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The Advantages of Automated Gates

Your gates – whether they are metal or wood-framed structures – serve several purposes, including aiding the security of the premises and enhancing the security and privacy of the location. They can also make an attractive addition to the setting, boosting the beauty of a property.

In this post, we will explore the advantages of automated gates, and why you should consider them above manual alternatives.

Adds value to your property

Adding a gate to a property for security adds to your house’s curb appeal and impresses potential buyers, tenants, and proprietary clients. The safety, convenience and privacy electric gates provide can also contribute towards an increased perceived value of your home.

Boosts security

One of the most effective ways of deterring intruders at the touch of a button is to have an automatic gate that you can remotely unlock and lock from your home. Remote controls for a gate has been around for some time but now coupled with CCTV, is proving popular now more than ever. Remote gates also benefit homeowners by helping to prevent pets and young children from wandering away from the home. Most insurance companies also take into account the installation of a remote control gate when calculating your insurance.


Motorised gates are equipped to make life easier. Whether you arrive home after a long day at work, there are several benefits to opening your gates automatically when you arrive home. You make yourself safer and more comfortable when your motorised gates are in place. You can enter in mere seconds as opposed to having to get out and manually open the gates.

Aesthetic appeal

Those that bring a more traditional touch to exterior decor tend to include stylish, decorative gate designs, including options that ooze quality. Your choice of gates entirely depends on your property and surroundings. We can help you select the right options from a full range of decorative designs.

If you are looking for the perfect gate to add a touch of class to your Hampshire property, we can help. Call us now to find out more about our services.