In part one of this multi-part blog series, we went over some of the regulations set forth for loading dock safety, plus some of the hazards that threaten this safety. Commercial and industrial buildings that use loading docks must take several steps to ensure employees and outside contractors alike are both safe and efficient while […]
For many commercial or industrial facilities, a typical garage will be replaced by what’s called a loading dock. Also known as a loading bay, a loading dock is an area where goods can be loaded and unloaded from trucks, vans and other business vehicles that may be used for product transportation. At Crawford Door Sales, […]
There are several important components when it comes to garage doors, and springs are high among them. Springs are meant to counterbalance the weight of the door, creating opposite force that makes it easy to open or close when needed. At Crawford Door Sales, we use only high-quality springs on our residential and commercial garage […]
It would be simple to just make your garage door be a large aluminum plate and call it good. So long as it opens and closes just fine, you’re good, right? Well, not exactly. Using and installing garage doors with specialized insulation and better thermal performance actually can make an enormous difference on a warehouse […]
Your garage door is an important part of your home. Parking in your garage is much safer than parking in your driveway or on the street. It’s also a great place to store your lawn equipment and seasonal items you don’t use very often. The garage is often an underappreciated room of your house. You […]
Your garage is a dirty space in your home to store your car, and that’s it. Right? What if we told you that there are a countless number of other uses for your garage that would help you get the most out of the limited space in your home? Your garage doesn’t just have to […]
One of the great things about being a homeowner is that there are always things you can do to improve the overall quality of your home. Some obvious areas to upgrade are in your kitchen, your yard and landscaping, and the exterior of your home. One room of your home that is often neglected, and […]
Sometimes, your biggest door is also your biggest potential breach in security. Few of us consider the necessity of locks and chains on our commercial garage doors, whether those doors protect a fleet of vehicles, or a warehouse full of stock.
Commercial garage doors can be a major investment, and therefore it’s important to do what you can to keep them looking new throughout their lifespan. Moreover, having clean commercial doors can give your facility or business a more professional presence. Here is a brief guide to keeping your commercial garage doors looking new longer.
A residential garage door isn’t something many of us notice, or think to notice. It serves it’s purpose, but usually goes without recognition unless it’s an eyesore or is particularly interesting looking. You’d never want your home to be the eyesore of the neighborhood, and there are a lot of simple upgrades you can do […]