Some popular designs for custom driveway gates include plain picket style, curved top and webbed designs. Also popular are ornamental gates featuring horses, deer, trees, bears and dogs. Designs such as sea shell scallops, waves, Greek motifs and modern lined designs are also common.
Custom driveway gates are available in several opening styles as well, including single swing, bi-parting swing, vertical pivot and vertical lift gates, and single and bi-parting rolling slide gates.
Common materials for driveway gates are wrought iron, wood, PVC, aluminium and steel. They can be painted a number of weather-resistant colors, including black, bronze, rust, white and green.