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Common Problems and Repair Solutions for Automatic Sliding Gates

by Ralph Grasso Access Control Systems South Florida

Gates at the entry and exit of buildings or parking spaces are extremely important. Whether one opts for a metal or wooden gate, they increase the security and provide overall control of who should be allowed to enter the property. Installing a high-performance sliding gate along with a CCTV camera ensures the utmost safety of a home. One can get these gates installed with help of a gate installation expert.

Generally, people assume that modern gates practically can’t experience issues; however, this isn’t always the case. Although slide gates, available in a variety of material, are very durable in nature, they may eventually need repair. Therefore, one should be prepared by learning about the common problems and how to deal with them. Be it any kind of issue, one can find an experienced professional for sliding gate repair in Miami to find a reliable solution.

Common Problems

  • Track obstruction or damage: The track keeps a gate stable and ensures a controlled movement straight into the desired direction. However, due to being on the ground, dirt and small pebbles can accumulate around it. A forceful impact on the gate may also bend it. Whatever might be the case, the wheels of a sliding gate can get jammed in place and the gate can stop moving. Solutions can be different depending on the nature of the problem. In some cases, cleaning is sufficient. However, if the track is bent, one may need to ask a sliding gate repair professional to fix or replace it depending on the level of the damage.

  • Gate Opener not working: The gate opener (remote control) of a sliding gate may not function properly due to the used up batteries. One can try resolving it on his/her own by replacing the batteries. In case replacing the batteries doesn’t resolve the problem, one can consult a gate repair company to seek the required services. Since these companies have experienced technicians to offer quick and efficient service, they will inform the concerned person if the remote control needs to be replaced or there is some other solution available to the problem.

  • Out of order gate motors: A gate can stop working properly if the gate motors have been damaged due to water, pests, or any other items. This can also happen if the wires, transmitter, or any other component is not working properly. A skilled technician, offering sliding gate repair in Miami can resolve the problem quickly by looking into it properly and fixing it within a small amount of time.

    Whatever might be the problem with an automatic sliding gate, one can consult a reputable gate repair and installation company to resolve the issue at a reasonable price. Usually, the experts of gate repair are just a call away, as they only need the location in order to provide people with immediate solutions.


  • About Ralph Grasso Junior   Access Control Systems South Florida

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