The primary businesses that use aluminium shop fronts include clinics, hospitals, shops, schools, offices, churches, restaurants, industrial buildings, and apartment buildings.
Aluminium Shop Fronts Advantages
There are three main advantages that come with this type of store fronts: durability, customisable and aesthetically pleasing. First, many businesses choose this style because of its durability. They last a long time so you will not have to replace the doors and windows so often.
In addition, aluminium windows and door do not require much maintenance. Shop front doors and windows come in a variety of customized designs as well as a variety of sizes and colors. This means that you have the option to match your store front to the colors of your business. This will no doubt make your building stand out among the rest in your area.
Aluminium windows and doors are pleasing to the eye. The look of your business really has a lot to do with how successful your business turns out. If you have a business that is aesthetically pleasing, this will drive more people into your business, which will in turn drive your sales and profits upwards.
Aluminium Door Advantages
Using aluminium doors for your aluminium shop fronts comes with several advantages. One of the advantages of these doors is that aluminium is robust and they are designed to be used on commercial buildings since they are heavy and used frequently. Another advantage is that they are safer than traditional doors. With traditional aluminium doors, you have a chance of fingers getting trapped in the door. However, aluminium doors contain a feature that prevents fingers from getting trapped. In addition, these types of doors have a self closing feature that will hold the door open automatically. With this feature, doors open and close at a speed that is controlled.
Aluminium Window Advantages
There are several advantages of using aluminium windows on your aluminium shop front. Aluminium windows are designed with a thermal break that is resin based. Resin based is important because it keeps the inside pane warm from the cold outer window pane so the heat stays in and the cold stays out. These types of windows come in a wide array of styles that include tilt and turn, open out, open in and over swing. In addition, aluminium windows are not bulky as traditional doors and they also have a better appearance to them. Another important advantage to aluminium windows is that they last for a long time and will not warp and require very little maintenance.
Aluminium Door and Window Glazing Options
When it comes to aluminium shop fronts, there are a few glazing options that you can choose from. Windows come in single or double glazed that range from 6mm to 28mm. There are other glazing options that are available including a glass alternative called polyester powder coated steel panels that are lined with timber, laminated glass, toughened glass that is clear, and Low E and glass finishes that are tinted, opaque and obscure.