Impact doors have always found their use across all those industrial applications that involved external heavy duty traffic. Modern research and technology have however replaced this traditional and somewhat narrow application of impact doors, making them more affordable and available to the mass market.
It is now being extensively used in all those commercial and industrial applications that need heat loss management, contaminant protection, and noise reduction. Retail units and supermarkets, food preparation areas, hospitals, cold stores and clean rooms, warehouses, industrial units and factories, and postal sorting offices are some of the places that have seen a major increase in the use of impact doors.
The reasons why so many sectors are resorting to impact doors are many, the primary one being its very nature. Impact doors offer not only the most practical solution to the problems faced by all its target sectors, but are very economic as well. When used with the right kind of panels and frames, impact doors can offer a low maintenance and low cost solution to reduce the loss of energy.
It is often seen that an unenclosed area is not capable of containing the heat, but impact doors can reduce this significantly without hindering or affecting the speed of movement. The first benefit of installing impact doors can be observed in reduced energy bills, something that justifies and even covers the expenses involved in installing these doors at the first place.
Another huge benefit of using impact doors is its durability and ease of use. Since these doors require very low maintenance and yet function perfectly using it gives a huge advantage in commercial and industrial sectors. Based on the type of environment where the impact doors would be used, a wide range of finishes to the door framework are available. The list includes powder coating, electro-zinc plating, and standard paint finishes. Stainless steel framework is yet another option.
It is very easy and convenient to operate impact doors. This is because they open effortlessly when lightly touched or pushed by hands, pallet, or forklift trucks and then automatically returns to their original closed position after the passage.
Another benefit of impact doors is psychological. These doors look imposing and hence act as a fantastic barrier to restrict the entry of customers or other unwanted people to areas that need security or are reserved for employees only.
Many reputed companies offer a wide range of impact doors that are suitable for a specific purpose and industry. If you are looking for these, don’t forget to check out the great variety of superior quality impact doors being offered by Industrial Door Engineering.