With the advent of modern structural buildings and the escalation of crime rate, it has become quite necessary to invest in robust security measurements. While the electronic equipment plays its role in tracking the criminals, we can’t undermine the significance of roller shutters in providing a sturdy physical barrier to the buildings. Many people often confuse between roller shutters and roller doors. We aim to put the confusion to rest and help you select. A roller shutter and a roller door may look similar but there is a difference between the two. In many ways, a roller shutters are more beneficial than the roller doors. ADV is the best shutters company in the UK.
Roller shutters are made up of perforated slats which allow the air and light to pass through the shutter when not fully closed.
Roller shutter motors use a 240-volt model which can be operated through a switch or remote control. The shutters also come with a provision for opening from outside. This feature is especially useful when one wants to enter a garage or a carport. We use the highest quality motors, which come with a 5-year warranty. Some modern motors can be operated using a key ring or car remote.
You can use the roller shutters if you want to install them the DIY way. For that, you can take the services of your qualified electrician for the hardwiring.
Roller shutters score over roller doors which occupy a lot of space because of the headspace it occupies. On the other hand, roller shutters can make do with limited headspace.
Bulkiness -Roller doors are thick and bulky as they have a thicker curtain than a roller shutter.
Better insulation-The roller shutters have foam filling which offers supreme insulation benefits. This feature is not available in roller doors. Roller doors need a large pelmet box. The point has been discussed above.
Timing-Roller shutter requires some more time to open and shut. This is because the roller shutter opens the perforations first and then the curtain. Roller door opens and closes swiftly as it is comprised of an imperforate curtain. The customer can use a standard roller shutter profile or a wide span profile.
You can work out the pros and cons you will have with the roller shutter. You can very well use the information given above to decide between the two options.