Beware of Pesky Slug Infestations

We have had numerous calls pertaining to slug damage in electrical gate control panels. These pesky slugs squeeze in through small access holes and can cause extensive damage. We are happy to help solve your slug problems. Many manufactures also have enclosure systems for control panels. Just give us a call or send us a message including the make and model of your control panel and we will stop the slugs in their tracks. 

Why it Makes Sence to Install a Driveway Gate

Posted on April 25, 2014 by Riverside Fence

Buying a house is a major investment. You want to ensure that it’s safe and secure. With the installation of a driveway gate, you can protect your pets and family. Driveway gates are not as expensive as they used to be. Previously, families or households with a higher income typically used driveway gates but now the installation and use of driveway gates are turning up across the country.

Aren't sure if your home will benefit from a driveway gate, here are several reasons and benefits why you should install a driveway gate system in your home.

Benefits Behind Installing a Driveway Gate


Since the development of driveway gates, many companies and individuals are enjoying their privacy and security. Driveway gates prevent unwanted animals and cars from pulling into your driveway and your yard. If you are looking for additional security, consider integrating your driveway gate with close watch cameras and an intercom system.

Protection of Pets and Children

Apart from providing a safe boundary to your property, it also offers safety to your pets and children. With an electric or automatic gate system, that automatically closes will ensure that as people come in or leave your property your gate will be closed, preventing pets and children from wandering into the road.

Increases Property Value

Along with providing you and your family additional security, a driveway gate will increase the property value of your home. Automatic driveway gates can add five percent to your homes value. As well as increasing your curb appeal. Depending on the type of driveway gate you choose, it can match and compliment the style of your home.


Driveway gates allow you to control the access to your home. Unfortunately, when it’s raining no one wants to get out of the car or walk to the gate to open or close it. With an automatic driveway gate, it can easily be controlled by vehicle tags, electronic cards, digital keypads and remote controls. Our convenient access control systems allow users to enter and exit a secure property with ease and efficiency.

Other Benefits

Driveway gate systems also help protect your yard and gardens from wildlife, particularly deer and rabbits. As well as, keeping unwanted visitors out of your yard, a driveway gate can also help reduce noise, caused by traffic, nearby sports facilities and even schools.  Noise reduction from main roads and nearby schools is also possible.

Considering the factor of aesthetics, a driveway gate can enhance the stature and look of your property. They add a perfect finishing touch just like a beautiful border around a drawing or picture. Before the installation, you need to consider your needs for a driveway gate to determine the design and functionality of your gate. You want to find the right design and type of gate that matches your needs as well as the design elements of your home.

Need Help?

If you’re interested in having a driveway gate installed on your property, contact us today!