What Is the Significance of Commercial Security Gates?

There are many important factors that affect your business growth. Security is one of those major factors that make sure your employees, assets, and office spaces are safe and secure from illegal activities like theft and burglary. These security gates add an extra layer of security to the respective premises. Apart from security concern, there are a lot of other benefits that make security gates a significant option for all commercial spaces.

Here are the major factors that will help you know the importance of installing commercial security gates:

Convenience

This is one of the major benefits of adding a security gate to your commercial premises. These security gates are generally automated in commercial places. So, now you can operate your security gates with press of a button unlike to other manual gates. You can add some extra features like CCTV cameras, intercom and other add-ons according to your preference.

Appearance

Commercial security gates are available in a wide range of shapes, sizes and designs. It means while adhering to the required level of security standard, you have the option to enhance the aesthetic appeal of your house as well. You can even order custom security gates depending upon your requirement that complement the rest of your property.

Cost Effective

These commercial security gates not only provide security or increase your property's aesthetic appeal, they also increase your property' value and reduce the man power that is required at an entrance to physically open and close these gates.

Safety

Apart from protecting your property from thieves and intruders, a commercial security gate provides much more control over your security. With these commercial gates you can access the entrance of your property very easily. These gates have remote access that allows you safely monitor your surrounding without even stepping out once.

Benefits of Having Commercial Gates:

Discounts on Insurance

A commercial property with an automatic security gate costs less to insure as it minimizes the damage caused to the property by theft or vandalism.

Provides Ultimate Safety 

Fencing the construction or renovation area with commercial gates helps keep unwanted intruders away, hence preventing hazards and safety issues.

Docking areas are prone to accidents, as all the loading and unloading work is carried out by forklift trucks under the supervision of workers. Therefore, installing commercial gates in such areas can protect workers from external harm.

Enhanced Productivity

A company with security gates usually experiences increased productivity as employees work knowing that they are safe and secure within the company premises.

Helps Comply with Regulations

Commercial security gates procured from a reputable fencing contractor can help you comply with specific security and safety regulations relevant to your company and its premises. 

How to Choose Commercial Gates

Consider these factors before choosing commercial gates:

Flexibility 

Choose commercial gates that are affordable and easily fit in any location, without obstructing movement outside or inside the property.

Hardcore Finishing 

Choose gates with hardcore finishing, such as stainless steel bearings or aluminum inserts, that last longer and require less maintenance.
 
Well-Coordinated 

The commercial gate should work in conjunction with other security devices like a fire alarm, security camera, detectors, and intercom to protect your premises.

Other Features

Choose a commercial gate that can prevent undesirable hazards, opens or closes silently, features a spring barrier to deal with emergencies, and has a gate motor and gear with a lifetime warranty.

Read here to learn more about investing in commercial fences/gates. 

Before investing on these commercial security gates, do your proper homework and look for professional gate experts. They'll guide you properly and depending upon the amount of space available and the nature of your business, they will decide which type of security gate would be suitable for your commercial premises.

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Ron Frazelle

Ron Frazelle is the Project Manager of La Habra Fence Company, a leading provider and installer of chain link fencing in Southern California for over 65 years. Ron is committed to providing the best customer service, high quality products and quick project completion at the best overall value for his clients. La Habra Fence Company offers a wide variety of fencing options, including chain link fences, ornamental iron fences, security cages and security gates.