When you display any type of Gargoyle you are creating a statement of meaning. A Gargoyle typically symbolizes guardianship or security on the property it is found on. It is said to protect against evil spirits and was used in ancient times to communicate religious ideas of protection when mounted. They are believed to activate in the darkness of the night, and those images with wings watch the entire community against bad spirits the whole night, and return to their places during sunrise. The protective meaning of gargoyles has been around since ancient times. The popularity of these has constantly increased due to their unique appearance and mystical representation. When incorporating gargoyles to your home or office, you are bringing in a sense of mythical protection.