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Commercial Doors: Sectional Doors VS Rolling Doors (Shutter Doors)

Posted by Overhead Door Expert on Oct 20, 2021 3:01:00 PM

Sectional Doors VS Rolling Doors

There are so many options when it comes to commercial doors. Depending on the area you are securing, separating, or monitoring access to, you may want a particular type. However, when it comes down to it, we sell two main types here at The Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands and New York City, sectional doors and rolling doors. Within those two types, you will find several different subtypes.

Learn more about commercial sectional doors and commercial rolling doors, as well as the subtypes we offer, so you have a better idea of what type of door you need for your particular commercial need.

Table of Content:

1. Sectional Overhead Doors
1.1 Advanced Sectional Doors (High-Performance Doors)
1.2 Thermacore® Doors (Insulated Sectional Doors)
1.3 Sectional Steel Doors
1.4 Aluminum Glass Doors

2. Rolling Doors (Coiling Doors)
2.1 Advanced Service Doors (High-Performance Doors)
2.2 Rolling Steel Doors
2.3 Fire Rated Doors & Counter Doors
2.4 Counter Doors
2.5 Security Grilles
2.6 Rolling Steel Doors with Man Door (Pass-Through Doors)
2.7 Fabric & Rubber Roll-Up Doors

 

1. Commercial Sectional Doors

Sectional doors are created with convenience in mind. These doors work with a controller that can make opening and closing them a breeze. With options like Thermacore®, sectional doors are a great choice for spaces that need temperature control. Today’s sectional doors are well constructed for reliable use and minimal maintenance is required. Some of the more popular types of commercial sectional doors available at The Overhead Door Company include the following:

1.1 Advanced Sectional Doors:

For advanced performance, many industrial and commercial buildings need a simple, well-rounded sectional door. The advanced sectional doors at The Overhead Door Company offer climate control, ease of use and durability. While useful in a number of situations, these are a great choice for industrial and commercial applications.
 
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Fabric and Rubber Advanced Sectional Doors

1.2 Thermacore® Doors | Insulated Sectional Doors

For industries that need the utmost thermal efficiency, the Thermacore® door is a perfect solution. These insulated sectional doors keep temperatures at a steady level, saving you money over time.
 
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1.3 Sectional Steel Doors

For one of the best combinations of heavy-duty workmanship and convenience, sectional steel doors are a great solution. You often find these doors on fire stations, commercial garages, and retail establishments.
 
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Sectional Door with Pass-Through Door/Man Door
 

1.4 Aluminum Glass Doors: 

Aluminum glass doors offer a sense of architectural style while still providing protection and the ability to easily open and close your commercial door. This is a good choice for buildings where it is important to make a good impression.

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2. Commercial Rolling Doors | Roller Shutters | Coiling Doors

Rolling doors, also known as rolling shutters and coiling doors, are created to protect the contents within an establishment. These doors are easy to secure and allow you to protect the interior of your commercial structure. Certain styles are used within buildings, to separate sections of a building into individual areas.


2.1 Advanced Service Doors
 

When service and security are important, one of these advanced service doors is the perfect solution. They offer fast open and close cycles that are in line with a sectional door; however, you get the increased security of a rolling door.
 
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   2.2 Rolling Steel Doors
 
A standard rolling steel door (also known as service door, coiling door, or roll-up door) is the go-to option for loading docks at warehouses, factories, and storage facilities. It offers great security at a great price.
 
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2.3 Fire Rated Doors & Fire-Rated Counter Doors

In certain buildings, such as schools and hospitals, a fire-rated door is a necessity—both for safety and to meet the regulations of the city or county. These fire-rated doors offer many of the same options of our standard service doors with the added fire rating.
 
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2.4 Counter Doors

Also known as counter shutters help protect your space while the counter is closed for the day. Some applications are snack bars, service counters, or ticketing areas, food courts, and many more. A counter door is a perfect solution—you can find many of the same features as are available in normal service doors.
 
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2.5 Security Grilles

Security grilles allow line of sight into a specific area but still provide security and protection. These are often used in shopping malls, airports, and similar spaces where it is necessary to close down certain areas while leaving the main walkway open.

Rolling Security Grille for Shops in Malls
 
 

2.6 Rolling Steel Doors with Man Door (Pass-Through Doors)

A rolling steel door with a man door (pass-through door) is the go-to option that offers both, security and convenience.
 
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2.7 Fabric & Rubber Roll-Up Doors

We offer a series of high-speed and high-performance fabric roll-up doors and rubber roll-up doors for both, interior and exterior applications.

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As you can see, there are a number of options when it comes to commercial doors. Taking the time to understand the types of available doors will make it easier to decide on which type is best for your particular structure.

For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at info@dockndoor.com 

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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.

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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: info@dockndoor.com 

 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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Rapidslat® Advanced Service Doors (High-Performance Rolling Doors)

Posted by Overhead Door Expert on Jun 14, 2021 12:24:00 PM

It is always great to find high-performance commercial doors that meet your requirements for security, durability, and high performance. It is a special pleasure to add speed and high cycle rates to those performance criteria. 

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Overhead Door takes pleasure in introducing RapidSlat® Advanced Service Doors as a door solution that is safe, rugged, and easy to operate. Its enhanced functionality provides both the security you need and the convenience you appreciate. By eliminating the need for a second door, RapidSlat allows you to enjoy both advantages in one high-quality door.

