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Roller Doors (Roll-Up Doors) for Your Business | NYC & NJ Area

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Feb 15, 2022 11:08:00 AM

Whether you are searching for the right roller door (also known as a roll-up door) to meet the specs of a new project, or you are interested in replacing your existing roller doors, we have an answer that will work. The team at Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands & NYC has unequaled experience in helping thousands of satisfied clients solve their access and security needs.

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Selecting a Roller Doors 

Selecting the right roller doors for your business requires you to balance a number of different factors, including:

- Life cycles and durability
- Environmental factors
- Security requirements
- Aesthetics
- Affordability 

The beauty of our extensive inventory is your ability to choose the right closure solution without compromising on any of your project requirements. Openings of up to 1,500 square feet (139,355 square meters) are accommodated in the manner you need. You can choose the slat profile, colors, materials, and a number of other options to meet your specific requirements. This includes a wide range of security grilles for applications that include industrial, commercial, and retail.

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You simply provide the specifications and we go to work producing computer-designed rolling doors that provide easy installation, trouble-free use, and long-term dependability.

You can use our rolling doors, gates, and grilles anywhere you have a concern over side or headroom. In fact, the advanced design of these doors makes their use an optimum choice even when space is not an issue. From lightweight and economical rolling doors of 26-gauge slats to the 14-gauge C-600 slat model, you can match the size and type of door with the project specs for your openings.

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We offer such a wide variety of solutions because every project deals with different factors. You can choose insulated or non-insulated rolling doors, exterior doors to withstand high wind load factors, and interior doors or grilles to simply control access while maintaining visibility.

In addition to the numerous door choice, you can customize everything from the type of hoist (chain, push-up, crank or electric motor) to the inclusion of pedestrian pass doors.

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We’ll help you choose the right rolling door solution that fits your budget and specifications.

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For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at

We offer 24-hour emergency service for our existing customers!

We service Northern New Jersey (Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Union, Essex, Morris, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer and Somerset county/counties), Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester, and Rockland.

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Importance of Fire Door Drop Testing

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Nov 6, 2021 12:53:00 PM

Protecting your staff and yourself, is very important to you, of course. Luckily, there is one way you can offer protection without too much-added work or stress on your part--having your fire door drop tested. Testing your fire doors is incredibly important. 

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Schedule a Fire Door Drop Test

Reasons to Schedule a Fire Door Drop Test

- Safety of Your Staff and Vendors – A well-maintained door that passes our drop test will keep you and those who work around it safe—even in an emergency situation.

- Long Life of the Door – Our fire door drop test will help find small problems that could turn into big ones. By finding and fixing these issues now, you will assure that the door lasts for years to come.

- Government Compliance – There are certain requirements that you must meet to assure that you are doing what is necessary to protect your building and its occupants. Our test will make sure you meet the standards put in place by NFPA, IDA, IDEA and UL. This can prevent costly fines or even potential closure. 

- Insurance Requirements – Your private insurance company may have further requirements when it comes to testing your fire door. Our standard drop test will meet or exceed all of these. If not, we’ll work with you to make certain we come up with a solution that does.

Don’t put your business, staff, and structure at risk. Scheduling a fire door drop test is easy. Call or contact us at the Overhead Door Company of the Meadowlands & NYC today. We’ll help arrange a time to take care of this important task and put your mind at ease. 

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For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at
For 24-hour emergency service for existing customers, contact us at 973-471-4060

Schedule a Fire Door Drop Test

We service Northern New Jersey (Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Union, Essex, Morris, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer and Somerset county/counties), Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester and Rockland.


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High-Speed Doors for Food & Beverage Applications

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Jul 27, 2021 10:33:29 PM

When it comes to providing roll-up high-speed doors (fast rolling doors) for food and beverage applications, the pros at Overhead Door Company of Meadowlands and NYC are ready to meet your specific needs.

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We understand the varied and demanding environments and operating demands faced by many foods and beverage vendors and retailers. That is one reason we rely on Overhead Door Corporation. Their commercial and industrial high-speed doors are designed and built based on 100+ years of experience.

If you are one of the behind-the-scenes companies that support retail food and beverage operations, you’ll appreciate the reliability and rugged performance of the high-speed doors that we offer.

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There are options available for proper handling and environmental control at every stage of cold chain logistics, balancing costs with efficient operations. The innovative high-speed, high-performance operational abilities built into Overhead Door's fabric Roll-up doors provide the dependability you require.

You’ll find that high-speed rolling doors can apply to:

- Warehousing and processing for beverages and food items
- Stadiums and events
- University and school cafeterias
- In-house kitchens and dining areas
- Malls and airport concessions
- Kiosks and mobile operations

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Whether you have run a food service that is only open for a few hours a day or provides 24-hour service in an institutional environment, you’ll find that the rolling shutters, the overhead doors, or the counter shutters that we offer, are also reliable and will allow you to get the job done.

