Whether you are a facility manager with many years of door know-how or a simple business owner who is just curious about how insulated roll-up doors may help your commercial business, here are some fundamentals on how our Tampa roll-up doors works, its benefits, and applications that would ideally suit best for any business in Tampa, FL.
At American Roll-Up Door Company, a division of DuraServ, loading dock products and services are the foundation of our business, they’re not all we offer. We also provide a wide range of products for our Tampa’s residential garage door and commercial doors, and one type that has been highly beneficial for many commercial businesses is an insulated rolling door, one of many Tampa’s commercial door products we can help you source.
What is a commercial rolling door?
A rolling door, or commonly known as the roll-up door is a type of door consisting of many horizontal slats either aluminum, stainless steel, or galvanized steel hinged together in an overhead coil. Invented way back sometime around the 1920s, initially, roll-up doors were meant for garage doors in homes with the simple idea that doors can also open up and out of the way, allowing more room around the entrance of the garage.
American Roll-Up Door Co., a Division of DuraServ, provides the best quality Tampa commercial doors to the Jacksonville, Tampa, and Orlando and surrounding areas. Whether your commercial door interests lie in energy efficiency, fire protection, functionality, or aesthetic appearance; the professionals at American Roll-Up Door Co. has the experience to match the right door with your commercial property needs.
One of its best insulated rolling door models, the Cornell Thermiser® Insulated Rolling Door ESD20, ideally suited for business applications where temperature control, energy efficiency, protection, and cost savings are its top priorities. Commonly found in business applications such as schools, universities, health care facilities, bars and restaurants, parking areas, pharmacies and retail.
Why choose Insulated Rolling Door for your business, its benefits, and its applications?
DuraServ, doors product have been designed and engineered with certain specifications and functionalities, while our insulated rolling doors have their benefits for several applications making your investment worth more than you expected.
Unlike any ordinary door, insulated rolling doors are one of a kind, offering extra benefits such as climate control, product protection, energy efficiency, and even reducing noises. Significantly important for buildings or establishments located in harsh extreme climates, for facilities that have goods or items in need of extra care and protection.
Reason No. 1: Climate Control.
Climate controlled facilities or warehouses have standard temperature requirements to keep their items in good condition. Insulated doors are perfect for these climate-controlled environments, and by insulating your rolling doors you are creating an environmental separation between the external and internal in your facility or warehouse. Beneficially, climate control saves the company added expenses through energy efficiency.
The Cornell Thermiser® Insulated Rolling Door ESD20 is equipped with advanced full-perimeter seal and insulated galvanized steel curtains that can reduce in air infiltration and thermal transference. It has a Flame Spread Index of 0 and a Smoke Developed Index of 10(ASTM E84).
The slat has an R-value of 8.0 rate. An ideal choice for use in environments that require climate control, security, and durability:
• parking garages
• heavy industrial applications
• transportation and transit
• auto dealer service centers
For your new insulated rolling door installation needs, our Tampa Overhead Door and Tampa Sectional Door Design Teams can work with your architects to design your commercial entrances and exits from the ground up for maximum efficiency and safety.
Reason No. 2: Energy Efficient
Insulated doors help regulate, control, and maintain the desired temperature for your building or establishment. They can help save more money on electrical costs of heating systems and air conditioners by not letting them work as hard, with less energy. Less energy equals lower energy bills and company savings. The Thermiser® Insulated Rolling Door ESD20 is engineered with aluminum in the mill, clear and color anodized, built-in stainless steel - 300 series in #4 finish exterior openings, where it can manage and maintain different temperatures on each side of the door if necessary.
Suitably best for business applications where temperature control, hygiene and sanitation control, and big cost savings are of great importance such as:
• refrigeration and cold storage
• food and beverage
• health care facilities
Our Tampa Door Service Team is factory trained and fully qualified service technicians, some with 25 years of door experience will work 24/7 around the clock to keep your doors running.
