Efficient repair and maintenance services for residential gates
We have the right answers for your questions on gate repairs and door maintenance.
My budget is limited. Should I still get the best gate I can buy?
Gates help ensure security, so it’s generally a good idea to opt for the best. However, making sure to lock up properly, not forget your keys, not leave windows open, etc. and can go a long way in ensuring safety without drilling a hole in your pocket as well.
How long does it take to install a gate operator?
At least 4 hours is required for a full gate operator installation. This is already at a leisurely, non-hasty place. This includes the time it takes to attach the brackets but excludes the burying or neat positioning of the low voltage wires. For more competent and experienced technicians, the time required will be a lot shorter.
Where can I get spare parts for my gate?
Spare parts for gates and gate openers are easily sourced from the local hardware store and online as well. However, our specialists strongly recommend that only genuine parts should be purchased as second class parts can easily break even with minimal usage.
Why is a telephone entry system better than the other types?
A telephone entry system alerts every phone in the line it is connected to and you don't have to run and answer it. A keypad is not helpful because visitors will need a code to enter and then you have to reset the code to maintain security.
How many pressure edges are needed for an automatic gate?
Ideally most gates would need 6 to 8 pressure edges but it completely depends on the site itself. Gate repair San Diego professionals can help homeowners to place these pressure edges in the right position so they function well and considered safe.
Is a pedestrian gate advisable?
Gates are used by people and vehicles. It is a sound decision to have a pedestrian gate on top of your main gate. This will ensure the safety of all the people coming in and out of your premises. With a pedestrian gate you need not worry about people walking around. Pedestrian gates are for people and your main gate will be for vehicles and things. There should always be a specific gate for a specific purpose.
What are the factors to consider when choosing gates?
According to the experts at Gate Repair San Diego, when making a choice on what gate to install, consider your preferences and requirements. You should know how much space you have, your material, design and type of gate, the purpose for the installation and how automated are you willing to go. You have to consider these factors to be able to make the right choice. Lastly consider your budget ad work around it.