Your home is your castle, and although you may not decide to surround it with a moat, you may choose to install a driveway gate. If you do there are many options, and each one makes a different statement.
The statement you make could perhaps be “no trespassing” shouted by a stout industrial-looking barrier erected to deter vandals. Maybe you don’t have those concerns and wish to add a gate as an accent to your property.
Your first step should be to choose a fencing contractor in Lake County, IL, such as Premier Fence, that will work with you to figure out which option is the best for your property.
An experienced and dependable contractor will assess what size gate you need and your security concerns if any. They will then take that information and help you make a decision.
Take the time and consider the impact a new gate will have on the curb appeal and value of your home and decide accordingly. Wood is a traditional choice which certainly doesn’t look out of place in a rural setting while a wrought iron decorative gate is a very nice addition to an urban landscape.
Vinyl gates are very low maintenance, and a gate with automatic opener is a godsend on those bitterly cold or rainy days. The choice is yours, and so is the statement you will choose to make with your new gate.