The Benefits Of Roller Shutters



Roller shutters can be installed during the property build or installed retrospectively to improve security or fire protection, there are many types of roller shutter installations throughout the UK and each roller shutter can be installed for windows and doors.


As a high security door, roller shutter doors ensure optimum protection and security from theft and vandalism. Shutter doors can strengthen the privacy of your property, shutting out the interior of your home or commercial space to the outside world. This acts as a deterrent: if people cannot see inside, it minimises the risk of theft to your property.

Most commonly manufactured from strong galvanised steel, they offer the highest quality security to your property. Doors can be installed to the interior or exterior of your property depending on the planning constraints.

Fire Protection

Roller shutters can also be specified as a certified fire protection door for up to four hours and be linked to the buildings emergency fire protection, containing the fire and preventing the spread of fire.

Environmental Protection

By varying the roller shutter models, you are able to protect and maintain building temperatures.

The option of thermal insulated lath can minimalise the hot air escaping and cold air penetrating the building saving you unnecessary costs in energy bills.

Shutters can also filter light, covering your whole window or door to prevent light entering.

Noise reduction

Insulated curtain doors can also reduce outside noise, which is especially beneficial in built up city areas. They can also retain noise inside your property, which prevents complaints from neighbours or nearby companies.


Most commonly made from galvanized steel, the doors are built to last, providing excellent long-term durability and unbeatable protection against forced entry. These doors can also provide resistance to elements such as wind and rain. In environments where intermittent buffering occurs, wind resistant shutters can prevent withstanding strong winds.


Available in a wide range of colours and sizes, bespoke doors can provide an attractive aesthetic to your home or commercial space.

With a quick installation process, they can be easily incorporated into the current structure, causing minimal disruption to your home or business. Fitted internally or externally, they are made bespoke depending on the requirements of your building.


With the ability to have punched or perforated sections with-in the curtain, you can use the roller shutter to display products with the benefit knowing they are secure.



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What’s The Cost of Roller Shutter Repairs

There is no set cost generally when it comes to the cost of repairing your roller shutters, there are many factors that depend on this and here at Roller Shutters North West, we’d thought we would give you the low down on the range of costs depending on the size of your roller shutters and the extent of the damage that has been done. If you are here looking for a roller shutter repair in Bolton or throughout the North West, then read on to see how our 24hr roller shutter repairs service works.


This is so important, there are many types of roller shutters from many different types of manufacturers, each of these can range in prices. Also if you are using high end electric shutters then expect to pay more if you need to replace the motor or electrics. Generally, the budget end of the roller shutters will be cheaper to replace, anything more bespoke may have added costs.


If the roller shutters are seriously damaged and involve either a fault with the motor or the mechanism of the roller door then this will cost more in time and parts to fix. Sometimes, the fault may be just superficial meaning less work and less cost. Our guys can generally assess the issue with a photo sent to us to give a ball park figure on the cost to repair the roller shutter.

Sometimes, we come across whole roller shutters that need to be replaced, in this case, we’ll tell you when this is required and let you know the quote to replace.PROVIDING THE MOST COST-EFFECTIVE SOLUTION

We have an excellent first-time fix rate and always work as efficiently as possible to get your roller shutter back in working order and minimise disruption to your premises. We are usually able to quickly identify how much work a repair job will entail and, if repairs are looking like they will become extensive and costly, we will advise that you opt for a replacement roller shutter instead.

We always strive to keep our quotes competitive and provide a solution that offers the best value for money for our customers. If it does turn out that a replacement will be more cost-effective than repairing your existing shutter, we can organise and install this for you. This means that everything can be taken care of by us, saving you time, money and hassle.

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There is no one-size-fits-all approach to roller shutter repair, as each building has its own unique requirements. That’s why we like to put together a tailored quote that’s based on what will be the most effective solution for you, in terms of your needs and budget. Ultimately, the most important thing is that your roller shutter is performing at its best and providing the highest level of security possible. We will always advise on the best solution to keep your premises safe and secure.

If you are looking for a high quality roller shutter repair service in Bolton, Wigan or throughout the North West then speak to the team here for a free no obligation quote. We offer free site surveys on new installations and can provide you with sound advice on choosing the right roller shutters for your business needs.

How Secure Are Roller Shutters?

Regardless of the size of your home and business premises, security is something that is always in the back of your mind. Roller shutters are an important consideration as they are known for their exceptional security features, after all security is a number one priority.

Roller Shutters are manufactured using only high-quality materials in a variety of styles and designs, this in return provides maximum security by adding that extra layer to any property.

Roller Shutters can be used on all types of properties whether it be domestic, commercial or industrial, protecting the property against theft, vandalism and weather damage, they can also provide heat insulation.

Over the years Roller Shutters have come a long way and the demand for them is on the increase.

Roller shutters that are made from either aluminum or stainless steel offer many advantages. Not only do they provide privacy, but they also provide protection against potential intruders by offering complete blackout, but most importantly, they are exceptionally sturdy. Due to their strength makes it possible to manufacture roller shutters for especially large door and window openings and this will increase the protection against burglary. In addition to this, roller shutters made from aluminum or stainless steel are especially weather-resistant, they are very durable and very low maintenance.

Speak to us today for your free quote and see how Doors & Shutters North West can help you and your business needs.