Why Access Professional Systems is the Most Trusted Name in Security Solutions


August 14, 2022

If you’re in the market for an access control system or automatic gate for your home or office, you may compare your options with a few companies. When it comes to top-tier security solutions, Access Professional Systems is second to none. APS has been delivering proven solutions for over 40 years, and we are proud to be an industry leader in the design, installation, and integration of access control systems, gate automation, parking access control, and video surveillance systems. In this blog post, we’ll dive into a brief history of our company, an overview of some of our access control solutions, and APS should be your top pick for all your security needs. 

A Brief History 

Access Professional Systems was founded in 1977 by Russell L. Scheppmann. Starting as an automated garage door installer, Scheppmann’s ingenuity and vision have formed the company into what it is today – an industry leader that combines the operational capability and power of a large enterprise with the commitment to quality service of a small business. Through our years of growth, we have always kept our commitment to treating clients with the same professionalism and dedication no matter the request. 

Gate Automation 

At APS, we don’t just install automated gates; we provide technological solutions to increase security, efficiency, and visibility for any property. Whether you need a standard automatic slide gate for your driveway or heavy-duty commercial doors with integrated access controls, our expansive collection of automatic gate solutions will deliver the quality and protection you need. All of our gate systems comply with industry standards and undergo a series of mandated safety requirements to ensure the safest possible operation of your automatic gate.

If you’re looking for a product that reflects your unique taste and imagination, our gate fabrication team can customize a gate automation system that meets your aesthetic needs for all types of shapes and transformations. We’re incredibly proud of our high standards and client satisfaction. Depending on your application, we’ll provide accessories to pair with your automatic gate, like digital keypads, telephone entry, and wireless gate entry systems to add another level of convenience and security.

HOA Gate Automation

Communities trust APS for top-of-the-line HOA gate automation. Our solutions are designed to control access for neighborhood protection, promote residents’ privacy, increase user convenience, and enhance property values.

For more information about the importance of HOA security solutions, check out our blog “Why Automatic Gate Service Should be Included in HOA Maintenance.”

Automated Commercial Doors

APS provides commercial gate automation for companies of all sizes and industries. We understand that every business has different access control needs, which is why we offer a variety of solutions to choose from, as well as custom automated commercial door solutions for unique requests. If you need help deciding which system is right for your business, our team of experts will work with you to find the perfect solution that meets your organization’s needs. 

Parking Access Control System

Parking technology systems are the fundamental tool for secure and efficient parking operations. APS has delivered world-class parking access control solutions for 25 years. We specialize in successfully installing comprehensive parking access and revenue control systems (PARCS) and parking guidance systems (PGS) that cover all applications in the industry, including parking structures, hotel parking lots, casinos, city and state properties, tourist attractions, airports and terminals, commercial office buildings, retail stores, colleges, and more. Our experienced team handles all the stages of implementation from planning, design, procurement, installation, and end-user training. More than just an installation company, APS is here to provide the support you need to keep properties and people safe.

Video Surveillance Systems

At APS, we provide highly innovative video surveillance solutions that increase overall safety and security, prevent dishonest claims and theft, provide visual evidence for accountability, and enable continuous real-time remote monitoring. Whether you need HD analog CCTV technology or IP surveillance systems, our video surveillance professionals can design and install a system that meets each of your specific needs and budget. Our dedication to producing quality video surveillance has earned us the confidence of thousands of valued clients.

Why Trust Access Professional Systems

APS has been providing customers with customized solutions with superior service since 1977. We set out to be different from other access control companies. Different in how we treat our customers and employees, how we work with each other, and the results we expect to achieve. These fundamental values are the foundation of our distinct culture. The APS way means acting with integrity, respect, and professionalism while keeping the clients at the heart of everything we do. For the most reliable and innovative access control solutions with the highest quality service, contact Access Professional Systems today!


How do you know you’re in good hands with APS? We’ve successfully installed equipment and services in more than 14,500 projects.  Get a free estimate today or call us directly by phone at 853-223-9982 (CA) or 602-737-2081 (AZ).


We look forward to hearing from you!