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Gates - Mounted/Top of Stairs

The Spectrum gate, sculpted from a single piece of furniture grade wood blends together contemporary design and higher standard of safety. Besides the stunning mahogany finish, and you’ll see a world-class gate that meets the toughest European Safety Standards as well as the US and Canadian Standards. The Spectrum Hardware Mount Gate features the exclusive FastMount™ Rails, making it truly the simplest hardware mounted gate on the market to install. Included the baseboard adapters allow you to install the gate perfectly over baseboards up to 0.75” (19 mm) thick and 4.25” (11 cm) tall. The top adapter also comes with spacers to allow you to mount the FastMount™ rail perfectly vertical even if the wall isn’t perfect, without the need for any additional accessories. The warm sophisticated design of the Spectrum Gate will protect your precious ones and enhance the beauty of your home.


The company is so confident about their product that they have a lifetime warranty, which no other gate company has.

Perfect for all top of stairs applications, including walls that don’t line up
Quick release hardware allows gate to be removed when not needed
Directional stop prevents gate from swinging out over stairs
Hinge and latch side hardware can be mounted on an angle
Furniture Grade Bamboo Wood. Grey in colour.
Adjustable width
Gate Width: 28.5″ – 43″
Gate Height: 31”


No more need to worry about putting up unsightly gates. You can make your stairs and passageways safe without the changing the look of the home with this sturdy transparent gate. The gate is made of 3/8" (1cm) thick professional grade clear Acrylic to the exacting Europeon as well as the Canadian and American Safety Standards for gate manufacture. Blends perfectly with glass railings.

It features....

  • Qdos FastMount™ Rails for the simplest installation ever of any hardware mounted gate
  • Magnetic Lock with At-A-Glance Indicator™ shows when door is securely locked
  • Adapters are included to work over baseboards making for easier installation to uneven surfaces. 
  • Adapters are also included for mounting over quarter round moldings.
  • Level included for help to make it easier to get the right fit.
  • Can be quickly temporarily removed when needed for times like when moving furniture.
  • Can be mounted at angles up to 180 degrees
  • Includes One-Way Stop to prevent unsafe opening over the stairs and easier use of the latching mechanism.
  • Clean with mild soap and microfiber cloth.
  • Hinge side Fixtures are 31" H, need additional 1 1/2" drop down space to place into the top fixture.
  • Closing side Fixtures are 32 1/2" H.
  • Expands to fit openings 29.2” - 39.4” (73 – 100 cm) 




The Beechwood Delux Angle Mount Wood Gate fixtures allow for installation straight across as well as where there are angles at one or both sides of an opening.

  • Use for top or bottom of stairs, across doorways or hallways, including staircase balusters and walls that do not line up straight across.
  • Unlike others, Hinge as well as Latch side hardware can be mounted on an angle.
  • Quick release style lets you easily remove gate from mounting hardware.
  • Can open both ways, but also includes Safety Stop to prevent gate from swinging out over stairs.
  • Made of beechwood with natural stain finish.
  • Fits openings 27" to 42"
  • Measures 27" high.
  • No extensions to the gate are available

Also available in Black or White Metal

For added general information about gates, check out Gates - need to know

To avoid screwing your gate into your bannisters and for easier installation , see Hole-Free Mounting Kits


This Retractable Baby Safety Gate helps keep your baby safe and comes with two sets of mounting fixtures which allow you to easily move the gate between two different locations.

    • Fits narrowest of openings and expands to fit wider openings up to 55"/140cm.and is 35"H.
    • Can be used indoors and outdoors.
    • Works in doorways, hallways and on stairs.
    • Sturdy and durable mesh.
    • Space efficient, it retracts out of the way when not in use.
    • UV protected.
    • Comes with mounting template for easy installation.
    • Can only be used at top of stairs if it can be placed 6" back from the edge of the top stair.
    • Can be mounted within the door frame or on the outside.
    • Comes with mounting template to make installation easier.
    • Opens with a push down and turn a dial at the top of the hinge casing, then unhook from fixtures on opposite side.
    • Retracting sound can be avoided by keeping the dial depressed as you let it to roll back.
    • For help to when mounting to uneven surfaces with baseboards, you can purchase spacers (sold seperately). See ATTACHMENT below for more installation details. 
    • See how to install
    • While shown in White only Black available.



The Avant gate is manufactured by the company who originated this style of roll away gate. After several years of redevelopement they have added some features.

  • The gate rolls into case so it "disappears" when not in use.
  • Use for doorways, hallways or bottom of stairs.
  • One hand operation though at its widest two hands usually helps.
  • Can be set for either automatic or manual locking.
  • Automatic setting has a delayed release button that gives you time to walk through before the gate locks.
  • Manual setting keeps the gate unlocked until you turn it to locking position
  • Measures 32" high.
  • Fits small areas and openings up to 51" wide.
  • New Modern design.
  • Brushed aluminum casing and soft, sturdy, wrinkle-free mesh.
  • Holds up to 220 lbs.
  • Easy to install to flat surfaces, for help to create flat surface see Gate Mounting Kits.
  • Winner of the 2009 JPMA Innovation Awards Competition.
  • Only works where fixtures can be mounted straight across from each other.
  • Best used to between two rooms or base of stairs.
  • Only suitable at top of stairs where gate can be placed 6 inches back from the edge of the top step.
  • to see how it works

For added general information about gates, check out Gates - need to know

To avoid screwing your gate into your bannisters and for easier installation , see Hole-Free Mounting Kits




The Angle Mount Safeway Gate is the basic top of the stairs gate we use when installing for our clients. The company is so confident about their product that they have a lifetime warranty, which no other gate company has.

  • It is  trim looking and meets the higher Europeon safety standards for gate construction.  
  • It has an easy one handed  thumb release and lift up to open action, which children do not learn.
  • To close you simply line up and push down.
  • It has quick release hardware to take the gate off if moving furniture.
  • Made of durable steel.
  • While its name refers to the unique hardware fixtures which allows it to be installed at angles on both sides, it also works straight across openings.
  • These unique fixtures provide a wider variety of options for placement of the gate often allowing wider range of motion.
  • See Attachment below for more details and installation instructions.

BASIC GATE  FITS OPENINGS  26 1/2" to 42 .5" WIDE and is 32" H. (Mounting Fixtures height is 33 3/4" H, needing another 1" higher to be able to drop the top fixture onto the hinge)

Choice of  WHITE or BLACK and Wood versions, Bamboo Grey or Beechwood

For added information about what is involved with choosing the right gate, check out Gates - need to know

To avoid screwing your gate into your bannister, see Hole-Free Mounting Kits