Soft closing gate: How to make your gate self-close

There are many reasons why you might want to have an automatic soft closing gate. You might want to make sure your gate is always closed for security reasons, ensure the safety of your children, or prevent it from swinging around in the wind. Introducing a soft close on your gate can also make it […]


How to ensure safe gates for children

Think it’s child’s play installing a safe gate in a playground? Think again! You are installing a gate at a school, playground, or other public place frequently used by children and it all seems fairly straightforward. After all, it’s just another gate, right? Well stop! Have you considered the risks of finger traps, trip hazards […]


Safe gate closing in schools and public spaces

  Safety around electronic and manual closing gates remains a significant issue in the light of tragic accidents over the past few years. These issues are intensified when it comes to areas where children are, especially regarding trapping and crushing points. To provide safer options for schools and public parks, use a gate closing hinge […]


The all-new Gatemaster closer

Gate closing, the Gatemaster way   Calling all gate manufacturers and installers.  Looking for an adjustable, adaptable gate closing solution for metal or wooden gates? Look no further.  The all-new Gatemaster APSW gate closer is a re-configured version of the popular APS closer, one of the most reliable and sturdy gate closers on the market. […]


The Importance of Door and Gate Closer Hardware

Door and gate closers are essential…they provide a controlled closing speed, allowing people to pass through safely… Are you in charge of local authorities, ensuring your community is safe in public areas? Do you manage a shopping mall or retail outlet and have thousands or millions of members of the public pass through your doors […]


Gate closers explained

Does your garden gate slam closed every time it’s shut?  Is your front gate always being left open?  Or your alleyway gates in your area left swinging open? Then no doubt a quality gate closer could be an easy and effective solution to stop your gate from swinging open.  And no, they’re not a complicated, […]