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Welcome to our blog. Here you will find some helpful advice, information and news relating to gates, fencing and railings in general.  From time to time we will also be adding some of our special offers and promotions so make sure you check back to see if anything catches your eye.  


Key Considerations When Selecting a Garden Gate

Key Considerations When Selecting a Garden Gate

When the time comes to replace a worn out garden gate the process of selecting a new one should be really pretty straightforward provided you take into account o couple of important factors. This article looks at these factors in more detail.

Ensure Gates Are Locked To Deter Criminals

Ensure Gates Are Locked To Deter Criminals

Ensuring your home is well protected against criminals is essential. With this in mind read this interesting article on the type of locking mechanisms available on our range of gates.

Adding Value Using Gates & Railings

Adding Value Using Gates & Railings

Returning a house to its original condition can in many cases lead to an increase in value. Read this article to see how it relates to railings and gates.

Research Shows Over 50`s Are The Most Likely To Invest In Garden Gates

Research Shows Over 50`s Are The Most Likely To Invest In Garden Gates

Research shows over 50`s are bucking the trend in online sales of garden gates. Click here to read the full story.

Installing Gates – Take Precautions to Avoid Disappointment

Installing Gates – Take Precautions to Avoid Disappointment

Prior to purchasing a new gate make sure you have the required DIY skills needed to complete the installation. Failure to have these skills may result in additional costs that will need to be factored in. Find out more here.

Companies Fined For Childs Death As A Result of Improper Installation of Sliding Gates

Companies Fined For Childs Death As A Result of Improper Installation of Sliding Gates

In a bid to reduce the number of accidents related to automated gates, we thought we would share this article with you on the hidden dangers.

Vacant Properties Should Have Well Secured Gates

Vacant Properties Should Have Well Secured Gates

Are you going away this summer? If the answer is yes then make sure you read our simple to complete checklist prior to leaving.

Simple Security Measures Can Add Value to a Home

Simple Security Measures Can Add Value to a Home

How much value do you think a cheap garden gate would add to your property in terms of perceived value? Click here to find out the answer

Maintain Your Gates & Fences if You Are Serious About Home Security

Maintain Your Gates & Fences if You Are Serious About Home Security

The importance of maintaining you gates and fencing should never be underestimated. Failure to do so will not only result in costly replacements being required, but will also leave your home vulnerable to criminals and trespassers.

Install Gates into Alleyways to Reduce Criminal Activity

Install Gates into Alleyways to Reduce Criminal Activity

Is the back of your property blighted by criminal activity, fly-tipping and antisocial behaviour? If so read this article demonstrating how installing security gates will provide a solution.

London Named Burglary Hotspot

London Named Burglary Hotspot

Recent reasearch suggests London tops the list for burglary hotspots. Read this article to find out how to reduce your home and family from becoming the next victim. 

Simple Ways to Make Your Garden More Secure

Simple Ways to Make Your Garden More Secure

Keeping your garden secured is an essential part of being a homeowner and will undoubtedly help keep you and your family safe. Click here to read the full article.

Metal Thieves Target Garden Gates

Metal Thieves Target Garden Gates

With scrap prices at an all time high, it has led to metal gates and railings being stolen by unscrupulous criminals on a regular basis however this story takes the biscuit.