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Residential Fences

High quality & very affordable backyard fences designed to last. Fabrication, installation, and repairs from the choice fence company in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Boost your curb appeal and enhance the security of your residential property.

Commercial Fences

Enhance the security of your commercial property by choosing from a selection of high quality fencing, available in vinyl, wood, ornamental, chain link, etc. Be sure to also check out our selection of automated gates in Cedar Rapids, IA. Architects & engineers looking for architectural and mechanical screening in Cedar Rapids can find what they need here, as well.

Fence Material Sales

Part of what makes American Fence Company the Cedar Rapids fence contractor of choice is our access to an inventory of fence materials spanning 18+ acres. Because of this, we are able to service a number of fence projects — whether the end product is made of chain link, wood, vinyl, ornamental iron, etc. We also handle custom specialty items made from these materials, sports fencing, railings, gates, you name it. If you’ve been searching for “fence companies near me in Cedar Rapids,” look no further!

Gate Automation

Secure and easy to use for authorized personnel, automated gates in Cedar Rapids boost convenience and safety at homes and businesses alike.

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Our Process Delivers Best-in-Class Fences in Cedar Rapids

Global Purchasing Power

American Fence Company acquires materials of the highest quality by working with vendors around the globe. Our buying power allows us to purchase hundreds of truckloads and train carloads of fence materials (vinyl, wood, ornamental, etc.) at the best prices. The money we save on supplies is then transformed into savings for our customers when they buy from us.

Exclusive Ornamental Product

American Fence Company is proud to offer an exclusive ornamental product line to our customers, one equal to major brands on the market but very cost competitive. American Ornamental is our prefabricated ornamental fencing line in Cedar Rapids.

Manufacturing Division

Among the many qualities that makes American Fence Company stand out from other fence contractors in Cedar Rapids is that we have our own in-house manufacturing division.


American Fence Company of Cedar Rapids prioritizes safety and enacts it through a diverse approach that has granted us five years of consecutive, reduced MOD rates — our current rating being 0.73, far below the industry average. Our safety team takes many steps to maintain such low ratings, such as work site regulations and equipment certification programs.

Professional Team

Here at American Fence Company of Cedar Rapids, we take pride in looking after our employees. The last three years have seen an in-house increase in wages plus additional benefits packages that include PTO. Committed to maintaining a steady staff of fence industry professionals in Cedar Rapids, we currently employ 40+ in-house fence installation teams.

Size Matters

More than 300 fence industry professionals are employed here at American Fence Company, spanned across multiple divisions and ten branches in the Midwest. Our Cedar Rapids location installs fences of all kinds — wood, vinyl, chain link, sports fencing, ornamental — and our handiwork can be found in every state in the continental U.S.

Featured Products



PalmSHIELD Architectural Screening

The industry leader for architectural screens in Cedar Rapids, PalmSHIELD also installs mechanical screens, dumpster enclosures, screening for rooftops, and other privacy-enhancing items needed by architects and engineers for their projects. PalmSHIELD’s louvers are fully engineered and can be found at architectural sites across the nation, from the Grand Canyon to Yellowstone State Park.


America’s Gate Company

America’s Gate Company is our gate manufacturing division. Having designed, installed, and fabricated gates for 55+ years, our company is the top gate contractor in Cedar Rapids, offering a variety of custom gates to suit a variety of residential and commercial locales. Our gate division has eight facilities and teams of designers and trained, certified welders. If you need a gate for your home or business in Cedar Rapids, IA or one of the surrounding communities, look no further!


American Fence Rental

Providing temporary fencing in Cedar Rapids, IA and across the continental U.S. for 55+ years, American Fence Rental has access to inventories across the Midwest and stockpiles of rental fence panels, barricades, fence fabric, and rental fence posts — all of which can be customized for suit your fence needs, whether you need fencing for a construction zone, for a seasonal event, or another purpose entirely.


American Playground Company

Our playground equipment division, American Playground, employs in-house teams of project planners, fence installers, and inspectors — able to cover everything from playground design to final installation. This division has worked on sporting areas and parks, as well. The top contractor for playground equipment in Cedar Rapids and the Midwest.


IronShield Coatings

Offering powder coating services that cover everything from automobiles to industrial venues, IronShield has access to one of the largest powder coating ovens in the entire U.S. Midwest. Because of this, we can service a vast array of projects, our skilled technicians experienced in single-color coatings as well as mixing colors for an attractive, creative design.


American Access Company

Specializing in Cedar Rapids gate installation, maintenance, and system repairs, American Access Company is the number one company for residential and commercial services. Swing gates, cantilever gates, barrier arms, slide gates — we can install, fabricate, and repair them all.


American Drilling Company

America’s Drilling Company is a full service drilling contractor providing superior geotechnical services such as rock core drilling, mud rotary, soil sampling, and monitoring well installation. Each project is carried out safely and according to schedule — using state of the art technology and highly trained personnel. Our dedication to safety and efficiency has earned us the status as the #1 drilling company in the Midwest!


Custom Metals

American Fence Company of Cedar Rapids’ custom metals division has been business 50+ years — our services including design, engineering, and manufacturing of gates, railings, and screening, which can be found across the continental U.S. Our clientele includes well-known names such as NASA, MGM Casino, Tesla, Space X, and the College World Series Ballpark. Our team has access to a 92,000 sq ft facility, where we tackle everything from media blasting to wet coat application to powder coating to metal manufacturing.