Sectional doors - the best solution for a modern garageJanuary 28, 2018
As gates in the construction of garages, until recently, traditional hinged structures were most often used, which, due to the use of a sufficiently thick and strong metal in their manufacture, are considered to be one of the most reliable and durable. However, today, due to the rather increased popularity of houses, in which the garage is located directly in the main building, in addition to the usual swing structures, the demand for more modern sectional gates also began to increase very seriously. And this, of course, is not at all accidental, because such systems are quite favorable for their incredible aesthetics and special convenience in terms of operation.
Design features of sectional doors
The very opening canvas itself, for this type of gate, is usually made of special sandwich panels consisting of a pair of special steel sheets and an insulating layer between them in the form of polyurethane foam. Based on the requirements for thermal insulation and strength indicators, the thickness of such panels can vary very seriously, so they can be used even in harsh winters.
The main advantages of this type of gate are:
1. Serious savings in free space.
2. Excellent sound and heat insulation.
3. Increased protection against possible hacking.
4. Absolute safety during operation.
5. Ability to select any color and texture for the canvas.
According to the principle of control of this type of system can be both manual and automatic. In addition, today also began to be in demand and special models, additionally equipped with a remote control, making it possible to open the gate using a mobile console.
The nuances of editing
The installation procedure of this type of gate is usually not very difficult, however, it still requires compliance with certain rules.So, in the first place you should definitely decide on the most optimal installation method, since there are several different options here:
• High installation method.
Methods of installation of such gates can also differ in the location of the shaft itself, which can be installed both at the top and bottom. In addition, after the installation is completed, it is imperative to carefully check the correctness of the entire installation process. It is very important to make sure that the canvas, in the closed state, fits snugly enough to the opening, since in an opposite situation very substantial heat losses will occur.