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We have previously written a post that looked at industrial roller shutters and the importance of having them fitted in your industrial work place. This time we are focusing on commercial roller shutters and the important role they play within commercial properties.

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Commercial roller shutters, also referred to as retail roller shutters, are a valuable addition to many offices, schools and shops. Designed for security purposes, there are a number of different reasons why your commercial setting needs them…

Perfect for Non-Trading Hours

A lot of problems that retail properties have is that during non-trading hours, there isn’t a way of showing off the stock in their windows AND keeping everything safe and secure. With roller shutters, you’re given a brilliant way of protecting your building from unauthorised access, whilst still keeping your window displays visible. This is important because it’s a good way to persuade people to return back to your shop during opening hours.

They are Cost Effective

Commercial roller shutters can be a fantastic way of saving money when it comes to security. Compared to a lot of other security products, they are pretty inexpensive to install. For something that isn’t too expensive to invest in, its security benefits are fantastic. The shutters are implemented to protect your windows and doors (the two most common entrance points for criminals), making it very hard for anyone to enter by force.


Offer Flexibility

The best thing about commercial roller shutters is the fact that they can be extremely flexible. This means that you can easily adapt them to meet your individual needs and requirements. Whether they are being fitted on your doors or windows, they can be tailor made so that they offer the upmost protection. You can also choose to have manually closing or electrical, depending on which you think would be easier for your property.

They Can be Attractive

Don’t dismiss commercial roller shutters for appearance reasons – they can actually be made to be aesthetically pleasing. A lot of people believe that by choosing to install shutters, they’ll be sacrificing the look of their property. Luckily this isn’t the case anymore! Not only can they be neat and tidy looking, they can also be designed to be naturally incorporated into your existing structure.


Wanting roller shutters for your commercial property? Please don’t hesitate to contact us. Just give us a call on 0845 644 1225 and we will be happy to discuss the requirements for your business premises.