Home Gate Design Inspiration

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Look around your home. Could it use a refresh? How about outside? Maybe something that’s a chic, functional design and also adds an element of security. Check out some of these home gate design ideas for inspiration.

Home Gate Design Inspiration

You’ve seen them at the end of a long, private driveway. Or maybe it welcomes you to the backyard. There are plenty of places that could use a gated entrance, including:

  • Driveway
  • Entryway
  • Backyard
  • Walkway
  • Patio
  • Pool
  • Garden

If you live in a neighborhood and don’t need a fancy driveway gate, you can still use one to accent your yard and even add some privacy to your property.

If safety around your home is heightened with kids and animals running around, make your gate more than functional. Add design elements so it not only matches existing decor but also elevates the space.

Gate Materials

Whether you want to lift the latch on a simple wooden gate or have a more ornate design automatically open, there’s a wide variety of options available depending on your budget.

Wooden gates can be made to match anything from a quaint cottage to a sprawling estate. It’s easier and more budget-friendly to personalize a wooden design from a picketed pathway entrance to an archway overgrown with garden greenery.

Metal gates are made for toughness, but a wrought iron design does well to dress your yard in elegance. A more modern design may also be combined with other materials for a beautiful blend of old and new.

When it comes to gate functionality, how it opens greatly depends on where it’s being installed. It’s easy to manually open a garden gate, but one you have to drive through could use an automatic feature.

Whatever your taste, there’s a gate waiting to be opened to welcome you back to your private sanctuary. For more design tips and gate installation consultation, contact Security Five.