4 Top-Tips for Designing the Best Backyard Building

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Mar 30, 2020 3:06:46 PM

Backyard sheds, garages and carports are becoming increasingly popular, just take a look around you the next time you're out cruising on a Sunday drive and you'll notice those little (or big!) buildings all over. With this growing market in mind, there are several considerations that the average-Joe may overlook, including the types of doors they utilize on their building. That's why we've developed 4 top-tips for designing the best of the best backyard building!

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Topics: Rolling Steel Doors, Insulated Rolling Steel Doors, Rolling Steel Garage Door

Protect Your Building With Rolling Steel Doors

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Feb 25, 2020 10:50:20 AM

Did you know that doors are the most vulnerable part of any building? They're the most susceptible point of entry for burglary, vandalism, and theft. But not only are your doors vulnerable to wrong-doers, but to the environment as well! For example, if one door is damaged during a hurricane it can blow the entire roof off it's building, completely devastating it's structure (you may not even have a building left?!). That's a whole lot of responsibility for just ONE door... making it crucial for you to choose the right door to protect your investments!

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Topics: Rolling Steel Doors

Don't Let a Damaged Door Get You Down

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Feb 7, 2020 10:59:18 AM

A damaged door can immediately halt a project which decreases productivity, directly affecting your revenue. The longer that door is down or damaged, the more extensive that financial loss will be. That's why it's crucial to invest in an easily sustainable door that's both quick and cost efficient to repair when damage strikes!

 

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Topics: Slat Doors, Rolling Steel Doors, Slat Replacement

Choosing the Right Insulation for Your Rolling Steel Doors

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Feb 4, 2020 10:27:25 AM

So you've decided you need insulation for your rolling steel doors, but aren't positive on which option is best? Don't worry! The difference between polystyrene and polyurethane can be confusing, but we're going to break down the differences for you here so you can make the best, most educated choice before your final purchasing decision.

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Topics: Rolling Steel Doors, Insulated Rolling Steel Doors

Overhead Doors 101

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Dec 16, 2019 2:41:43 PM

Rolling Steel Doors VS. Other Overhead Doors in the Industry

Overhead doors have a variety of benefits for a volume of applications, but how do you select the best product for your specific project? This blog will help you determine which door is best for your application by diving into the breadth of overhead doors and comparing their competitive advantages.

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Topics: rolling steel, sheet door

7 Benefits of Rolling Steel Doors

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Dec 2, 2019 2:19:09 PM

Rolling Steel Doors have been considered the king of the industry for quite some time, this is largely due to them providing the best long-term value. However, there are several other considerations at play when evaluating the best door in the industry. Rolling Steel Doors offer a variety of benefits for a volume of applications, so check out the top 7 below to learn how these doors have earned their reputation!

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Topics: roll up steel doors, rolling steel

4 Things to Know About Fire Rated Doors

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Nov 25, 2019 3:34:09 PM

You may not realize it, but fire rated doors and fire rated counter shutters are located all around us. Think back to schools, banks, pharmacies, malls, hospitals, or any other public building you may have been in. Yep, those!

The core purpose of a fire rated door is to provide a cost effective prevention method, designed to save lives and minimize damage in the event of a fire. These doors are constructed to quickly contain an area when flames, smoke, and intense heat arise. Fire rated doors can be fabricated to last all the way up to 4 hours with direct exposure to heat and flames! I don't know about you, but that's the kind of door I want protecting me and my building.

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Topics: Rolling steel fire door, fire rated doors, Fire rated counter shutters

Why Parking Garages Need Around-the-Clock Security Grilles

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Nov 20, 2019 8:31:58 AM

Parking garages are known for being high crime locations because they comprise a large amount of space with relatively low activity rates. Additionally, they hold a high volume of unattended valuables on a regular basis. Because of this, without regular security personnel or other precautionary steps, parking garages are vulnerable locations for individuals.

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Topics: rolling steel, Security Grilles, Rolling Grilles

4 Benefits to an Insulated Rolling Steel Door

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Nov 6, 2019 2:23:36 PM

Insulated Rolling Steel Doors come with a variety of benefits that make the investment well worth it. They help with climate control, energy efficiency, product protection, cost savings, and even noise reduction. This is especially important for buildings located in intense climates, or for buildings handling important products that need a some extra protection and care. This blog covers the 4 major benefits that come with insulating your rolling steel doors, so keep reading to learn more!

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Topics: steel roll up doors, rolling steel

3 Considerations for your Freight Terminal

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Oct 16, 2019 11:19:06 AM

If you're in the freight industry, you know the importance of a well-designed loading dock and dock door. These two elements are vitally important to the productivity of this industry because they're utilized constantly to complete daily operations. To make sure you're performing at maximum capacity in such a demanding industry, consider these 3 things for your freight terminals:

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Topics: roll up steel doors, rolling steel