Choosing the Correct Aluminum or Iron Gate Width for Your Yard

When choosing an aluminum or iron gate for your yard project, it can be tough to decide based on stated gate width alone. These smaller gates are often referred to as garden gates, person gates, man gates or pedestrian gates. How do you choose a width? Is 4ft wide enough? Is 6ft too wide?

In the video below, we go through the common gate width options and show some real world scenarios with things like mowers, wheelbarrows and vehicles. We show them along with the common gate widths to help give you some perspective when choosing your yard gates.

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I've been working in the fence industry since 2009 with a wide array of installation, sales and marketing experience. I've had lots of experience with different types of iron and aluminum fence and gate installations. Generally a 'DIY' kind of guy when it comes to a wide array of projects.

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