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

Steel roll up doors in freight terminals


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

4 Reasons to Choose Rolling Steel Doors for your Freight Terminal

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Oct 7, 2019, 11:47:40 AM

Looking to improve logistics? Rolling Steel is the perfect solution to increase efficiency when transporting goods from dock-to-door. Because of its increased strength and durability, rolling steel is an incomparable match for doors in the freight industry. Here are 4 reasons to choose rolling steel doors for your industrial setting:

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Topics: steel roll up doors, rolling steel

5 Safety Tips for Rolling Steel Fire Rated Doors

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Sep 30, 2019, 3:49:48 PM

Did you know, your fire rated doors are only reliable if they're used properly?

If you've invested in fire rated doors, odds are you want protection for yourself, others, and the structural integrity of your building. But did you know that your daily actions directly effect the reliability of your door? It's critical that you AND the occupants in your building know and follow these 5 safety tips each and every day to ensure your safety if a fire ever strikes.

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Topics: fire doors, Rolling steel fire door, fire rated doors

Wind Rated Metal Doors: A Detailed Explanation

Posted by Bethany Morehouse on Sep 25, 2019, 3:03:45 PM

Protect your building, assets, and investments by installing wind rated steel doors!

Wind rated steel doors are engineered to protect the structural integrity of a building from the high speed winds associated with severe weather. These doors protect a building's structure by resisting buckling, bowing, and misalignment when faced with intense pressures. Wind rated doors prevent not only forceful winds from entering your building and causing mass destruction, but also rain, debris, and other harmful contamination.

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Topics: hurricane prep, steel roll up doors

An Interview with Horizon Steel

Posted by Rachael Wheeler Dempsey on Sep 24, 2019, 11:16:45 AM

Horizon Steel Structures, LLC. is a metal building, component and overhead door distributor based in Woodstock, Georgia. As a longtime customer of ASTA, Horizon had some insights to share regarding their working relationship, and what it’s been like to navigate the door business with ASTA as their door provider. We sat down with Bob Harrison, President of Horizon, to talk about some highlights of ASTA and Horizon’s relationship.

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4 Things to Consider Before Your Next Commercial Door Project

Posted by Rachael Wheeler Dempsey on Sep 24, 2019, 11:14:58 AM

Whether you’re a seasoned door business professional, or just starting out in this industry, it can be overwhelming when you’re trying to decide which make and model of doors to purchase for your project. Luckily, there are a wide variety of options available for you to evaluate and then choose based on your specific needs!

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Stay Fresh! How to Keep Your Metal Doors Looking Their Best

Posted by Rachael Wheeler Dempsey on Sep 24, 2019, 11:11:02 AM

Like anything else in life, sectional and roll-up steel doors gather dirt, dust and nicks in the metal as time passes. While the fact of daily wear and tear is inevitable, there are still low-cost things you can do to make sure your doors look their best at all times! With a little elbow grease and a microfiber cloth, you’ll be amazed at what you can achieve on a cleaning spree.

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