Designed and built to the particular requirements of the buildings owner, rolling shutters present the following features:-
Rolling shutters are sturdy and therefore are able to withstand high frequency use and adverse weather conditions.
Rolling shutters are offered in a range of specifications to meet end user needs. Doors can be Rapid Rise to guarantee fast opening and closing times when temperature fluctuations should be kept to a minimum. Strong and flexible the doors can be made to open either only a section of the door or the complete door. Viewing sections may also be incorporated into the doors.
Opening operations for rolling shutter doors can be automatic or manual. For automatic operation there are a range of options available including Push button, remote control, movement sensor, induction loop and electric photocell.
Heat resistant shutters assist many businesses to be certain that they protect their goods, buildings and employees from the chance of fire by giving potentially vital delays to the spread of fire.
Fire retardant shutter doors are generally built with either 2 hour or 4 hour fire resistance, along with a number of operating systems for instance fusible link and solenoid operation. All doors are offered with various colour finishes.
If you are a business owner and take the security and safety of your business, premises and staff seriously, you may be surprised to know that every year many thousands of businesses are damaged by fire but over 40% of these businesses are never re-established. Insurance companies often refuse to meet claims because building regulations and Loss Prevention Council requirements have not been met.
The building regulations state that openings in fire resisting walls or partitions must have a door with an equivalent fire rating to that of the wall or partition.
In comparison to other door designs obtainable on the market, rolling shutter doors are in the middle price tag range and will need minimum of ongoing maintenance.