Save Money: The Key is an Effective Maintenance Strategy for Overhead Doors and Automated Gates

Understanding the Importance of Preventive Maintenance

Regular maintenance is crucial for the proper functioning of automated gates, commercial overhead doors, and loading dock systems. By implementing a preventive maintenance plan, you can identify and address potential issues before they become major problems, saving you time and money in the long run. Preventive maintenance helps to extend the lifespan of your doors and gates, reducing the need for costly repairs or replacement. It also ensures that your equipment operates efficiently, minimizing energy consumption and reducing your environmental impact. In addition, regular maintenance can enhance the safety and security of your premises. Well-maintained doors and gates are less likely to malfunction or pose a risk to employees or customers. By prioritizing preventive maintenance, you can create a safer working environment and avoid potential accidents or injuries. 

Key Components of an Effective Maintenance Plan

An effective maintenance plan for overhead doors, loading dock systems, and automated gates should include the following key components: Regular inspections to identify any signs of wear and tear, damage, or malfunction.

By incorporating these components into your maintenance plan, you can address potential issues proactively and keep your doors and gates in optimal condition. 

Benefits of a Proactive Maintenance Approach 

Taking a proactive approach to maintenance offers several benefits: 

The Wallace +Wallace Preventive Maintenance Program

Enrolling in our Preventive Maintenance Program replaces emergency unscheduled, unplanned, often costly break and fix issues with:  

Getting Started 

Because every commercial operation is unique, the Maintenance Plan should be customized.  The first step is to arrange for an initial Service Assessment.  During the assessment, we'll complete any maintenance needed as well as recommend a customized preventive maintenance schedule tailored to your operation. 

To book an initial Service Assessment call 204.452.2700 or email us at: 

service@wallacefences (for automated gates)

service@wallacedoors (for commercial overhead doors and loading dock systems)