Industrial sliding gates

We’ve just installed this galvanised steel sliding gate for a customer in Bodmin. It has full Paxton computer controlled access control equipment.

Fully automated and fully compliant with current legislation.

Industrial sliding gate IMG_4013

Tanalised timber gates, with hydraulic rams.

Timber electric gates in Cornwall IMG_3955


Heres some pics of some timber electric gates that we’ve just finished near falmouth. It shows the hydraulic rams mounted in the mid position and the safety edges to make the system fully compliant with todays regulations.

The intercom integrates with all the house phone system for ease of use.

If you want neat and tidy installers, you’ve come to the right place.

Call us on 01208 264888 for a free site visit and quotation. We are here to help.

10% Off

Fantastic news, Hormann are offering a 10% discount off their excellent steel sectional doors and also the Thermopro Entrance Doors.

There has never been a better time to replace that dodgy old garage door or front door, so, what are you waiting for?? Give us a call, our excellent service and friendly nature will make the whole process a pleasure!


Hormann HST side sectionals

We’ve just installed this Hormann HST side sectional in Wadebridge. It looks really nice in the medium ribbed wood grain effect in RAL7016 Anthracite. Its ideal for garages like this where headroom is very limited.
Fully automated and fully insulated as standard.

This door is only available through the Hormann Premier distributors, its a specialist product for specialist installers.





Seasons Greetings

SWGD would like to wish all our customers past, present and future  a very Merry Christmas. Thank you for supporting us once again over 2013.

We close on the 20th December and we won’t re-open until 8.15 am on the 2nd January 2014.

Another huge THANK YOU goes out to all our hard working staff members, you know who you are!!



Glider Roller Doors in Truro, Cornwall

We installed this roller door today in Truro, Cornwall. We managed to find exactly the same green boardign to prefectly tie this in with the neighbours doors.

The Gliderol roller doors offer a nice cost effective choice to close in those car ports for a bit of secure space.

Hormann Garage Doors achieve Secured by design award

Hormann Sectional garage doors achieve Secured by Design Award!

This is available on all EPU, LPU and LTH sectional garage doors when installed with Hormann Supramatic and Promatic series 3 electric operators. No cost implications whatseover, which makes a refreshing change!

The single skin doors and any other operators don’t achieve the rating required, so beware of cheap imitations.

Hörmann Sectional Garage Door Range:



Double-skinned door 42/20mm panels, available in S-ribbed, M-ribbed or S-panelled wood grain finish in a variety of RAL colour options.


Double-skinned door 42mm panels, available in S-ribbed, M-ribbed, L-ribbed or S-panelled designs. with 5 different surface finishes in a variety of Decograin, Duragrain or RAL colour options.


Solid timber panels, available in S-ribbed, M-ribbed or Panelled designs manufactured from either Nordic Pine or Hemlock material.

Successfully tested by TUV Nord against ‘Break-in resistance guidelines for garage doors 11.2007′.

Certificate numbers 44 799 08 35482-002/003/004 refer respectively.


For Secured by Design installations, the above must be selected in conjunction with one of the following:

Promatic Operator

Promatic garage door operator with push & pull force of 600N and a peak force of 750N. Supplied with BiSecur 128bit encryption hand transmitters, and standard security arrestor kit.

Supramatic E Operator

Supramatic E garage door operator with push & pull force of 650N and a peak force of 800N. Supplied with BiSecur 128bit encryption hand transmitters, and standard security arrestor kit.

Supramatic P Operator

Supramatic P garage door operator with push & pull force of 750N and a peak force of 1000N. Supplied with BiSecur 128bit encryption hand transmitters, and standard security arrestor kit.

Supramatic H Operator

Supramatic H garage door operator with push & pull force of 1000N and a peak force of 1200N. Supplied with BiSecur 128bit encryption hand transmitters, and standard security arrestor kit.