Gates will last for many years with the right care and attention. Electric gate automation systems need to be looked after. Electric gates by nature are dangerous if not installed correctly or maintained to the highest standards. The Local Gate Company service hundreds of gates in the local Surrey, London and Berkshire area.
We carry out extensive inspections of the automation systems and the gates to make sure your investment is protected. We offer service contracts for Residential, Commercial and Gated developments.
What We Do
All work carried out to the highest standards.
What is included in your gate service?
Your gate service will include:
Full visual inspection of all gate parts including,
Wear & tear of gate motors and all moving parts
Check hinges and brackets
Wooden/ Metal support post. Make sure there is no rust or rotten post.
Check hinges brackets for stress fractures
Check all parts for water ingress and signs of insects and slugs getting into machinery and electrical parts.
Check sliding gate track for faults where applicable.
Check all nuts and bolts are tight and have not broken.
Check all electrical connections are safe and meet current BS7671 Regulations.
Check all safety edges and safety sensors meet current regulations.
Check gate system is safe and meet the machine directive regulations.
Manual Service to include;
Lubricate all moving parts ( Hinges, Brackets, Cogs, Track etc.)
Remove PIR safety sensor covers and clean and inspect. Carry out relay switch test.
Check all oil levels where necessary.
Lubricate gate motor pistons. Top up oil where required.
Carry out and test all electrical connections.
Electrical test Including insulation resistance test.
Test and replace motor capacitors where required.
Clean all debris from gates and motors including pit boxes.
Clean out pit box soak aways
Carry out gate force test.
Test functionality of intercom system and Push to exit buttons
Manual test of all safety edges
Manual test of PIR sensors.
Check all crush points and crush hazards.
A full gate report will be sent to the client after the gate service so a full record can be kept for each service.
Where We Work
Surrey, London & The South East
We offer a full Electric gate servicing service to people in the Surrey, London, Berkshire and surrounding areas. We are based in Weybridge Surrey. The Local Gate Company has been installing and servicing gate automation systems for over 20 years. All of our gate engineers are fully qualified and are fully qualified electricians as well!
Give us a call so we can talk to you about your gate servicing requirements.