Garage Doors

What makes roller shutters immensley popular?

Posted on December 27, 2014 at 7:34 pm

Why do many people say that roller shutter doors offer utmost privacy and security for their home or business? Highlighting a single reason can always be a difficult task because there are plenty of reasons to choose from. Here are the most important benefits of roller shutters:

1) Optimal noise insulation

Aluminium shutters with CFC (Chlorofluorocarbon) –free and sound absorbing insulating foam reduce the noise level significantly and you can enjoy optimal amount of noise insulation with the help of these types of shutters.

2) Higher degree of security

Roller shutters offer excellent security for the building. It is mainly because they are closely fitted to the door and they cannot be pulled away quite easily. Apart from being an outstanding physical deterrent; they also act as a brilliant visual deterrent and you will never have to worry about the presence of unwanted and irritating intruders.   (more…)

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Thermocarbon Entrance Doors

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 3:35 pm

Thermocarbon entrance doors are a relatively new type of door which utilises some of the latest technology and materials to produce a highly engineered safe and insulated door.

The door is made from a mixture of carbon fibre based technology with an aluminium base, which is known to produce some of the longest lasting doors which don’t lose their aesthetic benefits for decades. They include 100mm thick insulation as a standard, with the option to double, triple or even quadruple that amount if that is what is required. With the option to have them finished in whatever style you desire, there couldn’t be a option of doors for home-owners to choose from in the current market.

Cheaper than other security-focussed doors, the ThermoCarbon door is more secure than most for a fraction of the cost; made from lighter weight materials than most as well, it is a lot more friendly for people opening manually.

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The Round the Corner Option

Posted on November 7, 2014 at 8:16 am

Round the corner doors are actually quite historic, and they came before the up and over range. Of course back in the day there was no electric operation, but the system is still the same, and today it has been modernised and revolutionised in many ways.

These doors can open completely or partly, so it depends whether you need pedestrian or vehicle access. You do need to have a lot of wall space though, especially if you have a round the corner double door, so it is not necessarily a space-saving solution.

The great thing is you can have a really big, bulky timber garage doors with electric operation, and the round the corner style can accommodate heavy duty doors, so you can opt for enhanced security.

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Double Garage, Single Door

Posted on October 26, 2014 at 11:12 pm

You don’t necessarily have to have to openings on a double garage, and the diverse range of garage doors today means it’s easy to find one that spans the width of the largest garages. You can now buy roller shutter and sectional long width doors and it can work to make sure garage look larger and a lot more contemporary.

Long width doors are also regularly installed on outbuildings, warehouses and factories and it’s an easy solution for large garage. Having two garage door openings doesn’t work for every individual and some people may find that they would much rather have a large opening instead.

A double garage no longer means you have to have two separate doors, and there are plenty of long width designs and styles to choose between, so make sure you do your homework before you decide on a style that matches your requirements.

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Why you Should get Roller Shutter Doors

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 7:25 pm

A roller shutter door is a kind of door that is popularly used to maintain high levels of security in homes. It is a kind of door that has numerous horizontal bars running across it. This kind of door is opened by raising it and closed through lowering. It is a great door that not only protects windows from burglary attempts but also prevents the wind and rain from getting into the house. There are many companies today that deal with installing these doors. Most of these companies operate online. It is therefore important to know how to select the best company.

The first thing you need to do if you intend to have a roller shutter door installed is to research on a few companies in your area. This is important because it gives you a place to start an also a variety of choices to choose from. Once you have a list of companies, you can afterwards begin narrowing them down to the last one that stands out for you. (more…)

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