Fence & Gate FAQ
GATE SYSTEMS | ACCESS CONTROL | FENCING SERVICES | LOCKSMITH
Do I need a permit for fence installation?
Yes, most communities require a permit before a fence installation project can begin. If you live in a neighborhood, make sure to get fencing plans approved by your HOA.
How much fencing material do I need?
We calculate fencing sizes by linear feet. During an initial consultation, our team can measure your yard to help determine the layout of your fence and how much material will be needed.
How long does fence installation take?
The project length will depend on the size, material, and type of fencing. Most fence installations can take place within a couple of days.
What fence requires the least amount of maintenance?
Aluminum fences are known to require very little maintenance, yet are still durable. Chain-link fences are another popular option because they’re cheap and don’t need much maintenance.
How do I choose an automatic gate opener?
The automatic gate opener you choose will depend on the gate and its capacity. If it’s a heavier gate, it will need a heavy duty opener to support it.
What are the benefits of commercial gates?
Commercial gates can be very beneficial to business operations, as they’re efficient and dependable. If you have employees or customers moving in and out of facilities, gates need to move quickly and smoothly. This ensures you have security protocols in place without sacrificing operation time.
What type of automatic gates do you install?
We install driveway gates, sliding driveway gates, front gates, security gates, sliding gates, swing gates, and electric gates. Our technicians at ECA Gate and Lock are happy to help you determine the best gate for your home or business.
Do you offer gate repair?
Yes, we do! Our team is well-equipped to take on gate repair. If your gate stops moving or starts making abnormal noises, it’s time to schedule gate repair. We’ll inspect your gate to find the point of concern and begin with repairs.
Access Control Systems
What are my access control options?
We offer card readers, cellular entry, keypad entry systems, radio controls, and telephone entry. Each of them is advantageous for various reasons, which could benefit your business or commercial location.
How can I keep my commercial building secure?
Access control systems are designed to monitor the security of your building. Based on your situation and desired level of security, we can help you determine the best access control system.
Are you licensed and insured?
Yes, we are! Our team is licensed and insured to complete the services we offer. The manufacturers we partner with only produce the highest quality products with warranties to back them up.
What happens if my system experiences issues?
Anytime your access control system develops issues, contact our team at ECA Gate and Lock! We’ll be on the scene immediately to determine the issue and complete the appropriate repair.