Driveway gates are a usually used at the end of a driveway to protect it from view, creating a sense of privacy and helping to improve the security of the property. This is because it make it much harder for people to break in, as well as providing a deterrent – people aren’t going to break into a property as readily if it looks like it will be a difficult job. Installing driveway gates can help substantially with the way of life of the people who own the property.
Driveway gates are usually installed in residential properties, though they could also be used for businesses if there is a driveway to the building. Usually for a business, security and practicality are key. Therefore, gates will usually need to be automatic. For a residential property, gates will usually be wooden or metal. They are designed to look attractive and aesthetically pleasing, complementing a property and the garden.