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How high security industrial doors & shutters safeguard property

When tailor made for your needs, shutters and doors can really enhance the security of your premises. Some premises will be at higher risk of intrusion so, whether you keep machinery, equipment, technology, or any other high-value assets at your premises, you will want to install suitable, high-quality security systems to safeguard your property – […]

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How are industrial roller shutters controlled?

Bespoke industrial roller doors are suitable for a wide range of applications, but they will all have unique features that make them specialised for the specific requirements of each premises. Different environments will make different industrial door systems more appropriate – each with their own tailored opening controls. Industrial roller doors can be operated with […]

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How can insulated shutter doors reduce your noise pollution?

Insulated industrial shutter doors are extremely versatile and have a variety of benefits. Their insulation and weather seal helps to maintain a consistent internal temperature – perfect for cold winters and hot summers – but this is not the only benefit insulation can bring… One of the most notable benefits of industrial and commercial roller […]

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Upgrading from Manual to Electric Warehouse Doors

If you’re considering upgrading your manual warehouse doors to a modern electric alternative, there’s a lot to consider. By thinking about what you’d like to gain from your upgrade, you can then find the right industrial electric door specialists so they can provide a tailored solution for you. From improving ease of access for everyone […]

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Why is regular servicing essential for industrial doors?

Industrial doors are built to last, but to guarantee that they remain in their best condition – routine specialist industrial door servicing and maintenance is vital. Timely industrial door servicing has a great deal of benefits which is why industrial door maintenance companies recommend regular visits to monitor your doors and keep them in top […]

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Why do you need internal shop shutters?

Peace of mind is priceless and there’s nothing worse than arriving at work to find all your valuables have been pinched! Internal shop shutters, such as our continental rollers shutters, give excellent protection against theft and vandalism in a more discreet way, providing the perfect compromise between style and security. These shutter doors neatly roll […]

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Choosing External Steel Doors for Security and Safety

There’s more to doors than you think! When it comes to safety and security, particularly on busy commercial or industrial sites, the right door can make a big difference. In this blog, we’re looking at some of the things you need to be mindful of when choosing external steel doors for your site. Safety features […]

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Roller Shutters with Personnel Access

Roller shutters are the perfect access option for a huge range of commercial and industrial units – they’re sturdy, safe, secure, and can offer excellent insulation for even the draughtiest of buildings. But they’re not always the most convenient option for people coming and going every day, particularly if the shutter needs to stay closed […]

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Garage Doors for Businesses

Whether you need a secure garage door for your business, or have an old garage building on your business premises that you are looking to convert, you have a lot of options when choosing a door. You don’t need to be stuck with the classic “up and over” garage door that you’ll typically find on […]

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Choosing Workshop Doors

Finding the right door for a busy workshop can be tricky. There are many different types of industrial door that may seem more-or-less suitable, but also may fall short of being the perfect fit. It’s often best to find a reliable bespoke door manufacturer who can tailor a door for your workshop to your exact […]

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25 Years of Bespoke Industrial Door Manufacturing at NGF

Doesn’t time fly? As of 2020, NGF Industrial Doors have been in business for 25 years – and we’re proud to say we’re still going strong, even through what has already been an incredibly strange year! We’ve been celebrating our birthday in the midst of the Covid-19 lockdown – working from home where we can, […]

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Selecting a steel door for coastal or maritime applications

Water damage is one of the biggest risks to metal components. Corrosion and rust often takes time to build up, but once it does, the damage can be irreversible. While metal doors in most areas of the UK can keep corrosion at bay thanks to finishes that protect against adverse weather, the most they usually […]

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Workplace fire safety for industrial properties

If you’re a business owner, commercial landlord or employer, you’re responsible for the health and safety of the people who work in it – or who visit – and this includes fire safety.

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Dealing with a roller shutter breakdown – or break-in

Roller shutters are highly durable, hard-wearing doors that are serve as an incredibly effective barrier against theft, and often stay in operation for many, many years with minimal upkeep But we can’t pretend that they’ll never break down, or that even the most secure shutter is 100% intruder-proof if someone is determined enough.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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