5 ways to make your garden gate more secure

Although the gate lock is important, there’s more to gate security than ensuring you have the right lock. There are several gate hardware and accessories that can help you kick your security up a notch. Read on as we go through our top five tips to making your garden gate more secure.   Tip #1: […]


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 […]



How to stop a gate from slamming

Are you tired of your gate slamming closed behind you? Perhaps you’re tired of hearing what can only be described as a prison gate closing shut, every time you enter or leave your property. Installing the right gate hardware will prevent the annoying noise and vibration you’re experiencing when your gate slams.   How to […]




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 […]


How to find the right lock for your gate

How do you figure out which gate lock is the right one for you and your gate? To help, we have made a handy guide with some key considerations to help you find the lock you need. Whether you want to find a lock yourself or need advice, knowing the answers to the below 7 […]


How to take care of your gate lock

As temperatures drops and rain falls, it isn’t just us that need some extra measures to keep warm and functioning. Your outdoor gates and locks may need some extra attention to get through the winter season with no problems. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to take care of your gate lock […]