A Fence finally mended By: Jon Yates As he sat at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Aug. 20 waiting for his wife to be wheeled into surgery, John Hennessey flipped through a copy of the morning paper. What's Your Problem? caught his eye. The column described the frustrating tale of Stanley Kubacki, whose $23,000 fence was on the fritz. Despite a still-active warranty, Allied Fence Corp. refused to repair it... Read More
Broken gate begets broken promise
By: Jon Yates
There were other options — companies with similar proposals who would do the work for roughly the same cost — but in the end, Stanley Kubacki chose Allied Fence Corp. for his massive gate project.
The reasons, he said, were simple. The design submitted by Allied's president, Melodia Ruvalcaba, had arches, small details the others didn't include... Read More