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Protecting against school vandalism through the summer

When school’s out, spirits are high – and premises are largely empty. Schools are at risk of vandalism, and the sheer size of many campuses, with multiple entrances and exits both to the site and the building, can mean it is difficult to effectively combat. Here are a few tips for keeping school sites secure. […]

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Roller Shutter Applications

Although the traditional use of a roller shutter is usually in an industrial environment, they are widely used across a range of sectors and locations, and with good reason – they’re secure and efficient almost anywhere they’re used. Newer designs and finishing coatings also mean shutters look much less “industrial” than they may have done […]

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The benefits of installing a loading dock

Loading docks allow delivery vehicles to back up straight to a warehouse door, allowing goods to be loaded or unloaded directly from the vehicle with a minimum of fuss. Many logistics-based businesses may have multiple loading docks, but even one can make a big difference to a fast-moving warehouse environment. Let’s take a look at […]

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Roller Shutter Safety

When choosing your roller shutter doors, regardless of the environment you need them for, safety is paramount. There’s a whole host of news reports of accidents involving roller shutter doors, causing death or injuries from crushing or lifting people in industrial, commercial and residential incidents.

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Find the Right Finish for Your Premises with RAL Colours

If you’re looking for a door to match your brand, the building, or existing doors, we have a huge range of RAL colours to choose from.

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Avoiding Roller Shutter Wear and Tear with a Maintenance Plan

Security shutters and doors are built to last – to weather the elements, and to resist attempts at a break-in. It’s the whole point of having one, after all! However, even the strongest, sturdiest roller shutter will begin to experience wear and tear after years of constant use. Daily or hourly opening and closing (even […]

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Saving Energy and Reducing Your Carbon Footprint with Roller Shutter Doors

Security is usually the main benefit highlighted as a reason for using roller shutters at a commercial or industrial property and, while it is a fairly large one, it’s far from the only one! Roller shutters can also help you to save energy – we won’t pretend that they’ll make a massive difference to your […]

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Protecting Commercial Properties from Burglaries

While statistics are generally showing crime rates in decline, it’s not true that all kinds of crime are going down. The most recent statistics show that theft – particularly vehicle theft, burglary and robbery – is on the rise in the short term, despite a broader decrease over the last 20 years. The words theft, […]

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Security Needs in Public Spaces

Public spaces – whether it’s a shop, a school, an office or a train station – all have a wide variety of security needs that can differ greatly from private premises. These spaces experience heavy foot traffic, and sometimes heavy vehicle traffic too. Valuable goods – whether it’s stock or staff belongings – need to […]

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Can Security Doors and Grates Reduce Your Insurance Rates?

There are many factors that determine your insurance rates, whether you’re looking at home or commercial property insurance quotes. The location of your property is arguably one of the biggest. High risk areas, such as Chorlton in Manchester or Hammersmith in London, where more insurance claims for theft are made, are more likely to see […]

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