Metal gates can often give off generic, old-world, and antique-y vibes, especially if they showcase the usual suspects: curlicues, fleurs-de-lis, and small pointed arrows. If your home decor isn't reminiscent of the baroque period, greet guests into this century with outdoor gates that match your more modern decor palette. Metal gates don't have to be relegated to simple straight lines built for protection. From the whimsical to the abstract, get inspired, and click on to see a variety of contemporary gates designed to set a specific, and more important, welcoming tone at your home.
8 Modern Gates That Make a Major First Impression