Rolling shutters and rolling grilles provide optimum security for your business premises.

They can be applied to a number of aspects of your business, including: shop windows, car parks and industrial complexes.

Whether you are looking to boost security, find a cost effective way to limit who accesses your property, or increase energy saving potential – look no further than rolling shutters and grilles.

In this article, we will take you through the main benefits of investing in rolling shutters for your business.

Easy to install and maintain

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Rolling shutters and grilles can be installed to just about any structure. If you buy from a reputable supplier – like Hörmann – then they will take care of the installation process.

Rolling shutters are designed in such a way that they do not impede the existing structure and require very little headroom above the structural opening.

Shutter and grille designs like ‘RollMatic’ are so compact that they only require a fitting depth 335mm. They roll up compactly behind the lintel and no space is lost at the sides or ceiling.

Both rolling shutters and grilles are incredibly durable, requiring little to no maintenance with daily use, again and again.


One of the primary functions of rolling shutters and grilles is to protect your property. Whether you own a store or industrial complex, you require a solution that prevents thieves from entering your property through brute force at access points, such as doors and windows.

Both rolling shutters and grilles provide extreme durability and protection against forced entry, securing the premises and your possessions located inside.

Safe and easy to operate

Whether you are looking for manual or remote controlled rolling shutters, both possess high levels of safety.

Manual designs possess tension springs that enable rolling shutters and grilles to be opened with very little force, preventing the possibility of injury from use.

They also limit the standard power use in the open and close directions, minimising the the risk of an individual being trapped or harmed on the mechanism of the rolling shutters.

Most manual rolling shutters from reputable suppliers do not require the installation of additional safety measures, such as closing edge safety kits, as they meet regulatory requirements DIN EN 12453.

Most remote controlled rolling shutters and grilles have inbuilt sensory technology to ensure that any individual or property cannot be trapped under the shutters.

This is especially important for rolling shutters or grilles used for car parks or industrial complexes, where both people and vehicles need constant access.


Rolling shutters and grilles are extremely reasonably priced for the protection they provide to your property. Whether you are looking for a basic rolling shutter design, or perhaps something a little more complex with the use of key fob technology, you will be surprised at how reasonably priced they are. As stated above, they are also extremely durable and will last for many years to come.

Rolling shutters can also provide additional economical advantages, especially for industrial and commercial complexes. Doors and openings can take up large proportions of buildings, and therefore leak heat without proper insulation. There are rolling shutters available to combat this, providing additional insulation to help retain the heat when shutters are down.

If you do decide to to invest in rolling shutters or rolling grilles for your business, then choose a reputable supplier – like Hörmann – who will take care of the installation process and provide and generous warranty, so you have peace of mind that the shutters you have invested in are made to last.

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