Swing gates can definitely be used for better security. For one thing, they only open when you want them to, like when someone you know is coming, so that you have control over who gets in and who does not. And just the mere presence of a swing gate can discourage people from trying to enter without permission.
Additionally, these gates are a solid physical barrier, so that it is harder for someone to just walk through compared to an open space. Therefore, they add an extra layer of protection. Not to mention that some swing gates are automated, which means you can control them with a remote or a keypad. Therefore, you do not need to get out of your car to open or close the gate manually.
Security cameras and sensors from Rocky Mountain Access Controls can be easily integrated with your swing gate which means that you can keep an eye on who is around and get alerted if someone is trying to mess with your gate. At the same time, swing gates come in various styles and materials, so you can choose one that not only provides security but also matches the look of your place. And those nice-looking swing gates could be used in combination with security shutters.