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2017 Jim’s Group Awards

2017 - Best Franchisor Award - Fencing Division Winners: David & Mandy Fitzpatrick- Well Done!
By |August 11th, 2017|Categories: News||Comments Off on 2017 Jim’s Group Awards

COLORBOND® steel Backyard Makeover Winner – Tasmania

Winner: Gordana Star Tasmania Fence Colour: Ironstone Fence Installer: Gary Chick Jim's Fencing Fencing Company: supplied by Dunn & Farrugia
By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on COLORBOND® steel Backyard Makeover Winner – Tasmania

Fencetech 2017 Wrap Up

Fencetech 2017 was in San Antonio Texas, and as they say everything is bigger and better in Texas.There were four of us Jim’s Fencing Aussies, Adam, Quinton, Alan and myself. We spent the first couple of days in a classroom setting, learning how the Americans run their businesses, and got some inspiration from their [...]
By |March 31st, 2017|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Fencetech 2017 Wrap Up

Jim’s Fencing March Thumbs Up!

Welcome to our newest Franchisees!Clinton Meacham - Acacia Gardens Jason Goulder - Campbelltown Jay Pahaerding - Belconnen Simon Crompton - Maroochydore South Blake Wilson - Carramar Bruce Grammer - Katoomba Greg Casey - Narellan Scott Greenwood - Bellerive Tim Jankovic - NewingtonCongratulations to those celebrating Jim's Fencing Anniversaries:15 years Leo Makdesi - Coburg14 years Nick Drake - Ashburton Peter Collins - Montrose12 years Damien Herzick - [...]
By |March 31st, 2017|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing March Thumbs Up!

2016 Conference Trade Stands

          
By |August 8th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing||Comments Off on 2016 Conference Trade Stands

Customer Service Excellence – Andrew and Shae Kymantas – Jim’s Fencing (Clarkson) WA

Customer Service Excellence - new testimonial in for Jim's Fencing Clarkson.  Great to see.  Well done to Andrew and Shae! "Thank you so much for the supply and installation of our fence. It has definitely added value to the property.We are incredibly impressed by your professionalism and attention to detail. The job was completed on [...]
By |May 24th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Customer Service Excellence – Andrew and Shae Kymantas – Jim’s Fencing (Clarkson) WA

Customer Service Excellence – Justin & Karen Kirkham – Jim’s Fencing Umina Beach, NSW

Not one but two recent glowing testimonials for Jim's Fencing Umina Beach.  Well done Justin & Karen!  "We are on a corner block with a steep bank and a large liquid amber tree in the corner. Justin from Umina struck a lot of problems trying to dig holes for the posts because of tree roots [...]
By |May 24th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Customer Service Excellence – Justin & Karen Kirkham – Jim’s Fencing Umina Beach, NSW

Thumbs Up – May 2016

Welcome to our newest franchisees:Chris Fidock (Victor Harbor) Lee Makris (Semaphore) Scott Orchard (Port Macquarie West) Hamid Salahi Aghdam (Chatswood)Congratulations to those celebrating Jim's Fencing Anniversaries:Mick Coles - 10 years!Rick Shenton - 7 years Mile Surzevski - 7 years Derek Ballantyne - 6 years Sean Chambers - 4 years Peter Dragic - 4 years Nathan Kennedy - 4 years Greg Cox - 4 [...]
By |May 24th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Thumbs Up – May 2016

Testimonial – Jamie Hems – Hamilton Hill, NSW

We wanted to say how easy and simple it was in dealing with Jamie and Eliesha. From our first call to Jim's Fencing, to Jamie quoting us and subsequently getting the fence in, we felt confident that the price was competitive, the job was smooth and Jamie was on top of it.We have no [...]
By |March 15th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Testimonial – Jamie Hems – Hamilton Hill, NSW

Testimonial – John Slater – Castle Hill NSW

"John from Jim's Fencing in our area finished a fence for us recently - more around getting compliance of our boundary fence sorted before we could finish the pool off. Hard-worker, good honest quote and a sensational job.I think this was a real challenge as most other fencers did not want to know about [...]
By |March 15th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Testimonial – John Slater – Castle Hill NSW

Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up for this month

Welcome to our newest Franchisees:Darin Singleton - Coffs Harbour South David Bentham - CamdenCongratulations to those celebrating Jim's Fencing Anniversaries:Leo Makes - 14 years Peter Collins - 13 years Phillip Pauline - 11 years Darren Hayes - 11 years Damien Herzick - 11 yearsDave Fitzpatrick - 9 years Rhian McClelland - 9 years James Jiang - 5 years Wayne Gilgen - 5 [...]
By |February 5th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up for this month

Well done!

