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Why Installing a Gate Alongside Your Louvers is Useful


A gate may be the perfect addition to your louvers if you’re trying to secure your commercial property.

Not only are louvers essential to your property’s appearance, but a gate can do just as much. If you’re concerned about the integrity of your property and ensuring that everyone gets to where they need to be, there are few things better than a gate. If your business cares about security and privacy, a gate is just the right fit! Let’s take a look at why you may want to consider installing a gate alongside your louvers and just what benefits that can offer your commercial property.

Better Control

With a gate, you can have increased control over just who is able to enter a facility. Access control technology can eliminate the need for security personnel whatsoever, as someone can just swipe an access key card and get right in. Even if you decide you still want a physical security presence, a gate allows a buffer between your facility and the outside world.

Deterring Crime

If security is one of the main reasons you installed louvers, deterring crime with a gate is probably a wise move. Criminals look for easy targets and if there’s a well-maintained gate in their way, they most likely will just look elsewhere. Your implemented security system will make tampering with that gate unwise, so you can feel comfortable in knowing that your commercial property is protected.

Financial Benefits

Because gates can be so easily automated, you don’t need to hire security personnel. Instead of paying a salary, you can pay the one-time installation fee of creating a gate with all the bells and whistles that will let people in when they need to get in. This allows you to invest more heavily in the further fortification of your property, creating a much more safe facility than others.

Increase Curb Appeal

As secure as a gate may be, that doesn’t mean you need to think about it like some kind of unsightly prison-esque element. Gates can actually be aesthetically pleasing and give a sense of professionalism to your property. The right gate will accent your louvers and make everything look that much better.


When you are ready for quality louvers, the professionals at Hercules Custom Louvers are ready to help.  For more information and to learn how we can meet your custom louver needs, contact Hercules Custom Iron online or giving us a call at 1-800-331-2590. We will ensure your investment serves your family for years to come! For updates and to see projects we’re working on, visit us on FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube, and Pinterest.


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Hercules Louvers
36 West Pennsylvania Avenue Walkersville, MD 21793
Phone: 1.800.331.2590