No we can install steel posts to swing gates from, however pillars are a more attractive and striking finish.
Ideally yes, makes installing the gates easy but there are ways to overcome an uneven driveway using sliding gates or rising hinges in some situations.
We can often achieve this by fabricating special hinges.
Yes but you must open them onto your own property.
We manufacture gates from softwood and hardwood. The softwood used is Kiln dried Scandinavian redwood, it is a more economical option but less durable than hardwood. Redwood requires regular maintenance to keep it looking fresh and to get the best lifespan. All the hardwood gates we supply are made from Iroko: A responsibly sourced kiln dried African Hardwood which is usually a yellow to golden or medium brown, with colour tending to darken over time. Iroko is a very durable hardwood which is hard wearing and resistant to decay.
With the appropriate planning gates can be fitted to enable automation to be easily installed later.
All systems have a manual release key which will enable clients to access their property in the event of power failure or system malfunction.
Yes a correctly installed system will give years of trouble free operation.
We also provide an emergency callout service usually within 24hours working hours.
We provide a comprehensive service starting from design, this usually starts with an on-site consultation where I get to know your requirements, from there I can provide a virtual install and a detailed quotation and images of similar gates. Together, with business partners, I can also advise on landscaping, building and lighting requirements.
Our gates are treated with a high-quality wood preservative for maximum protection and looks.
We can spray finish your gates with any colour from a range of paint manufacturers.
Yes, ALL timber products require maintenance for appearance and to ensure a lasting future for the product.
It is best to regularly stain timber gates to prevent the finish from deteriorating and the wood discolouring. We can provide yearly re-staining service if requested.
We undertake the, ground preparation and drainage work, excavation to lay electrical cables and cobbled entrance crossings.
We design and manufacture the fittings for the gates, weld on site and install gates and finally we programme the automation controls and commission the system before providing customers with training, manuals and CE approval.