Whether your driveway wanders through front-yard landscaping, or beelines straight for your home, a gate can add an unparalleled “wow” factor that impresses guests and secures your yard.
Our iron double gates are especially impressive – offering the grand entrance you’ve always dreamed of for your home.
Double gates fabricated locally right here in New Orleans and installed by our highly trained contractors add an additional level of security and prowess to your property.
Our professional welders and fabricators can craft a wide range of styles to suit your tastes and design preferences, including arched top, flat top, and arched with finials (where posts extend past the top rail of the gate). If you have an iron-wrought fence, we can advise on the best style to match.
Keep reading to learn more about how a double gate can improve your home’s value.
Automatic gates can only be opened with a unique gate opener (like a garage opener), keypad pin, or intercom system. Electric gates discourage trespassers and prevent solicitors from entering your property. If you’re concerned about the safety of your property, installing an electric driveway gate is a good security measure for your peace of mind.
A double gate is essentially two iron-wrought gates installed at the end of your driveway like double French doors.
Your double gate can be installed two ways:
Our double gates can swing toward your home when you pull up, or they can slide to the side along a fence when you approach. If you’re pulling from a busy street into your driveway, this gives you more space to pull out of traffic while you open the gate.
With Big Easy Iron Works, you have the ability to choose from a variety of style options available for your iron-wrought gate. Or, if you have something custom in mind, we can create your gate using an array of different shapes and designs, with ornamental posts or finials for a more intricate and elegant finish.
Double gates are impressive and bold, making your entryway stand out in a positive and striking way. However, double-gates might not always be the best option depending on your space and layout.
We’ll gladly answer any questions you have and help you understand which gate style (if any) will best fit your home and how we can work with your existing décor, design and layout to find or fabricate the perfect fit to bring your vision into reality.
Here are a few reasons our double-gate clients love our double-gated options:
Our highly-rated professionals can select a double gate style with you that matches your current architecture and protects your home.
If you think you may be interested in installing a double gate, set up an appointment to meet with one of our professional contractors about your new electric gate.
We’ve built our business in New Orleans because we love this city. We take our responsibility while servicing the community seriously and work hard to provide high-quality products that beautify the city and enhance residents’ lives.
Here are a few things you can count on when you work with us:
Your new grand entrance may inspire you to upgrade other areas of your home, too. For the ambitious home renovator, we offer a variety of iron working services outside of double gates, including:
Directions from Upper Pontalba Building— Head northeast on N Peters St toward Ursulines Ave. Continue on Elysian Fields Ave. Take I-10 W, US-90 W/S Claiborne Ave and Louisiana Ave to Magazine St. Turn right onto Magazine St.
Directions from Beauregard-Keyes House — Head northeast on Chartres St toward Governor Nicholls St. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Governor Nicholls St and then turn right at the 1st cross street onto Decatur St. Continue onto Magazine St and make a slight right to stay on Magazine St.
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Big Easy Iron Works
3436 Magazine St., Suite #120-B
New Orleans, LA 70115
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“Great job on the iron gates! I can’t believe they finished installing the iron gate and repairing our fence. A lot of my neighbors recommended Big Easy Iron Works and I can see why they trust them so much. Very professional workers came and the owner checked up from time to time. Great experience.”– Vanessa Johnson
“You have my respect for Big Easy Iron Works! Thank you for staying true to your word about quality service. They helped install our new iron fence and it exceeded my expectations to be honest. They explained everything they would be doing every day of the job. I really recommend them for those living in New Orleans. Hire them for your fencing needs.”– Billy Anderson
“I contacted Big Easy Iron Works because most of my neighbors recommended them to me. I am satisfied with the time that they took to finish the work repairs with my wood fence. The fences they placed turned out nice and they looked like they would last longer. I would also recommend them to my friends in New Orleans.”– Shirley Oaks