Access Control Basics

Emergency Gate Codes: Myth And Reality In The Gated Community

Gated communities are great. They give you and your family a heightened sense of security because only residents can gain entry. They’re proving to be more popular in America with each passing year. Research from the 2000’s estimates 8 million living in gated communities. The figure since has risen drastically....

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Universal Gate Codes - Gated Communities

Universal gate codes for gated communities – Do they exist?

Modern gated communities usually come with a form of security at the main gate. There are different kinds, but one of the most widely used are pin entry pads. You enter the right four digit security code and they’ll swing open. In reality, this security measure is completely outdated and...

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Gated Apartment Access Control Systems: How You Can Increase Security And Ease Of Access

When people think about a gated community, they usually think about houses behind a gate. However, you can also find plenty of gated communities with apartments behind a gate. These are more popular in urban centers and inner city locations, but you can also find them in the suburbs too. Apartment...

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How to choose a gated community – new development vs. established community

Perhaps you’re moving to a new State and you’re searching for the perfect gated community to move into for you and your family. Maybe you're not moving far at all and instead, you’ve decided to find a local gated community. Whatever the case, you’ll likely have to consider whether you...

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The best residential gate access control system tips for your installation

If you’re considering building a residential gate access control system for your private residence, you need to make sure you’ve got things in order. The building of an electric gate can be fairly seamless so long as you’ve put the ground work and research in. Upgrading an electric gate is...

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