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Need automatic gates or electric gates installed or repaired? These are a popular option for driveways, with everything securely locked away and you don’t even have to get out of your car to open or close it. Your technician will have experience with these types of gates, including how to set up access so that your gate can open smoothly via a buzzer, remote, keypad, or intercom. They’ll measure the area and recommend the best gate type to fit, with the most suitable opening methods (swinging or sliding). Your gate installer can order in your gate materials, before installing everything onsite and showing you how to operate your new gate.
Swinging gates are the most popular gate type because they’re simple to operate, with your gate suspended on a hinge, and held in place with a latch. Your gate installer will help recommend a gate style that will fit with your existing fence and other features, whether you need timber gates, aluminium gates, or even glass. They’ll order in the materials and assemble your gate onsite, ensuring its level and properly secured at the hinges. Finally, they’ll attach a latch at the correct height for easy opening and closing - with the option to padlock your gate for added security.
Sliding gates are ideal for homes with limited space on either side of the gate, or for larger gates along driveways, where a swinging gate isn’t practical. Your gate installer will begin by measuring the area and recommending some suitable sliding gates to fit. They’ll order in the materials and begin by installing your footings and metal tracks for the gate to roll on. Next, they’ll put in place posts for your gate. Then they’ll insert wheels into the bottom of your gate and slide it onto the track and lock it into place. Sliding gates do need regular maintenance to ensure they’re clean and well lubricated, and you may need to book sliding gate repair if your gate stops working smoothly or gets damaged.
If you have a pool, you’ll need at least one or two gates for safe access to your pool area. Your pool gate installer will help you select a gate that matches your pool fence, whether glass or aluminium. They’ll install your gate between fence posts, ensuring it meets the regulations for your local area. Common regulations include self-closing and self-latching, latches at a minimum height, and only outwards-opening. If your pool gate doesn’t open or close properly, you’ll need to book pool gate repairs as soon as possible to ensure your pool is safe and compliant.
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Repair gate latches and hinges
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Remove and replace gate latches x3 + remove and replace gate hinges x6 3 gates in total - Due date: Flexible
Wooden swing driveway gate
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Just a wooden swing driveway gate - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 16 May 2023
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Current Smart Gates electronic gates installed - want to access using mobile phone - Due date: Flexible
Fix gate to be self- closing
Red Beach, New Zealand
16th Mar 2023
Hi, quote needed for fixing the front gate of Red Beach Playcentre. The gate needs to be self-closing. It needs repair. The gate must close within 4-8 seconds of letting it go from 90-degree angle. Possibly needs new spring hinges and gate position lifted (it should not be touching the ground). Thanks. - Due date: Flexible
Install aluminium fence and gates.
Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand
4th Sep 2022
Install aluminium pool-type fence for three sections (1.75m, 2.63m and 1.91m) with a 1.08m gate. Install driveway gates (x2) covering a gap of 2.78m - Due date: Flexible
Front deck cutting to build up a gap for installing sliding gate
Auckland 2022, New Zealand
23rd Aug 2022
We want to install a sliding gate on our driveway, but the front deck has no gap with our fence, so need to cut the deck - Due date: Flexible
Front entrance wooden gate fixing : shurunken in wet season
Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
29th Mar 2022
Our entrance wooden gate is shrunken every wet season and it can not be closed properly. - Due date: Flexible
Takanini 2112, New Zealand
4th Feb 2022
Install internal aliminium gate Parts supplied just need labour - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 5th Feb 2022
Fix a simple gate
Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand
30th Jun 2021
Hi there the gates hinges and lock close thing still work fine it's just I think the wood of the fence or gate have warped in the weather so it no longer snaps shut on its own.
Build a dog gate and dog shed
Auckland, New Zealand
8th Mar 2021
I need to have a gate built and installed, so the dog can't get out. And to have a shed built, so the dog can get shade during the day. Area is already fenced.