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Are Electric Gates Secure?

Electric gates are a great security addition you can make to your property. They have a range of security benefits,…

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Wooden gates or aluminium gates – which is right for you?

Wooden gates or aluminium gates – which is right for you? When it comes to choosing what your gates are…

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How does an automatic gate system work and what options are available?

  Automatic gates were once only seen at the homes of the seriously wealthy or government buildings. Increasingly, they’re being…

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Why aluminium beats both iron and steel for gates

  Automated gates come in a range of different materials. While wood was once a popular choice, it’s always had…

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How to maintain your aluminium gates

Aluminium gates are incredibly durable and, with basic maintenance, they can easily last for decades.This longevity and ease of care…

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Will ice and snow affect my automatic gates?

One of the major benefits of fitting automatic gates is that you no longer need to get out of your…

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How to get the look you want for your driveway gates

Your gates are one of the first things people notice about your home. Choosing the right design for your home…

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Do electric gates cost a lot in power?

  We often encounter misconceptions about automated gates. People sometimes think they’re not suitable for some kinds of driveway, that…

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Do I need swing or sliding gates?

When it comes to choosing gates, choosing swing or sliding gates is one of the key decisions you’ll have to…

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Five benefits of automatic gates

Automatic gates were once seen as the preserve of the wealthy. That’s no longer the case, with increasing numbers of…

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Aluminium gates – More affordable than you think

If you’ve been thinking about getting aluminium gates, but are unsure if you can afford them, you may be surprised….

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Are automated gates safe?

Many people who are considering whether to have automated gates often have questions about their safety. Exactly how safe are…

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Increase the value of your home with driveway gates

There are many tips and tricks you can use to add value to a property. For example, installing high-quality driveway…

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How to order custom-sized driveway gates

Driveway gates are an attractive addition to your property while also making it more secure. But what happens when you…

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What to think about before installing automatic gates

So, you’re contemplating whether or not to add automatic gates to your driveway at home. But where do you start?…

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Should you get single or double swing gates?

When it comes to installing automated gates for your driveway, there are several decisions to make. One is whether you…

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Five reasons to think twice before installing wooden driveway gates

Traditionally, wood has been the material of choice for gates and boundary fences. It remains hugely popular in the UK,…

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How can I make my property more secure?

A total of more than 422,000 burglaries in England and Wales was recorded in 2018-19. And, while it is impossible to…

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Order your gates soon

Our delivery dates are changing. And for that reason it’s important to place an order now to avoid a delay….

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Can I Install My Own Electric Gates?

  Electric gates are an excellent means of ensuring a very high level of security at your property, but this…

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What Are Your Gate Options When Space Is Limited?

When gates open, they need space to travel through to move into their new position.  Obviously, there can’t be obstacle…

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Do I Need Planning Permission For Aluminium Gates?

We are often asked if aluminium gates, walls, fences, gate posts or pillars need planning permission. The simple answer is…

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Ten Common, Easily Avoided Gate Automation Problems

  Gate automation problems occur because the installation of automatic electric gates is a complex process. It requires a clear…

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Why Is Aluminum Perfect For Automatic Gates?

Why is aluminium perfect for automatic gates? Well, aluminium gates are strong, beautiful and free from rot or rust. It…

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Gates As Security For Your Home

I was talking to a police officer recently about the additional security afforded by gates and I asked if gates…

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Why Automate Gates?

Automating a gate changes it from normally open to normally closed. In the UK, there is a culture, often amongst…

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