Some great testimonials in that we just needed to share:Clinton & Mel Ford, Jim's Fencing LeopoldHighly recommend Mel Ford and her team from Geelong!!They replaced a 67m paling fence in 2 days...and it's perfectly straight too!! Would have no hesitation recommending this particular franchise owner to friends and family looking for prompt, top [...]
By |February 5th, 2016|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Well done!

Winners in the ^ COLORBOND® steel Gen-u-win campaign!

Congratulations to Sandy & Sean from Beeliar on winning the $2000 monthly prize in the ^ COLORBOND® steel Gen-u-win campaign! Dean from Jim's Fencing also won a $2000 prize as the installer of genuine COLORBOND® steel.Jason Walker from Bluescope steel presented the cheques, and Ray from R&R Fencing came to congratulate both winners.^ Click for Terms & Conditions
By |December 17th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Winners in the ^ COLORBOND® steel Gen-u-win campaign!

Testimonial – Francois Theron, Traralgon, VIC

"We are very pleased with the gates that Francois constructed. We urgently needed to replace two gates which had previously lasted months, as we are in a strong wind area. Francois gave detailed attention to our requirements and we now have wonderful gates that have withstood strong wind gusts and most importantly, safely contain [...]
By |December 16th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing||Comments Off on Testimonial – Francois Theron, Traralgon, VIC

Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – November 2015

Welcome to our newest Franchisees:Jason Smith (Adelaide Plains) Roy Santiago (Burnside) Vashist Varma (Bankstown)Congratulations to those celebrating Jim's Fencing Anniversaries:David Weymouth - 9 yrs Matt Parsons - 9 yrs Dave Simmons - 6 yrs Jathan Hudson - 6 yrs Joel Kirby - 3 yrs Scott Will - 3 yrs Aidan Terone - 2 yrs Mark Ower - 2 yrs Nathan Wang - 2 yrs Sion [...]
By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – November 2015

Recent work by Dave Ross (West Wodonga, VIC)

Aluminum Slat Fence - Beechworth, VICGlass & Tubular Pool Fence - Wodonga, VICGood to have that swimming pool, secure and ready for summer!
By |October 27th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Recent work by Dave Ross (West Wodonga, VIC)

Polvin Competition Winner!

Congratulations to ADAM POWELL!!Polvin Fencing’s competition to win a free 7 day holiday was drawn on the 1st of October, with Adam Powell from Sydney being the lucky franchisee to have his name drawn. A number of franchisees had accumulated quite a few tickets over the competition period, as well as receiving a free [...]
By |October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Polvin Competition Winner!

Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – October 2015

Welcome to our newest Franchisees:Adam Bennett-Meyer (Alfredton) Brett Ford (Mornington) Ernie Koenig (Horningsea Park) Kenneth Van Vuuren (Windsor)Congratulations to those celebrating Jim's Fencing Anniversaries:Ashley O'Keefe - 11 yrs Chris Beazley - 10 yrs David Weymouth - 9 yrs Matt Parsons - 9 yrs Ian Nguyen - 8 yrs Adam Harrington - 7 yrs Peter Mallis - 7 yrs Davie Simmons - 6 yrs Nathan Hudson [...]
By |October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – October 2015

Jim’s Fencing Conference 2015 – What our team thought…

By |October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Conference 2015 – What our team thought…

Random Act of Kindness – Ballarat

Last Friday all the guys from Jims Fencing Ballarat & Bendigo came together to help out a local family that recently lost their wife & mother to cancer.(The Borcher Family). I was contacted about 2 months ago and asked if Jims Fencing would be interested in quoting the fencing for this family – Justin [...]
By |October 21st, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Random Act of Kindness – Ballarat

Channel 10 – Living Room Show

The team at Jim’s Fencing Sydney were recently called in on a time constrained job for Channel 10’s Living Room show. Given only a few days to view, plan and complete the job on a steep block site presented a huge challenge.Team work and a great supplier relationship meant 60m of hardwood fence was [...]
By |October 21st, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Channel 10 – Living Room Show

Enjoying the conference

By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Enjoying the conference

Glass Pool Fencing – South WA

Franchisee Sean Chambers has done a number of glass fencing jobs lately with our newest member to the team Jamie Hems.  Jamie has recently completed his training and already has some of his own jobs lined up for next week.  Jamie has been a top trainee completing all of his training worksheets diligently and sending [...]
By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Glass Pool Fencing – South WA

“Very Professional” – Gidgegannup, WA

David and his team have now completed their fencing work on my property, and they have done a great job.  David and his crew were very professional, taking genuine pride in installing fences that are both neat and secure, and ensuring that the details (like gate latches etc) are stock-safe.  They tackled the task [...]
By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on “Very Professional” – Gidgegannup, WA

Gavin was everything a tradesman should be…

I recently had fence installer GAVIN ARMSTRONG attend my property to install two fences and 2 gates. Enlisting the assistance of a tradesman is generally fraught with issues (ask anybody !!!) - but not in this instance.Gavin was everything a tradesman should be. Efficient, pleasant, willing to listen and more importantly, follow my requests in [...]
By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Gavin was everything a tradesman should be…

Picket Fence – St James, WA

Hi Terri,The fence looks fantastic! Myself and Valerie could not have dreamed it would look so good.The skill John has shown in construction, and ensuring all the fine detail is correct, is exceptional!I was nervous at the start…I always am with new trades people. But I am overjoyed now!Thank you so much!David
By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Picket Fence – St James, WA

Jim’s Fencing 2015 Award Winners!