Reason No. 3: Protection
Products or items need to be protected from harmful environmental elements such as heat, moisture, and humidity. With insulated doors, these products or items will be secured from the harm of unstable temperature changes and other environmental elements to prevent contamination and spoilage of your products or items. If unprotected from irreversible damage to your property, or product such as from, molding, shrinking, melting, or freezing, and company profit loss. Additionally, with insulated roll-up doors’ built with materials like galvanized steel, stainless steel, or aluminum, they can provide the best security for your facility against thieves and unwanted persons. Its heavy-duty protection with its fortified locks and safety measures safeguards the entry and accessibility against all types of threats including burglary and fire hazards.
Cornell Thermiser® ESD20 rolls up compactly, offers superior protection against the elements, and improves security. Meets a maximum operational wind load of 20 PSF, requires little to no maintenance, and can deliver a low life cycle cost. Perfect choice for business applications when located in extreme climate, or during seasonal storms, and hurricanes.
• high-security facilities
• heavy industrial applications
• energy-efficient facilities
Our Service Areas in Tampa Wind loaded Doors and Tampa Hurricane Doors has been providing Central and Northern Florida with all their Commercial Door and Dock service needs since 1981. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida with branch offices in both Tampa and Jacksonville. Reason No. 4: Reducing External Noise Another reason to invest in an insulated roll-up door is that it promotes a safer working environment. This extra benefit is perfect for facilities or buildings having a noisy industrial area or near a busy street. By sealing off every nook and cranny of a doorway it reduces and stops the creeping noise when entering your premises or working area.
Cornell Thermiser® is designed with 30 STC (Sound Transmission Class) rating for its curtain and 18 STC for the entire assembly, provides a full perimeter seal of these energy-efficient doors, and also reduces the sound transmission compared to non-insulated rolling doors. Best for business establishments who prioritize privacy, security, and space-savings such as:
• government offices
• schools and universities
• bar and restaurant
Our Tampa Fire Door Team has a full fleet of service and installation trucks and fully stocked warehouse, ready to take your call on a 24/7 schedule. Cornell Thermiser® Insulated Rolling Door ESD20 Key Highlights:
• Material Built: Aluminum-mill/clear/color anodized; Stainless steel: 300 series- #4 finish • Operational Wind Load: 20 PSF
• Sound Transmission Class (STC): Curtain -30/Assembly- 18
• Cycles: 50,000 Cycles (Standard)
• Safety Entrapment Protection Device: Available
• Rolling Door Protector: Available
• Curtain: Galvanized Steel with GalvaNex™ Polyester Enamel Finish
• Bottom Bar: Extruded Aluminum-Width is less than 24'5"/ Steel-Width is greater than 24'5"
• Coating: SpectraShield® Powder Coating- more than 180 colors available
If you are ready to make that insulated door decision happen, or you just want to know about our Cornell Thermiser® Insulated Rolling Door ESD20, you can contact us at Jacksonville - (904) 695‐0950, Orlando - (407) 857‐2427, Tampa - (813) 643‐7000.
American Roll-Up Door Co., a division of DuraServ, the largest distributor in the world for the leading manufacturers of dock equipment and hi-speed doors has been servicing all of North Florida for 39 years including St. Augustine, Fernandina Beach, Tampa, Gainesville, Lake City. Being the One-Stop-Shop for Commercial door and loading dock equipment includes 24/7 Parts and Service:
• Full fleet of service and installation trucks
• Fully stocked warehouse
• Team of factory trained and fully qualified service technicians OEM Parts and Accessories
• Minimize Downtime
• Maximize Productivity
• Stocked Inventory
• Parts Availability Planned Maintenance Program
• Protect Your Investment
• Reduce Lifetime Ownership Costs
You can make a service request or you can visit our service areas in Jacksonville, Orlando, and Tampa FL. To learn more about us, check-out our website.