Automated Gate Installation: The Consultation

Gate installation MarlowAt GateKraft, the first thing we do when you call us to enquire about gate installation, is arrange a consultation with you at your property at your convenience. The reason we do this is to ensure we fully understand your requirements and to undertake an assessment of the entrance to your home or business. And of course… we want to answer any queries you might have about the process of gate installation.

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The GateKraft team are experts in gate installation; we design, we manufacture, we install and we service and maintain gates for the security of homes and business in Marlow and surrounding areas.

During our initial gate installation consultation we will discuss the following with you:

  • Gate Design & Style preferences (for design inspiration check out our gallery)
  • Gate Materials (Metal or Wood)
  • Gate Type (Swing or Sliding, Automated or Manual)
  • Access Management (Remote control, intercom, keypad)
  • Gate Maintenance & Servicing
  • Next Steps

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We will also conduct an assessment of the entrance to your property, taking measurements, establishing a power supply as well as offering advice based on your requirements and our expert gate safety knowledge.

Following our visit we will prepare a quote for the design, manufacturing and installation processes with potential costs for on-going maintenance packages, based on estimated usage that we will gauge from you during our visit.

Once you confirm you wish to proceed we will be in touch to organise a date for installation.

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Our friendly team at GateKraft are fully qualified in gate installation, ensuring your automated gates are installed safely to keep your home or business secure. If you are considering installing electric gates, get in touch with us for more information on gate installation Marlow, call 01494 611 111 and a member of our team will be happy to assist.

The Different Types of Driveway Gates

Driveway gates high wycombeThe entrance to your property is the first thing that is seen when visitors come to see you. Installing driveway gates and railings can increase the attractiveness and value of your property. Curb appeal aside, if you are considering installing driveway gates it is beneficial to be aware of the different types of gates available that are available to enhance your property’s security and the safety of those who reside within.

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GateKraft can work with you to design the perfect gates to secure your property based on your taste and requirements. Here we have provided a variety of gates that will protect your home.

Sliding Gates:

  • They provide more room on your drive to park your car
  • They are the best option if you have a sloping driveway
  • They allow for a wider entrance to manoeuvre your car through
  • They offer enhanced security as it’s extremely difficult to force sliding gates open
  • They are unaffected by wind resistance

Swinging Gates:

  • There are two options bi-parting or single swing
  • They are more economical than sliding gates
  • They require less maintenance than sliding gates
  • They offer a more traditional appearance
  • They make less noise when opening and closing the gates

Wrought Iron Gates:

  • They provide an old fashioned look
  • They add elegance and sophistication to a property
  • They are an extremely strong first line of defence against intruders
  • They are a durable, long lasting investment
  • They are simple to maintain

Wooden Gates:

  • They provide a more rustic appeal
  • They add a touch of class to your property
  • They enhance privacy
  • They require maintenance to ensure lasting strength and beauty
  • Hard or soft wood can be used depending on preference and budget

Electric Gates:

  • They enhance the security of your home and safety of your family
  • They provide convenient access via remote control or keypad
  • They are robust, difficult for intruders to force open
  • They can be made from wood or metal with a finish of your choice
  • They increase the value of your home

Manual Gates:

  • They enhance the look of your property
  • They can be metal or wooden
  • They provide an additional barrier from the outside world
  • They can be automated at any time

GateKraft are always happy to discuss the best driveway gate options available to suit your property. Get in touch with us on 01494 611 111 for more information on driveway gates High Wycombe or to arrange an initial consultation for us to assess and discuss your requirements.