Best Customer Service No complaints & highest number of complimentsAdam Powell Sam O'Keeffe Sean Chambers Joel Kirby Justin Tranter Mark Ower Gary Chick Greg Heycock15 years of service - Gary & Judith Chick 12 years of service - Dean & Meesha Watson 12 years of service - Nick & Sharon DrakeSilver Award - Best Franchisee Support Damien HerzickGold Award - Excellent Franchisee Support Adam & Vanessa Powell Dean & Meesha Watson Nick [...]
By |September 23rd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing 2015 Award Winners!

2015 Jim’s Fencing Conference Wrap Up

Well, after much organising and a few sleepless nights, the 2015, inaugural, Jim’s Fencing Franchisee conference was an outstanding success.We had plenty of Sponsor support, and while Franchisee numbers were a little down on what we had initially envisioned, we are totally ecstatic with the outcome. We had delicious sponsored meals, a good chance to [...]
By |September 23rd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on 2015 Jim’s Fencing Conference Wrap Up

Jim’s Fencing 2015 Conference Program

JIM’S FENCINGNATIONAL FRANCHISEE CONFERENCE02-06 SEPTEMBER 2015Wednesday, September 02, 20156:00 pm to 7:00 pm 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm (Franchisor arrival)Pre-dinner drinks in the Aqua Bar Lounge – Sponsored by Darren & CatherineDINNER: Nouveau Restaurant – Sponsored by: OxworksThursday, September 03, 201509:00 am   to 10:30 am Divisional Plan for Next 12 Months (Franchisors) Mudjimba Room 310:30 am [...]
By |August 28th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing 2015 Conference Program

Jim’s Fencing 2015 Sponsors Announced!

Hi everyone,As part of the Jim’s Fencing Team, we all have an obligation to do everything possible to be the best at what we do. We are only as professional as our weakest link. I hope this is not you.September brings the inaugural National Conference (and family holiday, if you choose) on the Sunshine [...]
By |August 21st, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing 2015 Sponsors Announced!

Knotwood & Jim’s Fencing

When Greg Heycock from Jim’s Fencing called us for a quote for a home in Tea Tree Gully - SA, we were happy to help.Greg asked us for a price on on our highly popular wood-grain aluminum slat fencing and some gates to match. Knotwood’s 100% Australian made systems cover more than just fencing and gates, we do [...]
By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Knotwood & Jim’s Fencing

Jim’s Fencing National Conference coming up in September 2015

We also have our own Jim's Fencing National Conference coming up on the Sunshine Coast!Franchisees 04-06 September 2015 Trainers 03-06 September 2015 Franchisors 02-06 September 2015We have run Franchisees Conferences in our regions for the past 5 years and we find these a fantastic way  for us to get our Franchisees together to re-invigorate them about their business [...]
By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing National Conference coming up in September 2015

Brisbane Franchise Expo – July 2015

 The middle of winter here in Victoria, wet, miserable and even at 2pm the fog hadn’t cleared at the Airport on Friday afternoon to fly to Brisbane for the Brisbane Franchise Expo.The weather in Brisbane was fine, and we set up for an apprehensive weekend, unsure if we would get any enquiries and unsure [...]
By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Brisbane Franchise Expo – July 2015

Jim’s Fencing Western Australia sponsoring North Beach Year 9 Football

This season we have sponsored the Year 9 North Beach Football team providing the boys with nice new jumpers. Go North Beach!
By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Western Australia sponsoring North Beach Year 9 Football

Counting down …. only 8 days to go to the Brisbane Franchising Expo

8 days to go...3 Questions:Want to work close to home?  Check to see if there is a Franchise available near you! Do you want the security of full training (paid) and our $1,800 paid for work guarantee? More on Package & Training. Are you unsure about finance?  If you require help with financing please contact us for details of a broker who [...]
By |July 9th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing||Comments Off on Counting down …. only 8 days to go to the Brisbane Franchising Expo

