Ideal for mounting on stairways, this hardware-installed gate is made to fit larger openings. Plus, with a quick release feature its swiftly removed for then you need access. Door is capable of swinging in both directions when mounted in a doorway. Safety Warning Use only with locking mechanism securely engaged. Never use with a child able to climb over or dislodge gate or enclosure. To prevent serious injury or death, securely install gate or enclosure and use according to manufacturer's instructions.