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Get the peace of mind and dependable performance you expect and deserve from your overhead door choice. Our experienced and professional team will oversee the installation of your rolling door to factory specifications.

We also provide the 24/7/365 support you need to keep your customers happy and your operations running smoothly. Give us a call today to discuss your rolling shutter or food service overhead door needs. 

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For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at: 

 For 24 hour emergency service, please contact us at 973-471-4060.

We service Northern New Jersey (Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Union, Essex, Morris, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer and Somerset county/counties), Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester and Rockland. 

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What is an Air-Powered Dock Leveler?

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Jun 23, 2021 5:42:04 PM

If you are seeking to maximize the efficiency and usefulness of your loading dock, you have a number of great products you can put to use. However, choosing the right dock leveler is one of the most important decisions you will make.

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When you are considering the type of dock leveler you desire, the highly experienced staff at Overhead Door Company of the Meadowlands and NYC will get you the information you need. Our experts will guide you in evaluating the pros and cons of three basic types of dock levelers, including:

✓ Hydraulic Dock Levelers
✓ Mechanical Dock Levelers
✓ Air-powered Dock Levelers

For many applications, the air-powered dock leveler is an ideal solution, striking a solid balance between reliability and lifetime ownership costs. When you choose one of the two excellent versions of air-powered lifts designed by McGuire, you get the best solutions offered by an industry-leading manufacturer. These units include the:

  • MA Air-Powered Dock Leveler: This series of push-button pneumatic lifts provides you with the strength and reliability you need for light-to-medium applications, as well as some heavy-duty needs. With full attention to safety and durability, these lifts are available mounted in pre-formed pits and come in multiple sizes and specifications.

  • CentraAir® Air-Powered Dock Leveler: This innovative air-powered dock leveler allows you to incorporate the use of your common plant air, as well as providing industrial automotive-grade air bellows designed to lower or raise the leveling platform. This achieves simple, push-button operations as well as easy servicing and cleanout.

Once you understand your options for air-powered dock levelers, our team of factory-trained personnel will ensure a precise installation. Also, our turnkey service will ensure you have years of reliable and hassle-free service from your cost-effective air-powered dock leveler.

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Related products:
Hydraulic Dock Levelers | Mechanical Dock Levelers | Vertical Dock Levelers

For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at

We service Northern New Jersey (Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Union, Essex, Morris, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer and Somerset county/counties), Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester and Rockland.

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Upward Coiling Security Grille 674 Series by Overhead Door Company

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Sep 15, 2020 1:01:00 PM
If you have a need for limiting access and providing security for interior applications, you’ll find that the Security Grilles 674 Series attractively fulfill that requirement. Our upward-coiling perforated security grilles allow you to easily provide effective security for pharmacies, retail spaces, and other healthcare or food facilities.

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The great advantage of the Security Grille Model 674 is the manner in which it meets all your functional specifications for flexible security without sacrificing visual access, light infiltration, or air circulation. The long-lasting clear anodized or premium PowerGuard™ powder coat finishes provide an attractive appearance with low-maintenance care.

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The basic operation of these open-air security grilles is manual unless you require a larger size that is raised with an easy-operation chain hoist. Other options you can choose from include:

   ✓ Time clock, card reader, or keypad access controls
   ✓ 197 standard powder coat paint finishes or the
custom powder coating color matching available on the hood, curtain, guides, and head plates.
   ✓ Choice of PowderGuard™ or weathered finishes

   ✓ Locking by use of cylinder locks on
both sides or secured-side thumb turn lock

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Security Grilles 674 Series: Uncompromising Quality and Functional Design

The material that makes up the grill for the Model 674 is made of aluminum and utilizes .062” (1.57 mm) thick perforated aluminum panels. The diameter of the perforations is 3/16” and spaced 7/32”. Extruded aluminum with continuous PVC wear strips provide the guide structure, and secure locking is ensured with a center-locking bar and steel throw rods of ½” diameter.

This affordable and attractive security door prevents pilferage and comes with a 12-month limited warranty. When you choose the Model 674 security grille for your indoor security needs, you will have a long-lasting and attractive open-air solution. Our experienced staff at Overhead Door Company not only helps you select just the right security grille and options, but we will also professionally install and maintain your security gate to ensure long and reliable use.

To learn more about other options, check out our product catalog and choose the right commercial door and dock for your facility. Spend some time looking at the sectional doorsrolling steel doors, other industrial doors, and the accessories like commercial operators that you can find at the Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands & NYC. You will appreciate not only our amazing selection but also the level of customer service and care you receive from our team of overhead door experts. 

For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at: 
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We service Northern New Jersey, Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester, and Rockland. Commercial overhead doors NJ & NYC.

For 24-hour emergency service, please contact us at 973-471-4060.

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