November 2018


Nobody Likes Watching Paint Dry….

Unless it’s a set of freshly baked Arden Gates straight out the oven! No we haven’t started our own bijou artisan bakery but our obsession with creating and fitting the most secure Aluminium gates with long lasting crisp finishes has led us to take control of the powder coating for all our gates and other fabrication projects. Now it’s all done in our brand new purpose built facility here at our workshops near Solihull. This means that everything right from inception to the final QC inspection is done entirely by... Read More


Cable tidy anyone?

Does you automation cabling cabling look like Medusa’s barnet?!  Many times our engineers have turned up to see automation wiring that’s like a bag of wiggly worms wrestling! Our specialist installation engineers pride themselves on rectifying the previous work of others and leaving ours correctly and clearly laid out and as neat as possible. The pic above above is how we transformed the control boxes and cabling of this new client we took on recently after they experienced numerous ongoing issues with the automation on their gates, looking at the... Read More


Hampton’s North of the Border

Our partner installer in Edinburgh, Craig Manson from CM Electrical, installed this set of Arden Hampton gates in rural Scotland, the owner selected the style and colour combination to blend in with the Jurassic setting. As well as the look they also wanted the practicality and security that comes with a set of fully boarded and hand welded Aluminium gates, combined with a sleek and reliable 4K GSM Videx Intercom. We’ve fitted Videx time and time again and have found them to be some of the best engineered and reliable... Read More