Security Gates UK
The perimeter marks the area covered by a property and it is there, that you need to ensure that any potential intruders are put off by your visible defences.
If a burglar is aware that a property is unoccupied, he is much less likely to attempt to have a go, if there are clearly visible safeguards, such as security gates, combined with an efficient monitored security system.
When surveying your boundary, it is important to ensure that all entrances are secured, also that the back and sides of your home are protected with strong fencing and security gates.
There is a wide choice of security gates. UK companies provide quality well-constructed gates designed to meet every requirement and all tastes, including timber, decorative iron, aluminium etc.
There are security gates suitable for town, country estates, farms and gardens in an array of sizes and styles, or they can be made to measure for your situation.
Wooden Gates, can be easily climbed by intruders; you can prevent this by covering the cross members with a panel thus removing an obvious foothold.
Ornamental Iron Gates are more difficult to climb and thieves also fear that they will be seen at work through them.
Sliding Security Gates Are useful where the drive slopes up towards the house which would prevent a swing gate from opening, or where a swing gate reduces the parking space available.
Gates can be key entry, or remotely controlled by electricity or wireless. They come in swing, sliding, or up and over versions, to fulfil your desired objective.
Automatic Security Gates UK Apart from stopping intruders entering your property and deterring car theft and vandalism, automated gates can also keep your children and pets safe within your grounds and can give you complete control of access.
They can be controlled via electric cables, or wireless digital keypad and for additional security, intercom and video can be specified.
Detectors can sense the presence of a vehicle to open the gates, or stop them closing on it. DIY kits are available and suppliers offer professional advice regarding the right kit for your situation.
Although they incur additional expense, security gates can help you feel safer and more comfortable in your home and add to its value.