Brisbane Franchise Expo

Jim's Fencing will be at The Franchising Expo in Brisbane 18 & 19 July. We'd love to see you there.Things you need to know:We are experiencing an influx of work daily in Brisbane that is going unserviced as we do not have enough Franchisees to handle the demand. We will be offering a SHOW SPECIAL on [...]
By |July 9th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Brisbane Franchise Expo

PVC Polvin Fence by Ashley Hermanus – Glen Waverley

PVC Polvin Fencing product by Ashley Hermanus - Jim's Fencing Glen Waverley.We're hoping you can catch up with the Polvin team at our next conference in the Sunshine Coast.
By |June 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on PVC Polvin Fence by Ashley Hermanus – Glen Waverley

Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – June 2015

Great work from from the team:"Amel was excellent all round. I would certainly recommend him and will hopefully have him back again. I wish everyone was as professional, friendly and hardworking as Amel. Makes the brand look good."Griffin – Daglish WA"Lloyd was very professional, gave helpful informative advice, was very friendly and did our  job [...]
By |June 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Thumbs Up – June 2015

Major Front Fence Transformation – Lower Templestowe

MAJOR TRANSFORMATION TO A FRONT FENCE Big congratulations to Greg Cox & Brett Cassar, Jim’s Fencing (Lower Templestowe) on a wonderful looking PVC job and Glass balustrading they did on a deck. Great feedback from Greg about the assistance they got from Polvin PVC on the job.
By |June 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Major Front Fence Transformation – Lower Templestowe

First Aid Certificate (Level 2) – Regional Victoria & Western Melbourne

As you are well aware OH&S is for ever changing and we all need to keep up. We, as Franchise Business owners, are all 100% responsible for ourselves and our workers. Any “subbie” whether they be a delivery truck driver, your post hole digger man, or anyone else who steps on your site, invited [...]
By |June 25th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on First Aid Certificate (Level 2) – Regional Victoria & Western Melbourne

Dane Bobart (Bendigo)

Dane grew up in Mildura and re-located to Bendigo in 2005. He was previously an operations manager of a training organization, which he did as well as running his own limousine business. Jim’s Fencing appealed due to its flexibility and reward for effort.“It’s great knowing I’ve built something that my clients’ wanted. Exceeding expectations [...]
By |May 18th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Dane Bobart (Bendigo)

Jim’s Fencing Northern NSW secures first major Local Govt project

The North Coast team of NSW has just completed their first major Local Government project. They were awarded the job in April to complete 500m of PVC Picket fence around a Cricket oval in the Northern town of Musswellbrook. Dallas Hamilton, Chris Bogner and one of the Sydney team Quinton Lyons worked on the [...]
By |May 18th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing Northern NSW secures first major Local Govt project

Jim’s Fencing May – Thumbs Up!

 A fantastic new testimonial in for Mark Ower (Geelong)Drove past tonight and was thrilled with the look of the fence, the colour is just perfect and I am sure that everyone’s very happy with the end result.  If you ask me, I think we have the best fence in the whole neighbourhood now!!You wait, [...]
By |May 18th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Jim’s Fencing May – Thumbs Up!

Random Acts of Maintenance with Keith from The Block

Well what a great response, and great feedback we received from our Random Acts of Maintenance.Adam Harrington and Darren Morris started it all off with their repair to the first property in Mulgrave, removing the Gate, and welding it back in place, after it had fallen off its hinges.On Saturday, we had a small [...]
By |May 18th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Random Acts of Maintenance with Keith from The Block

April News

The weather has turned and autumn is definitely here.We were recently part of the first Jim's Group email newsletter that was sent out to over 180,000 plus Jim's Group customers throughout Australia.  Our article featured Modular Fencing and generated the most ‘click-throughs’ of all the contributing divisions – over 500 people clicked to get more information [...]
By |April 27th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on April News

New Franchisees and Milestones

A Jim's Fencing welcome to our new Franchisees:Sam Riad (Brighton) Amel Lovic (Morley) Hua Zheng (Sunnybank Hills) John Slater (Castle Hill) John McCausland (Duncraig) Dane Bobart (Junortoun) Tobias Wilson (Bendigo North)Jim's Fencing Milestones… Congratulations to:Adam and Glenda Harrington who are celebrating their first year as Franchisors.Darren and Patsy Morris (Ashburton) - 1 year Adam Sachse (Cottesloe) - 1 year Jason Sukiennik (Butler) - [...]
By |March 23rd, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on New Franchisees and Milestones

Welcome to the new Jim’s Fencing website

Darren & Catherine are proud to launch the new Jim's Fencing website in 2015.Along with an updated look and easier navigation, the site also features:A great overview of the fencing styles and services we offer An easy Book a Quote form to get in touch with your local Jim's Fencing professional In-depth information for anyone looking to [...]
By |March 19th, 2015|Categories: Jim's Fencing, News||Comments Off on Welcome to the new Jim’s Fencing website