Roller Shutter Measurement
If you are wondering how to measure for roller shutters, the diagrams below illustrate the key measurements required. The objective when measuring for roller shutters is to establish the size of opening for the roller shutter door or fire shutter product. Please note that a full roller shutters measurement service is supplied by rollershutter.co.uk staff if you are uncertain.
How to Measure the Roller Shutters Opening
There are generally two ways to install your Roller Shutters.
1. Face Fix- the roller shutter is fixed inside the premises and covers the full face of the opening.
2. Reveal Fix- the roller shutter fits inside the opening.
The image below views the opening from the side of the premises on which the security product will be mounted, normally the Public side. The measurements required are of the space available. Remember that our Roller Shutters are custom built to your exact requirements, hence the measuring process critically important.
A LH Face
B RH Face
C Top Face
D Width InBetween Width of Opening
E Height InBetween Height of Opening
F Ceiling Space
Select the style of your requirement from the Reference Examples below (Birds eye view)
Note: You must add 60mm (or 70mm for larger doors) aprox for a Motor Side Spacer depends on the size of the door.
If possible please indicate which side that you would want the motor located? (When a electrical roller shutter).
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