Metal Gates Chorleywood

If you’re looking to install gates that require minimal maintenance, then metal gates are the option you’re looking for. GateKraft design, manufacture and install manual or automated driveway gates to increase the security of your home or business.

Metal gates, especially automated ones are a great way to keep out unwanted visitors such as opportunist burglars and wild animals. We can include an integrated locking system that requires pass code and intercom entry to allow access to your home or business premises, it’s also possible to access your property via remote control.

Unlike wooden gates, there is limited need to worry about metal becoming weathered, we can weatherproof metal gates by galvanising and applying a waterproof coating.

Metal Driveway Gates Chorleywood

GateKraft are located near to Chorleywood, we offer an efficient, reliable service, providing an upfront consultation to address your needs for the installation of metal driveway gates.

We offer bespoke designs or can work to a design that you have chosen, however feel free to check out our online gallery for design ideas and inspiration. If you would like further information about the process of installing metal gates, get in touch with us at GateKraft by calling us on 01494 611 111.

Slugs, Snails and Automated Gates

If the summer rain hasn’t put enough of a dampener on anyone having a stay-cation in Chorleywood this year, it could be creating havoc for your automated gates. Slugs and snails everywhere are enjoying this year’s British summer and are on the lookout to cause chaos. These creatures aren’t only out to destroy your lovingly nurtured plants; they increasingly seem to be finding their way into the control boards of your automated gates.

Automated Gates Chorleywood

Not many weeks have gone past recently when we haven’t been called out to deal with an automation malfunction, only to find the culprit to be one of these slimy creatures.

There are ways in which you can limit the chances of slugs causing mayhem with the control panel of your electric gate. Ensure vegetation around the control box is cut back, lay slug pellets in the area surrounding your control board and make sure you get in touch with GateKraft on 01494 611 111 to regularly service your automated driveway gates in and around Chorleywood. The number of services your gates require a year depends on how much you use your gates. Regular servicing will protect the investment you made when you had your gates installed. Gate servicing will limit damage and ensure bigger issues are prevented.