Category: Blog

Recommendations When Hiring a Fence Builder

In the world of construction, it’s unfortunate to find people who are not always the most honorable in the services they promise to their customers.  Whether you decide to hire Dakota Unlimited or another fencing company, here are some recommendations to consider during your research process! Research their track record. Contact BBB to obtain free […]

Should You Hire a Company with Sub-Contractors?

It isn’t uncommon for fence builders to use sub-contractor on projects and there are different ways a company might employ sub-contractors. Some use them only for the installation portion of a job while other companies might have independent subs working in sales as well. In our experience companies who use sub-contractors run a greater risk […]

Effects of Warm Weather on Fence Installation

Dakota Unlimited is a residential and commercial fence contracting business based in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN.  We are a seasonally dependent business which thrives 6 months out of the year.  This year, however, has been a bit different as we are having what most Minnesotans would describe as a “mild” winter.  Typically we are rushing to […]

How to choose the best fence for YOU!

There are several types of fences someone can get for their home or business, and each type serves a different purpose. From natural beauty to security and privacy, Dakota Unlimited offers their customers a type of fence that meets every point on their checklist. A Chain Link fence is the best choice if:  You are on a […]

Questions to Ask When Hiring a Fence Contractor

Over the years, we’ve been asked a lot of questions but from time to time we feel as though some homeowners forget to ask some pretty important ones.  We put our heads together and came up with a list of questions we think you should ask before hiring a fence company in Minneapolis. Do you […]

Blessed with the Best: Employees

Here at Dakota Unlimited, we have over 100 years of combined experience ready to serve you in any way that we can. From our owners, office workers and crew members, Dakota Unlimited has been home to these employees for decades. Carol Schmitz is one of these loyal employees. Looking back at her career, Carol has […]

Dakota Unlimited Completes is 25,000th Fence Project

The family-owned business to celebrate with customers and employees Rosemount, Minn. (July 30, 2015)— Dakota Unlimited, a premier fence builder for more than 30 years, announces today it will complete its 25,000th fence project. The milestone project will be completed at the home of Dennis and Janice Larson in Hastings, Minnesota on Thursday, July 30th, […]

Dakota Unlimited Implementing New Software

CFS stands for “Computer Fencing System,” but what it really means is faster and more accurate estimates. Dakota Unlimited is breaking through their old-school ways of handwritten contracts and timely estimates, and we are implementing the fencing world’s top of the line computer system. What exactly does CFS do? To put it simply CFS is […]