The Benefits of Having a Round Guard Booth

October 10th, 2019
A square security guard booth

A square guard booth can take up extra space on your facility. Try round, narrow booths for more flexibility and visibility.

Many high-security gates and entrances require security personnel to be onsite. The security personnel verifies the credentials of people trying to enter or exit, troubleshoot problems, or notify other staff when trouble occurs. For the guard’s comfort and safety, a guard booth is often required to house them while on duty. You can install a guard booth in a round or square shape. Read below to discover how opting for a round guard booth can offer you flexible security options for your protected facility.  Read the rest of this entry »

The Best High-Security Perimeter Options

October 4th, 2019
A wire fence with barbed wire on top

Anti-climb fencing is one high-security perimeter option provided by Hercules Fence.

When it comes to prioritizing perimeter security, fencing and gates are crucial elements of your property’s safety and security systems. Proper perimeter security can provide you with serious peace of mind while keeping your commercial or residential property safe. Perimeter security can take many forms, including access control gates, monitoring, security patrol, bollards, and more. When choosing your fencing or other elements of your high-security system, it’s important to be informed about the options available to you. Here are some of the best perimeter security options out there for your commercial or residential property.  Read the rest of this entry »

Does Your Property Need Security Bollards?

September 27th, 2019
Does Your Property Need Security Bollards?

In this week’s blog, we will discuss a few different types of property that can benefit from security bollards in different ways.

When it comes to protecting valuable assets, some properties have unique needs. In some instances, typical traffic and pedestrian access control methods like turnstiles and fences may not be enough. In the cases of banks with ATMs, gas stations, and more, security bollards are an ideal solution to protect your equipment and the valuable or hazardous materials within. In this week’s blog, we will discuss a few different types of property that can benefit from security bollards in different ways.

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Why Turnstiles are Gaining Traction in Access Control

September 20th, 2019
Why Turnstiles are Gaining Traction in Access Control

Here are a few reasons why turnstiles are gaining popularity in pedestrian traffic and access control.

For business owners, facility managers, and security personnel, access control is key. Keeping secure perimeters is vital to many different industries and types of property, and pedestrian access control is an extremely challenging thing to manage. More and more businesses are opting to install turnstiles as a measure to further regulate pedestrian traffic, and for good reason. Here are a few reasons why turnstiles are gaining popularity in pedestrian traffic and access control.

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Does Your Facility Need a Crash-Rated Fence?

September 13th, 2019
Does Your Facility Need a Crash-Rated Fence?

Here are a few things to consider when deciding if your facility needs a crash-rated fence.

If you are looking into a new or replacement fence for your facility, you have likely stumbled upon crash-rated fences and gates. How can you tell if you need such a strong high-security fencing option? There are a few factors that can influence your property’s security needs. These factors include the materials and assets on your property, the traffic surrounding your facility, and the consequences of a potential security breach. Here are a few things to consider when deciding if your facility needs a crash-rated fence.  Read the rest of this entry »

Keeping Your Construction Site Safe with a Chain-Link Fence

September 6th, 2019
Keeping Your Construction Site Safe with a Chain-Link Fence

Put safety and security first by keeping your construction site safe with a chain-link fence. Here are just a few of the benefits of using a chain-link fence to provide perimeter security for your site.

On any construction site, the two highest priorities are safety and security. It’s crucial to implement effective perimeter security to ensure that all equipment, employees, and passersby are safe, day or night. A chain-link fence is an excellent method of perimeter security for any construction site due to its ease of installation, durability, and high-security options. Put safety and security first by keeping your construction site safe with a chain-link fence. Here are just a few of the benefits of using a chain-link fence to provide perimeter security for your site.

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Things to Consider When Choosing a High-Security Fence for Your Commercial Property

August 30th, 2019
Things to Consider When Choosing a High-Security Fence for Your Commercial Property

At Hercules High Security, our seasoned team can help you find the best match for your high-security fence needs. In the meantime, these tips can help guide your decision-making process.

Choosing to install a high-security fence at your commercial property is a great way to help keep your business and equipment safe. Once you’ve decided to take a step towards a more secure future, you may find that the number of options for fencing is leaving you baffled. At Hercules High Security, our seasoned team can help you find the best match for your high-security fence needs. In the meantime, these tips can help guide your decision-making process.

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Fence Maintenance: Things to Look For When Inspecting Your High-Security Fence

August 21st, 2019
Fence Maintenance: Things to Look For When Inspecting Your High-Security Fence

Here are some things to look for when inspecting your high-security fence as part of a fence maintenance routine.

The key to any successful security barrier is consistency. A fence with a bent post, rusted gate, or another weak spot can compromise the security of your entire facility. Because of this, fence maintenance and regular inspections are vital. There are a few things that can indicate problems for metal fences, and you should routinely take time to check your security barriers for these issues. Here are some things to look for when inspecting your high-security fence as part of a fence maintenance routine.

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3 Types of Automatic Gates for Your Commercial Property

August 15th, 2019
automatic gates

In this post, we will discuss three types of automatic gates that you can use to protect your commercial property.

Your property is only as secure as its perimeter’s weakest point. For many properties, that weak spot is the gate. Access control solutions are constantly evolving, and there is no excuse for leaving a perimeter open. All facilities with fences or other security barriers need to have secure gates to ensure the efficacy of their barriers. There are many types of gates that can be used for various applications, but automatic gates are some of the most popular. Often used to regulate vehicle traffic, automatic gates can make perimeter control easy and secure. In this post, we will discuss three types of automatic gates that you can use to protect your commercial property.

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Palisade Fencing for Safety and Security

August 8th, 2019
palisade fencing

Read on to learn more about the security benefits and customization options for palisade fencing.

Palisade fencing is a common fence type that pairs strength with aesthetics. The simple design of palisade fencing — vertical bars with few horizontal rails — deters intruders while providing clean-cut lines that are visually appealing. A ubiquitous and versatile style, palisade fencing is an excellent choice for nearly any property or application. Read on to learn more about the security benefits and customization options for palisade fencing.

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