Roller shutters are essential elements in securing and enhancing functionality of commercial and industrial spaces. Each type of roller shutter offers unique advantages tailored to specific needs. In this blog we’ll explore the benefits of the types of shutters we can offer here at IDE.

Manual Operated Roller Shutters are a reliable solution, particularly in settings without access to electricity. With manual options, Tube Motor, Chain Driven, and Direct Drive, they offer the following benefits:

  • These shutters are versatile, capable of operation in remote areas where electricity might be unavailable.
  • Manual shutters can be tailored to specific requirements, offering a range of customisation choices.

Electric Roller Shutters offer the convenience of electric operation, making them ideal for locations with accessible electricity. They share similar features with Manual Operated versions, while providing added benefits:

  • Electric operation eliminates manual effort and increases convenience.
  • These shutters open and close swiftly contributing to efficient workflow.
  • Electric shutters provide an additional layer of security, deterring potential intruders.

Fire Roller Shutters play a crucial role in safeguarding lives and property by acting as barriers against fire spread. They offer:

  • These shutters prevent fire from spreading, providing valuable time for evacuation and firefighting efforts.
  • Fire-rated shutters adhere to safety regulations, ensuring your premises are compliant with fire protection standards.

Insulated Roller Shutters are designed to enhance energy efficiency and climate control. They offer:

  • Insulated shutters regulate internal temperatures, reducing the need for excessive heating or cooling.
  • By minimising heat transfer, these shutters contribute to lower energy consumption and cost savings.

Aluminium Roller Shutters combine modern design with security, making them ideal for retail and commercial spaces:

  • Aluminium shutters add a touch of elegance to your premises, enhancing aesthetic.
  • Despite their lightweight construction, these shutters provide robust security.

To find out more about our range of shutters and discover which are most suited to your business, get in touch with our team on 0808 238 9800 or alternatively email