Manual roller shutter doors may be a more affordable option for many, but do not come with the convenience and ease of use that the electrical form hold. They are operated manually using mechanisms such as cranks or winders, so depending on how often these doors are used throughout the day, opening and closing these doors is a physical and time consuming job.
Manual roller shutters will need regular maintenance to keep mechanisms working safely and properly. Electric roller shutters however are more at risk of mechanical and motor based malfunctions, and will need extra care, maintenance and if any problems are identified could hold much greater repair costs.
As manual doors require no electrics, they also an extremely environmentally friendly option.
It’s important to consider several different components before choosing your roller shutters. Of course, it’s always beneficial to seek the help of industrial door professionals if you are at all in doubt, but think about your budget, your business needs and of course energy saving to find the perfect solution for you.
Roller shutter fire doors are also available, built to withstand heat up to 1150 degrees centigrade. These will give you peace of mind that you, your employees and your business premises are as safe as possible should fire occur