You have made the decision to automate your gate, but you may not know how to go about choosing or installing gate access control. American Fence Company – Iowa can make the gate access control process painless for you with their broad knowledge of gate automation. They understand how important quick and easy entry to your property is. American Fence Company – Iowa can get you an operating system that fits all your needs with over 100 years of combined experience with access controls and operators.
Cantilever gate operators let you stay in the comfort of your car as they move your sliding gate open and closed through a rail drive or chain drive system. Access control has quite a few options now, so you can really cater your system to you. For extra ease of exit, you can install a free exit loop so when your vehicle drives over the loop, the gate will open automatically. You can even install a closed-circuit camera to your gate location if you want to be able to view who is trying to enter your property.
American Fence Company of Iowa can easily automate your swing gate for you. They have experience installing hundreds of gates in their long operation history, from a typical 8-foot width up to 70 feet wide. Slides gate operators are very similar to those of swing gates, the main difference between the two being their different opening mechanic.
When a gate opening doesn’t have the room to accommodate the storage of a sliding or swing gate, vertical pivot gates are another common solution. This is another common style of gate and can be equipped with all of the mechanisms available on swing and sliding gates.
There are many solar powered access control devices available as well if you’re looking to decrease your environmental impact or take the edge off your energy bill. These solar devices are a reasonable and economical alternative to powering your gate electrically. However, before committing to any solar gate access control options, there are a few factors you should consider, such as how often the gate will be used and what amount of sunlight reaches the area.
American Fence Company – Iowa would love to discuss your gate access control options today. Please call them at (515) 265-6100 or submit an online request.