Curb appeal residential security gates for driveways

Curb Appeal: Improving security with residential gates

What’s the first line of defence when it comes to the security of your home? Your driveway or your front door? One effective way to enhance residential security is through the installation of driveway security gates. These gates not only act as a physical barrier but also offer convenience and peace of mind. In this article, we will delve into the different types of security gates supplied by Electrical Data Security (EDS) and discuss their suitability for various purposes. Residential gates A residential gate is a common choice for those who want to restrict access to their property or driveway, … Read more

Residential Gates - How to find the perfect gates for your driveway

How to find the perfect gates for your driveway

When it comes to enhancing the aesthetics and security of your property, installing the right gates for your driveway can make a significant difference. Whether you are renovating your existing driveway or constructing a new one, choosing the perfect gate requires careful consideration. At EDS, we specialise in providing high-quality entry solutions that meet the unique needs of our clients.  If you’re considering investing in some new driveway gates, you may already have a solution mind. However, there some key points to consider when making your choice. Here’s how to find the best gate for your driveway. Seeking Planning Permission … Read more

Education blog

How EDS supports the Education sector

EDS value our education services and want to ensure that they have the best possible technology for their locations. We are a leading provider of access solutions and security technology, offering a portfolio of bespoke products that can be customised to fit your needs. Our community is important to us, and we support both the private and public sectors within education. Here’s how we support our schools, colleges and universities. On-premise solutions for schools and colleges Our bespoke products are designed and built here in the UK. We are accredited by companies and organisations across the UK, as specialists in … Read more

EDS - Our Accreditations

Why our accreditations are important to us

When you work with a security provider, you need to know it’s a name you can trust. At EDS, we put our money where our mouth is. Our accreditations are important to use because they showcase some of the real differences that EDS has made to the UK infrastructure as a whole. We support our partners and customers with bespoke and tailored technology solutions. We provide products and services in the form of access systems, security, electricity, traffic management, railways systems, IT, and manufacturing materials.  We work with businesses of all shapes and sizes to achieve recognition and accreditation in … Read more

City centre blog

EDS Blog – Our solutions for city centres

City centres are bustling hubs of activity that require efficient management to ensure smooth traffic flow and pedestrian safety. At EDS, we provide custom technology to meet the security of busy city centres, manage high-traffic areas and give people the help and ease of access they need. We offer high-security and robust solutions that are built to last for years to come. For inner city projects, we make it our priority to find our exactly what is needed. EDS work to tight schedules, following compliance regulation and offering our technical expertise along the way. Read on to discover the technology … Read more

home security blog

5 ways to improve your home security

Investing in automatic gates, CCTV, turntables, access control and railings can help your property stay safe no matter where you are! At EDS we provide all these things, here’s how each of them can protect your home. Why is it important to protect my property? Protecting your property is important for a variety of reasons, some of these include financial protection, legal obligations to keep your property safe for you and others visiting, as well as for personal reasons, e.g., protecting your family who live in the property as well.  Having a proper security system in place, in addition to … Read more

Supporting the Distribution sector blog

How EDS supports the distribution sector

Distribution is a vital industry that keeps pretty much all other sectors alive. Distribution and transport teams quietly supply private and public sector businesses up and down the country. Without the distribution industry, the UK would come to a grinding halt. To follow the efficiency, productivity and security required for the movement of goods, it’s important that facilities have everything they need. EDS have compiled some of the key technology features for the distribution sector. Read on to discover the key technologies that we supply to the distribution sector. If you’d like to know more about our products or speak … Read more

Why you need an automatic gate

5 reasons why your business needs an automatic gate

There’s something impressive about driving onto a business premises that has an automatic gate. They are secure and efficient, and add a new layer of privacy from street view. There are many kinds available, but almost all modern designs give you customisable options to fit with your entry solution. Automatic gates provide an advantage over other types of commercial gates. This makes them a great choice for businesses looking to improve their access features. Have a read of the 5 key benefits of adding an automatic gate to your commercial premises. A convenient solution for you and your team If … Read more

Buy british blog

Why it’s better to buy British

It’s always good to know who you’re buying from. In recent years we have seen a multitude of overseas companies setting up offices in the UK and being labelled as British manufacturing companies. These companies provide products often built and sourced from overseas. There is, of course, no problem with this. EDS products are built and sourced from facilities in the UK. We appreciate the value of sourcing high-quality materials and putting money back into the UK economy by trading with our valued partners. Buying from EDS is buying from the UK. There are several reasons why we encourage buyers … Read more