.
Wood fences are one of the most cost effective ways to obtain privacy for your yard. We offer both pressure treated and cedar wood options in full privacy, semi-privacy, and picket fence styles.
Chain link fence (also called cyclone fencing) is one of the earliest types of fencing installed that is still common today. It is perfect for containing children/pets, identifying property boundaries and for security.
Our Awards & Recognition
3 Reasons To Hire Paramount Fence
We are the only fence installation company in the area that offers a lifetime warranty on all fences that we install. We stand behind our work so that you never have to worry about if you made the right buying decision or not.
Our long list of awards and recognition, as well as our second-to-none customer reviews, are all the confidence you need to ensure that you are hiring the absolute best company for your fence project.
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Fence Ordinances in Bloomfield Township Michigan
Here is a brief overview of the fence ordinances for Bloomfield Township. This is not a complete or definite list and should never be used in support of a dispute. Click here to review the complete document of codes and ordinances regarding fences in Bloomfield Twp.
Design & Height Requirements
Fences installed in Bloomfield Township basically need to be ornamental or out of sight. Bloomfield is one of the toughest cities around in regards to fence ordinances. Most common fence types are allowed to be installed however, most will require approval from the city zoning board first.
No fence can exceed a height of 4 feet tall without first obtaining approval from the zoning board. This means that if you want to have a 6-ft tall privacy fence installed, you will need to get approval from the zoning board (different than permit approval) in order to do so. This is typically a long drawn out process and is required if you are looking for a privacy fence. If your privacy fence is approved in Bloomfield, you cannot exceed a height of 6 feet tall.
All fences installed in Bloomfield Township must be built with the finished side (also called the “good side”) facing the adjacent neighbors property rather than your property. This means that all posts and horizontal rails must be installed on your side of the fence while the smooth side of the fence faces your neighbors.
In no situation is barbed wire, razor ribbon or any other sharp objects allowed on a residential fence installation in Bloomfield Twp.
If the purpose of your fence is to contain a dog, you should be prepared to go through the zoning board process which will delay your project a good month or two. The reason for this is because the fence ordinance in Bloomfield for containing a dog requires your fence to be at least 25 feet away from your rear property line and at least 16 feet away from your side property lines. We find that this does not make sense for many homeowners in Bloomfield and they all end up requesting a variance approval from the zoning board.
In no situation can a fence extend beyond the front corners of your house/building without prior approval of the zoning board. If you live on a corner lot, the fence can extend into your front-side yard (facing the side street) as long as it is a minimum of 40 feet away from the edge of the side street. No fence can be installed within that 40-ft set-back, measured from the street.
Fence Repairs in Bloomfield Township
If you are looking to repair your existing fence in Bloomfield Township Michigan, you can do so without a permit if the repair is minor, not consisting of a decent amount of the total fence, and that there will be no changes to the location, height, style or type of fence being installed during the fence repair.
If there are any changes being made to the type/height/location of the fence or if you are repairing/replacing a large portion of the total fence, you will first need to obtain a fence permit.
Fence Permit Requirements in Bloomfield Twp
Prepare to meet the zoning board. You have been warned.
Bloomfield Township is one of the greatest townships in the state of Michigan. In order to maintain this, they keep strict guidelines for projects like installing a fence and most fence projects end up needing approval of the zoning board prior to permit approval. This process can take 1-3 months so prepare accordingly.
The combined permit and review fee for Bloomfield is $170 (zoning board fees are additional).
Click Here to visit the official website for Bloomfield Township Michigan
Use this link to download the fence permit application. This can be used by homeowners, fence companies and contractors alike. Fill out the application with details regarding your property and proposed fence. Once completely filled out and signed, turn it into the Bloomfield building department.
Proposed Layout (x3)
Three (3) copies of a detailed drawing/layout of the proposed fence must accompany your fence permit application. This proposed layout/drawing will need to include any buildings/structures on the property, any existing fences, walls, etc., and measurements of the proposed fence.
Specifications of proposed fence (x3)
Three (3) copies of a photo or spec sheet showing the specifications of your proposed fence must accompany your permit application. This detailed sheet must include all measurements, heights, picket spacing, material type, etc.
Mortgage/Property Survey (x3)
Three (3) copies of a mortgage Survey/Property survey is required in order to apply for and obtain a fence permit. If you have a detailed layout/drawing that provides all of the proper measurements required by the city inspector and is satisfactory, the inspector may approve the permit without a survey.
Bloomfield Township MI Building Department Info
The Bloomfield building department is where you will find information that you need in regards to having your new fence installed. Details regarding permits, ordinances, and property information can be obtained here.
The Bloomfield Township city offices are located on the West side of Telegraph Road just South of West Long Lake Road. They can be found right next to the Bloomfield police and fire department.