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  • Artillery Rd, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8RP

A Yeovil based industrial door company, 
offering a custom design, build and 
installation service since 1982

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We are experts in Industrial Doors and can help you decide which of our range
of doors and shutters will be best suited for your premises and purpose.

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Artillery Rd, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8RP

Wessex Industrial Door Blog

Why Industrial Door Damage Repair and Servicing is vital in order to keep a business fully operational. Industrial Door Damage Repair and Servicing is now an essential part of facilities management for many warehouse, factory and business unit owners. They are using their warehouses far more frequently now and many are operating 24x7 and are finding that industrial doors and shutters that have been jammed, damaged or vandalised need fixing, and fast. Many warehouse owners realise that a jammed or inoperable door can result in a major disruption to the smooth operation of their businesses. It's a false economy just to ignore the situation and to "try and make do"! It usually only results in compounding the problems caused by lack of or infrequent maintenance and if damage is left over several months, the impact resulting from high winds, heavy rains and wildly fluctuating temperatures can also affect the smooth operation of large warehouse shutters, and folding, rolling, sliding doors.

These heavy duty industrial shutters, rollers and doors can often be rendered unusable due to being jammed or fixed open due to lack of or infrequent use, allowing the elements access and subsequent damage from either storms or individuals, resulting in either spoilt or stolen goods and equipment.

With summer almost upon us and the demands of customers already reaching fever pitch, it's essential that the industrial doors that give security, access and weather protection to your business premises are operating well. Without them you may have to shut down for short or even long periods whilst they are repaired.

Whatever type of industrial door your Warehouses have (they may be Rolling Shutter Doors, Sliding Folding Doors, Up and Over Doors etc), if they have been poorly maintained and are in a state of disrepair and do not fully operate correctly (shutting and closing or meshing) they are a potential threat to the operation of your business, even during the summer months. The lingering winter storms are continuing to cause damage and disruption to many businesses. Any breakdown can result in a costly impact on your operation. Therefore, it's important to prioritize your Industrial Door Damage Repair and Servicing program in order to protect your business operation.

If you have damaged doors or your Industrial Doors haven't been serviced recently then acting now could save your business significant downtime and cost.

Call 01935 473708 now, to talk to one of our engineers re Industrial Door Damage Repair and Servicing.

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Here are just some of the reasons that this maintenance work is essential:

Insulation and Environment Control

If your warehouse shutter doors need repair due to being damaged in any way, either jammed open or not fully closing to create that insulating seal, it probably means that heat is escaping. This effectively means that you will be spending more money on energy to make up the short fall in order to keep your premises at an appropriate temperature. You may not be able to get the premises to a suitable temperature, making working conditions less than adequate for your staff members and the resulting loss of productivity that goes with it. 

Building Security

Building Security is one of the key benefits of Warehouse Shutter Doors. If your Industrial doors not fully functional then your premises are not going to be fully secure. This will expose your business to criminal access, threatening your goods, equipment, even your entire business.

Business Availability, Un-planned Downtime and Customer Dissatisfaction

Poorly maintained Warehouse Shutter Doors, can easily result in a situation where-by your entire business ceases to function. Doors jammed closed can result in the the inability to move stock, whilst doors jammed open threaten the security, environment and safety of the products and staff under your care. This could spell the end of many businesses if they are dependent on the high trade volumes at Christmas.

Protect Your Merchandise and Business Assets

If your industrial warehouse or factory doors are damaged and open, it could mean that merchandise and other business assets on your property are not being protected from the weather; in addition to the cost involved in poorly insulated buildings, it could also put any temperature-sensitive stock (such as food or industrial manufactured products) at risk.

Keep Your Staff Busy and Happy

If the doors to your business unit or warehouse are jammed open and it's windy, raining or snowing outside, you can guarantee that your workforce will be demotivated and therefore less efficient, and probably complaining that "if only the boss had listened to advice and got the doors fixed we wouldn't be freezing cold....".

Prevention is Always Better Than Cure

It is easier to conduct regular, planned maintenance of your Industrial Doors than to fix them when they fail. It will almost certainly be more cost effective and less inconvenient for you and your customers also.

Get in Touch 

It makes sense that you would want to have your Industrial Steel Doors and Roller Shutter Doors in good repair not only for the winter months but all year round. Contact Wessex Industrial Doors for a free survey so that we can advise you on a suitable Industrial Door Maintenance program on your Doors. 

Call 01935 473708 now, to talk to one of our experienced Engineers to see how our Warehouse Shutter Door Servicing can Get Your Industrial Doors Ready for Business.

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