Shop Shutters

Shop shutters are a popular type of roller shutter used in commercial settings, particularly in retail environments.

What are Shop Shutters?

Shop shutters are a popular type of roller shutter used in commercial settings, particularly in retail environments. These shutters provide a range of benefits, including security, energy efficiency, and versatility. One of the primary benefits of retail roller shutters is their ability to enhance security by providing a physical barrier against break-ins and thefts. This can be particularly important for retailers that sell high-value goods, such as jewellery or electronics, or that operate in areas with high crime rates. Retail roller shutters are also effective at improving energy efficiency by providing an extra layer of insulation against heat loss or gain. This can help to reduce heating and cooling costs, as well as improve the overall comfort of the retail space. In addition to their security and energy efficiency benefits, retail roller shutters are also highly versatile and can be customized to fit a range of different retail environments. They are available in a variety of materials, colours, and finishes, and can be operated manually or electronically, depending on the specific needs of the retailer.

For those considering installation options, we have a comprehensive guide comparing our Professional Roller Shutter Installation Service with DIY Supply Only solutions. This guide includes in-depth insights on the pros and cons of each approach, helping you make an informed decision that aligns with your
requirements. Discover more about these options and decide which path suits you best by reading our detailed comparison.

Why buy Shop Shutters from Security Direct?

As a retailer, you want to be able to leave your shop at the end of the day, safe in the knowledge that everything will be as you left it when you return the next morning.

Smashed windows, stolen contents or damage to your property will be both expensive and time consuming to rectify. Effective protection of your premises will help safeguard against this and retail roller shutters for shop fronts are a good place to start, as protecting your shop front will significantly reduce any risk of crime. Take a look below to find the right shop front roller shutter for your store.

If you want people to look into your shop display when you are closed, then Vision Shutters for shop windows could be the answer. Our Vision Roller Shutters are manufactured from Steel and Aluminium, this will depend on the size and security required.

These shutters can be fitted internally or externally, depending on the application and site requirements. There are 3 types of vision roller shutters; - Perforated (Small holes providing 18% Vision), Punched (Slots providing up to 58% vision) and Grille (Port Cullis providing up to 80% vision).

For higher security retail applications we also have some Security Shutters that have been independently tested by the LPCB to LPS1175 Security Levels 1 - 4. These shutters are Secured By Design which is the Police and Insurance preferred specifications, so may reduce your premiums!!

All retail security roller shutters are available in a large range of BS or RAL colours to match your company branding. The majority of shop front shutters are electric operation, as they can span wider openings and are easy to operate. Most of our retail roller shutter doors are available electrically operated, which makes them ideal for electric shop front shutters.

We have a large range of shutter controls for our electric shop front shutters, including Individual operation, Remote Control, Group operation or can be integrated into your building management system.

Call our sales team today, with your shop roller shutter requirements and we can help specify a solution to meet your requirements and budget.

Top 5 Questions asked when buying retail roller shutters.

1. What type of roller shutters are best suited for my retail store?

- There are various types of roller shutters available, including manual, electric, and remote-controlled shutters. You should consider which type of shutter is best suited to your store's needs and budget.

2. What materials are used to make the roller shutters?

- The materials used can impact the durability and strength of the shutters. The most common materials used for retail roller shutters include aluminum, steel, and reinforced composite materials.

3. Can the roller shutters be custom-fit to my store's entrance?

- It's important to ensure that the roller shutters can be custom-fit to your store's entrance to ensure maximum protection and coverage.

4. Are there any additional features available for the roller shutters?

- Some roller shutters may come with additional features such as automated opening and closing times, remote control operation, or manual override options. These features can enhance the convenience and functionality of the shutters.

5. What is the warranty on the roller shutters?

- A good warranty can provide added protection and assurance that you're making a sound investment. Make sure to ask about the length and coverage of the warranty and any limitations or exclusions that may apply.

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