Frequently Asked Questions


How much do automated gates cost?

The cost of an automated gate system can depend on many factors. The main factors that determine the overall cost of the installation are -


  • The type of gates required i.e. hardwood / softwood gates - a simple design or a decretive steel gate.

  • The type of automation required, the cost can vary considerably due to the dimensions and weight of the gates.

  • The distance from the automated gates to the power source.

  • The intercom or access system required again the costs can vary considerably due to the complexity of the system.


We offer a FREE NO OBLIGATION quotations which will enable Yorkshire Automated Gate Company to give you our most competitive quotation ensuring you get an accurate cost for the proposed installation. We never employ high pressure sales  techniques.


How long will the installation take?

Approximately 2 weeks from the start of the installation till completion, but as with the costs this can vary considerably and can depend on many factors, the design and finish of the gate, the type of automation installed and the distance from the power source to the gates.


Will my automated gate have any warranties or guarantees?


The majority of electric gate operators carry a two year guarantee, intercom system usually have a one year guarantee. Yorkshire Automated Gate Company will clearly advise you at the quotation stage of all the guarantees and warranties on the products we propose to install.


Will I be able to open my gates if there is a power cut?


All automated gate operators we install are fitted with a manual override. On completion of your gate installation a full demonstration on the proceedure will be given.


What maintainace do automated gates require?

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