5 Benefits of Automated Gates
From elegant wrought iron to rustic composite boards, gates make an attractive addition to any home or business. Not only this, but they also enhance the security and privacy of a premises – especially if they are automated.
In this article, we cover the advantages of automatic gates for your property and why you should consider the ease of electric gates above manual alternatives.
Adds value to your property
When the time comes to sell up, an automatic gate will add to the kerb appeal of your property and impress potential buyers. The added security, convenience and privacy that electric gates offer can also contribute towards an increase in home value. Businesses can also benefit, as electric gates clearly communicate to visitors and clients that your company cares about safety and quality – remember, first impressions count.
The simple presence of a gate is enough to deter some criminals – and the ability to control your gate at the touch of a button enhances security even further, as it allows for easy access control. This way, you can rest assured that possessions and people alike are safe and protected. As well as preventing intruders, it can also stop young children and pets wandering away from the family home. As an added bonus, your insurance company may also take into account the installation of a motorised gate when totting up your insurance costs, landing you with a discount.
Whether you’re tired of motorists using your driveway to turn around, or whether you’re simply seeking some privacy from prying eyes (or neighbourhood pets) – gates are the perfect way to give your home or business a little solitude.
A key benefit of electric gates is the sheer convenience of them. When arriving home after a long day, there are several reasons why you might not want to step out of your car to open the gates. Perhaps the weather is bad, or maybe you have young children you don’t want to leave unattended, or you might even have mobility issues that make it challenging to get in and out of your vehicle. Motorised gates solve all these issues, allowing you to stay safe and comfortable in your car while the gates open automatically.
Elegant and imposing, a gate is a beautiful addition to any property. Depending on the style you select, gates can be sleek and contemporary or bring a more traditional touch to your home or business. Companies like Total Quality Security will craft bespoke gates to suit your premises, including a range of decorative designs to perfectly complement any exterior.
Searching for bespoke automated gates to enhance the style and security of your property? Here at Total Quality Security, we create hand-made gates for homes and businesses across Wakefield, Castleford, Leeds, Harrogate and Huddersfield. We manufacture all of our designs in-house, giving our customers total control over the look of their gates – and all gates come with a 4 year guarantee. Get in touch to find out more.