Posts Tagged ‘Gates’

Consider the Width of Your Driveway Gate

Friday, July 21st, 2017
Consider the Width of Your Driveway Gate

There is a lot to account for when considering the width of your driveway gate.

There is a lot to account for when considering the width of your driveway gate. The standard driveway width for American homes ranges from 9 feet to 24 feet. The width of your driveway will vary based on whether you want a single car driveway or double car driveway. In addition, the width may change to accommodate parking or a turnaround. Double car driveways can be between 20 and 24 feet wide. A driveway that is 20 feet wide  provides enough space for two cars to pass, but not quite enough room for parking side-by-side and opening doors. If you need space for parking two cars, consider making your driveway 24 feet wide. (more…)

Why You Should Consider Residential Driveway Gates

Friday, May 26th, 2017
residential driveway gates

Residential driveway gates are one of the most popular and most useful add-ons for many homeowners.

When designing the perfect fence for your residential property, it can be difficult to sort through all of the add-ons available and choose the ones that are the best for you. Residential driveway gates are one of the most popular and most useful add-ons for many homeowners. Why should you consider adding a residential driveway gate to your fencing? (more…)

5 Factors to Consider When Buying Gates

Friday, February 10th, 2017
residential iron gates

What are five factors to consider when buying gates?

Gates can be a stylish addition to a home on top of their protective ability. They go with fences, often connecting separate pieces of fencing and allowing an elegant entry or exit. In this blog we’ll discuss how you find the right gate for you, and what to do next once you’ve found your ideal gates. (more…)

Types of Residential Iron Gates

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
residential iron gates

A double-doored swing gate can be a very attractive option.

A residential driveway gate adds value, style and security to your home. But when it comes to installing an automatic gate, you might at first be overwhelmed by all the options. Here’s a quick guide to help demystify some of the confusion and help you determine what’s the right iron gate type for your property.
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The Benefits of Gates

Monday, May 4th, 2015
custom iron gates

Custom iron gates are more than just aesthetically appealing.

A home with gates is the dream for many, but that isn’t just because they look nice. When you add a gate to your home, you’ll see more than a few benefits. Hercules Fence Custom Iron specializes in creating gates that are both beautiful and functional. Whether your goal is purely curb appeal, or your looking for the security benefits, we can help you. (more…)