Advantages of Having Residential Gate Operators

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With residential gate operators, you can instantly access your property without manually moving your gate.

Planning for a new fence includes the material and location. However, you must consider your gates too. Proper gate placement and type can make daily life easier and help protect your home and property. At Hercules Custom Iron, our members are here to assist you with your fence installation decisions. This also includes the location of your gates for optimal access and security. Keep reading to learn the advantages of having residential gate operators.


With residential gate operators, you can instantly access your property without manually moving your gate. When you drive up to your property, you can punch in your security code or consider a keyless option that will activate the gate to open. In addition, the gate will close once you drive inside, providing high security to prevent strangers from entering your space.


Security is another advantage of a gate operator at your residential property. There are specialized electrical components included in residential gate operators that are complex to understand and access. Additionally, having an automatic gate operator can be a solid deterrent to anyone who passes by your home and property.


The parts that make up residential gate operators form a balanced, safe gate. Also, your gate’s controls and solid motors ensure that it opens and closes appropriately when accessed. Fortunately, these components keep your place on track to prevent any issues with a manual gate opening and closing unsafely.

An automatic gate has safeguards built in to prevent injuries to children, pets, and adults. As part of a gate operator, the sensors will trigger your gate to stop if something solid is in the way. Consequently, you want your gate to be heavy and don’t want it to close suddenly. Remember, children cannot play with a gate that they don’t have the code to like they can with a manual gate.

Collaborate With Our Fencing Crew

Our fencing team works with residential and commercial clients on all their fencing projects. We are proud to serve our communities in Maryland. Call us at 1-800-331-2590 today to discuss how we can meet your gate needs!


If you are ready to install your chain link fence and add railings or you still have some more questions, we here at Hercules Custom Iron are here to help. We have many years of experience and will ensure that your chain link fence will serve you and your family for years. Visit us online or call us at 1-800-331-2590. For advice, updates, and to see what we are up to, be sure to follow us on social media on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Pinterest.

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