Protecting Your Business with Roller Shutters

  • Published on October 23, 2017

Businesses are often the result of hard work, and business owners want to be able to protect it as best they can. This includes security measures that will deter thefts and vandalism. A major deterrent comes in the form of roller shutters. They can be an investment you may be thankful for.

Roller Shutters Offer Optimum Security

The biggest benefit of commercial roller shutters is, of course, the security. Roller shutters cover the most vulnerable area of a business front and prevent people from gaining access or vandalising. They are often made of heavy duty metal that will prove difficult to penetrate. If you have a lot of glass, such as a shopfront, then it will prevent glass from becoming broken.

Having roller shutters just sends a message to would-be criminals as well. It shows that you are serious about security and are willing to invest in protecting your business. Roller shutters also aren’t the quietest due to their metal materials. Trying to break into a building that has a roller shutter would most likely draw attention. It is even more difficult if it has a motor. It does not provide quick and easy access, which is what criminals are looking for.

It’s not just people it keeps out, but also helps protect from the outside elements. In windy areas and during storms, a lot of debris can be blowing about. Roller shutters will protect the glass from breakage.

Roller shutters are a cost-effective choice in security measures. They can last for years and ear with proper care and maintenance. They are also easy to clean.
Finally, the added security will save you money on your business insurance! The added security measure will more than likely help bring your premium down.

Which is the Right Roller Shutter for My Business?

You don’t have to go with standard grey metal. Roller shutters come in all sorts of designs and colours now. Want to see some examples? Check out Doors Direct’s gallery of commercial roller shutters and industrial roller doors.

Have your own ideas? Doors Direct can help you bring it to life. Choose a colour that goes with your building or even matches fencing. You can have a solid shutter or one that has a limited view. If you already have existing roller shutters, Doors Direct can offer an upgrade. We can either turn a chain-operated roller shutter into a motorised system or install whole new doors.

Doors Direct supply and install a range of Grifco motors suitable for lightweight doors to heavy duty roller shutters. Grifco is a trusted name in roller door motors for industrial use, so you know you are getting a quality product.

Obviously, you are choosing roller shutter due to their added security. Doors Direct will take every step to ensure your doors are protecting your business effectively. This includes taking the time to understand your needs, the type of area it is covering (like a shop front or garages) and take accurate measurements.

At Doors Direct, we can help you secure your business with the roller shutters that are suited to your needs. We’re your one-stop-shop for commercial roller shutters. Doors Direct will help you find the perfect set for you, take the precise measurements, have our skilled team do the installation and perform any repair or service you may need. This will give you one less thing to stress about when it comes to running your business and have the reassurance that we have taken every step to keep it safe.