THE BENEFITS OF A SECURITY GATE FOR YOUR HOME AND FAMILY
Whether you live in an area with a high crime rate, or you are just looking into additional security options for your home, security gates may be just what you’re looking for. Strong, secure and very visually appealing, they offer a multitude of benefits for any property.
The most important feature of a high quality security gate is of course, to protect your family and belongings. Many crimes are committed simply because they present themselves as a quick and easy option. Easily accessible buildings, a single door or window access point and a quick escape, will often prove to be an open invitation to potential burglars. Security gates put a firm stop to that, removing the easy, opportunistic appeal, of a break in and offering a multi-layered defence for your home.
Another popular reason for the installation of security gates, is the additional privacy they can provide. Apart from a visual deterrent, the position of the gates can limit easy access to unwanted and unwelcome visitors. By placing them at the end of a driveway, they prevent entry to the inner locality of your home, allowing you to determine exactly who you grant access to. Security cameras and intercoms also work well here, providing members of your household with a way to monitor the entrance at all times.
INCREASED VALUE OF PROPERTY
By offering increased security on a property, you are naturally making it less appealing to a potential criminal and more inviting to a prospective buyer. The gates are available in a multitude of styles and sizes, to not only match your property perfectly but to enhance it. There is also the possibility that the additional security protection will lead to lower insurance premiums, offering an instant financial benefit.
EASE OF USE
If you are worrying about reduced personal access with security gates, don’t. As much as the gates are designed to keep others out, they make your access to your property simple and easy. Automatic opening systems means you won’t even have to leave your car. Just a single click on a convenient remote control and the gates will open easily for you and your family members. You can also add a simple side gate if required, offering easy pedestrian access when needed, the choice is entirely yours.
INCREASED FAMILY SAFETY
But security gates aren’t just for keeping people out, they can also be used for making sure they stay on the property to. Young children and pets are often easily distracted and it is all too easy for them to wander off without a second thought. Security gates provide a natural and very visual boundary, protecting those inside them and ensuring their safety, for your total peace of mind.
If you would like further information, or a free quote, just give our friendly team a call today. With over 40 years experience in the business, we can talk through your options with you and find the perfect solution for your home.Back to Blog