Security gates are one of the most fundamental ways to protect property and valuable items from burglaries. There are many beneficial ways security gates can decrease the chances of break-ins and go beyond bringing additional benefits to the business. It is imperative to have a number of defences in place that stop unwanted visitors trespassing and potentially damaging your property or business.
Despite the basic elements of security gates that benefit property owners, such as the fact they’re difficult to breach, there are also hidden benefits that may make you consider purchasing some added security. Firstly, there stature is a deterrent on its own. Having a security gate placed in front of your estate will be a reason enough for thieves to think again. Break-ins are made hard with a multitude of security systems being implemented within almost every business, adding another obstacle that stops easy entry and exit is sure to warn off even more intruders. Having a greater control over these types of situations is key and security gates offer additional features such as intercom and cameras which gives you more control and ensures that your property is fully protected. Despite extra costs, there is nothing more damaging than having valuables stolen, especially when it’s what is needed to produce more revenue. Making sure you’re fully protected through cameras and intercoms allows thieves to be tracked down and also acts as a measure for prevention.
Being as protected as possible is the goal but this can sometimes be unreachable especially for smaller businesses. Other forms of commercial security measures include mobile patrols and a multitude of authorization processes which are costly to install and can drain expenditure due to salary expenses. Having a security gate can be just as effective and less hassle and acts as the perfect deterrent without breaking the bank. The aesthetic options with gates can also reinforce the high-level of protection installed. It can help make the premises look impenetrable which can impress customers and also increase the hindrance element of a security gate. The practicality of an electric gate is efficient and convenient allowing 24-hour protection. Avoiding human error is impossible but rectifying mistakes can be made easier through automatically locking the gates if a member of staff forgot previously. This can be controlled when opening the gates closely or remotely from a different destination.
The Westcountry Group offer a complete range of bespoke gates using either wrought iron, hard/softwood or aluminium. All our systems come with safety features built in as standard, including auto reverse collision sensing. Additional safety features can be added from our range of accessories. We offer the best in security protection within the South West not just with gates but with an abundance of security measures to keep you secure.