Three series, the 611, 621, and 626, give you width and height options of up to 20 feet and come with a 5-year limited warranty. The 2-year or 300,000 cycle limited warranty coverage on components adds to your protection. And where needed, the 626 Series offers an insulation option of up to 7.71 R-value.

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The creative combination of a high-performance door with the rolling steel door provides a solution that many will appreciate for multiple applications. The faster opening speed allows for increased productivity while saving on energy costs.

The many advantages of the RapidSlat® High-Performance Doors come from an innovative combination of several unique features. These include:

  • Direct Drive Motor. With a standard gearbox design, specially designed gear teeth serve to spread drive and shock loads over a greater tooth contact area. This provides greater durability and lowers your commercial door maintenance needs.
  • Interior Hood Assembly. Carefully designed to protect all components from dirt and debris. Also, it adds to the door’s overall appearance.
  • Safety Features. Both a built-in variable frequency drive and a self-monitoring sensing edge add safety and reduce wear on the door and components. Additionally, with the elite C-channel photocells and a unique brake system, you have full functionality with maximum security.

When it comes to eliminating that extra door without compromising security or convenience, RapidSlat® Advanced Service Doors are your only effective option.

You can read more about our high-performance overhead doors here. 

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Industrial High-Speed Doors (High-Performance Doors)

Posted by Overhead Door Expert on May 3, 2021 9:26:00 PM

If you've been looking for one of the most cost-efficient ways to protect your property and building, consider the many benefits of a high-speed/high-performance door.

If you are trying to decide on a worthy investment in the security, convenience, and overall quality of your storage space, warehouse, or loading dock, you should look at the possibility of adding a metal high-speed door, or a fabric high-performance door. Today’s high-performance doors offer:

- High-Speed: High-performance doors offer you more speed than any other type of door. This can help you increase your productivity and efficiency while remaining energy efficient. Plus, a fast door will allow you to get in and out more quickly—reducing energy expenditure in that manner too.

 

- Security: One of the reasons you are considering the installation of a roll-up door in the first place is security, so why not go with the very best in security possible? These high-performance doors can help you protect your stock, your employees, and your property from both natural and unnatural dangers.

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- Durability: Instead of springs, a high-performance door uses a direct drive motor. This makes the door much more durable and less likely to experience those unexpected problems. In addition, with advanced diagnostics, troubleshooting is easier than ever before.

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- Added Features: A high-performance roll-up door offers a number of optional features that can help you achieve even more than you thought possible. This includes insulation, weather shield, and wind load options that can help these doors perform well even in harsh environmental conditions.

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These benefits are only the beginning! If you would like more information about today’s high-performance doors and how they can help your business, contact us at Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands & NYC. Our team of experts is here to help you!

For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at: info@dockndoor.com

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

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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 or Fast Rolling Doors for Solid Waste and Recycling

Posted by Wilford Ordoñez on Jul 20, 2016 6:45:00 PM

At Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands & NYC we understand the heavy usage and high demands place on high-speed doors used in solid waste and recycling facilities. We are also aware of the need for rugged, reliable to ensure your operations are not interrupted or slowed down.

Those are just a few of the reasons we rely on Overhead Door Company's overhead doors for our most demanding clients. With more than 100,000 successful installations, our high-speed roll-up doors are known for their innovative and reliable overhead doors for solid waste operations and protecting heavy equipment.

You’ll find the design and construction of these high-performance roll-up doors for solid waste allow you to ensure round-the-clock efficient operations for all your recycling operations. We offer:

1. Insulated High-Speed Fabric Doors

RapidFreeze™ is an interior fabric high speed freezer and cooler door that features an insulated curtain to prevent heat loss and condensation in settings where temperatures vary greatly on either side of the door opening.



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2. Non-Insulated Interior Fabric High-Speed Doors

- RapidFlex® Fabric Doors model 990 is a flexible bottom interior high speed door built for safety.
- RapidFlex® Fabric Doors model 991 is an interior door that features a strutless design to reduce operational noise as well as a patent-pending curtain lock which allows the door to withstand pressure and enables it to be repaired quickly in the field. 
- RapidFlex® Fabric Doors model 992 is made of the same curtain material as the 991, but features struts to allow for larger door sizes and makes it easy to replace sections in the field.
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3. Non-Insulated Exterior Fabric High-Speed Doors

RapidFlex® Fabric Doors for Exterior
models 993 and 994 are both strutted high speed fabric doors, however they feature a heavier curtain material for exterior applications.  Both models have been independently tested for wind load and the 993 features a wind load of up to 4.0 psf while the model 994 features wind load of up to 22.0 psf.  The Model 994 also features a patent-pending bottom wind lock and articulating roller wind struts which reduces operational noise while allowing the door to withstand pressure.
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4. High-Speed Rubber Doors

RapidFlex® model 995 high speed rubber rolling doors are designed for extreme/harsh conditions, and heavy-duty applications. This door features a patent-pending curtain lock design and was independently tested for wind load and can withstand up to 27.0 psf.
The RapidFlex​® High Speed rubber door features breakaway and self-reset, infrared obstruction detection, wireless reversing safety edges.​

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Whatever your needs, the pros at Overhead Door Company of The Meadowlands & NYC, will help you find the most dependable and affordable solution to your requirements for high-speed rolling doors for sanitation and recycling operations.

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For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at info@dockndoor.com 

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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