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Top 5 Security Concerns for South Africans in 2024

Top 5 Security Concerns for South African Homeowners and Businesses in 2024

South Africa’s security landscape continues to evolve, and with it, the concerns of homeowners and businesses. Staying ahead of these evolving threats is crucial for safeguarding your property, loved ones, and assets. In this blog post, we’ll explore the top 5 security concerns facing South Africans in 2024 and offer solutions to address them effectively. […]

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Gate Automation vs. Manual Gates

Gate Automation vs. Manual Gates

In South Africa, where security is a top priority for homeowners and businesses alike, choosing the right gate for your property can be a significant decision. While traditional manual gates have served us for decades, gate automation technology has emerged as a powerful tool for enhancing security and convenience. In this blog post, we’ll delve […]

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Are Automatic Gates Worth It

Are Automatic Gates Worth It?

Are Automatic Gates Worth It? When it comes to home security, homeowners have a lot of options. From alarm systems to motion-activated lights, there are many ways to protect your property. One of the most effective solutions is an automatic gate. But are they worth it? In this blog post, we’ll explore the pros and […]

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What Makes an Electric Gate Open

What Makes an Electric Gate Open?

Electric gates are becoming increasingly popular for both residential and commercial properties. They offer a secure and convenient way to control access to your property, while also providing a stylish addition to the landscape. But what exactly makes an electric gate open? In this blog post, we’ll explore the technology behind electric gates and how […]

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Gate automation

Can You Automate an Existing Gate?

The concept of automating gates is becoming increasingly popular as homeowners look for ways to increase their home security and convenience. Automated gates can provide a secure entrance to your property while offering the convenience of remote access. But what if you already have an existing gate? Can you still automate it? Let’s take a […]

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Gate Automation

How to Reset a Centurion D5 Gate Motor

The Centurion D5 gate motor is a reliable and powerful motor designed for use in residential and commercial settings. It is ideal for those looking for a secure and reliable way to open and close their gates. However, like any other motor, it can sometimes malfunction or require resetting. While there are many DIY fixes […]

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Gate automation and Repairs

How an Automated Gate Can Save Your Life

Having a gate that opens and closes automatically will increase your property security and privacy. An automatic gate will also prevent unwanted critters from entering. For example, the neighbor’s dog won’t be able to get into your property! These are just a few of the benefits of having an automatic electric gate installed on your […]

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How Garage Doors Can Benefit Your Home

Insulated garage doors can increase the energy efficiency of your home. Hot and cold air from your garage makes it harder to heat or cool your home, but an insulated garage door will moderate the temperature, lowering the amount of energy required to heat and cool your home. Insulated garage doors reduce noise Insulated garage […]

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Home Security Essentials

Whether you have children or want to be more secure at home, you can protect your property with home security essentials. These products include motion sensors, cameras, wireless systems, and alarm systems. You can choose the right ones for your home and your needs. Home security solutions come in different styles, zones, and prices. Motion […]

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The Benefits of a Motorised Gate

There are several benefits of a motorised gate. These include convenience, security and value. Those with limited mobility can also benefit from this technology, as it opens and closes the gate for them. They are also easy to install and require little maintenance. Security One of the best ways to secure your home or business […]

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How to Secure Your Home While on Vacation/Holiday

In this article, we’ll cover a few of the most important steps to take to ensure your home is safe while you’re away so that you are sure your home is safe while you are on a relaxing trip away. Preparing your home for security while on vacation You should prepare your home for security […]

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Burglar/ Thief

Things That are Commonly Stolen by Burglars

Gate Motors Gate motors are are often stolen and then are sold for quick cash. On websites such as OLX and Gumtree gate motors can cost anything from R1 500 to almost R4 000 second-hand. Stolen gate motors are either stripped down and its various components (batteries, gearboxes) are sold individually or they are sold […]

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Gate automation and Repairs

4 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Security

Anti-theft Bracket We understand that you should take every precaution necessary when it comes to the protection of you family. That is why we recommended getting an Anti-Theft Gate Motor Bracket to improve your home’s security. The bracket will prevent intruders from gaining access to the manual switch of your gate motor, making it more […]

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Gate Motor Care

Different Types of Gate Motors

There are many different types of gate motors that can be used residentially or commercially. Here are a few examples: 1. Sliding gate motor These types of motors use a sliding mechanism to open gates. They are ideal if your space is limited in your driveway or if there is a steep incline. They are […]

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Gate automation

7 Different Types of Materials for Gates

There are so many different types of materials to choose from for your gate. Whether you would like something more traditional, modern or something for extra safety, there is an option for everyone. 1. Wood Wood is more of a traditional material to use for you gate. It is offers a cosy and welcoming feeling […]

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The Rise of Gate Motor Theft in South Africa

One of the fastest growing crime trends is the stealing and reselling of gate motors. Criminals mainly target gate motors that are not secured or covered. There are a number of factors as to why criminals are targeting gate motors. Firstly, they are easy to get to and we don’t notice that they have been […]

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Anti-theft bracket for gate motors

The Importance of an Anti-Theft Gate Motor Bracket

What is an Anti-Theft Gate Motor Bracket? An anti-theft bracket is a form of protection that fits onto a gate motor, specifically design to make sure that your gate motor cannot be stolen. It is both aesthetically pleasing and durable. What are the Benefits of Having an Anti-Theft Gate Motor Bracket? It is durable It […]

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Electric Fences

An electric fence is a fence that an electric current can pass through, sending an electricshock to any person or animal who comes in contact with it. An electric fence is not meant tokill anyone but rather sends an uncomfortable shock to the person who confronts it. There are Three Main Advantages of Electric Fences […]

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Why you Need a Motorised Gate in South Africa

We live in a country that at times can be quite dangerous. We always need to be vigilant and install the best security systems possible but it all starts with your gate. Let’s talk about why having a motorized gate is more beneficial to your family’s safety than a manual one. A manual gate puts […]

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