When choosing a commercial garage door, there are certain qualities to consider. You want a door to look good and match the façade of your business’s exterior. You also should consider the quality of the materials used. Of course, with a commercial garage door, you're also going to be paying particular attention to the security that the door offers your business.
Here are some things to look for when choosing a new commercial garage door for your business.
Protection from Intruders and the Elements: When it comes to your commercial garage door, the word “security” has a lot of meanings. It means protection from the elements (hurricanes, high winds, tornadoes, and so forth) and also from burglary, theft, and vandalism. If you live in Florida, then you need to consider a door with steel-strutting for high-wind reinforcement, as well as other options available in high-wind protection. This sort of protection will help protect the structure of your building, the assets of your business, and could lower your insurance.
Functional Use: During everyday business operations, you need functional equipment. That's why you want to avoid a door that is going to get in the way or be cumbersome to operate. For this reason, many businesses prefer rolling overhead garage doors, since they are built for frequent use and easy access.
Energy Efficiency: Efficiency is important in almost every aspect of business. In the case of a commercial garage door, energy-efficiency helps to prevent hikes in your energy bills because of lost heating and air conditioning. The insulation will also help maintain a more comfortable atmosphere for your workers.
At Florida Door Solutions, we provide a wide variety of commercial garage doors because every business has different needs. To get a free estimate on a custom commercial garage door, visit our website or call us at 407-884-5955.