Roller Shutters - Sydney
Where can you find quality roller rails?
Look no further than Empire Window Furnishings in Sydney. Our roller drapes provide significant energy savings for heating and cooling and therefore reduce energy bills for Sydney consumers. Roller drapes provide an environmentally-friendly, energy-saving and cost-efficient solution to heat loss in winter and summer heat gain. For a detached residence, there is a possible savings of 30% on annual heating and cooling.
All our range of roller drapes come with an Australian-backed 5-year warranty for our customers' peace of mind. Contact our Sydney showroom office or arrange for one of our professional experts to come out and see you.
You can get roller shutters, blinds, venetian blinds, vertical blinds, panel blinds system, cellular blinds, and other types found in our Blinds Buying Guide. Our staff can also assist you with a variety of window furnishings including shutters, curtains, awnings and screens. For additional information, call us at 1300 950 950.
Do you require safety at night? Worried about flying debris breaking through your windows during the wild storms? Noisy roads? If you worry about any of the above, then roller rails are your answer. Roller drapes brings safety and privacy to the home, protecting your windows from prying burglars, annoying noise and intense heat from outside. Shop fronts and businesses having been using roller rails for years. Now, Empire Window Furnishings brings the same kind of safety and protection to everyday homeowners in Sydney.
Roller Shutters Security
Roller drapes present an immediate visible deterrent, protecting your home in Sydney against burglary and vandalism.
Insulation roller shutters have thermal insulation properties that reduce the effects of summer heat as well as retain the warmth during the colder winter months. Furthermore, as roller panels are fitted close to the window or door they protect, it is almost impossible to prise them away. The mere fact that roller rails are fitted to a home is a deterrent to would-be burglars, who will go elsewhere and find an easier house to break into.
One of the most familiar and widely known methods for securing premises is installing roller rails, also known as rolling doors and roller doors.
Roller shutters are flexible doors that are made up of a series of blinds, which are usually made of metal such as galvanised steel or aluminium. It can also be made from durable, shock-resistant plastic, which are joined together and wound round a drum.When the drum is turned, should it be either manually via a chain or electrical operation via a tubular motor, the door unwinds and is lowered into place.
Roller panels are most often placed over openings such as doors and windows, and are known to provide great protection against any kind of intruders. Going through roller shutters is a very hard to accomplish task that only a few determined intruders even try to do.
Value for Money
The cost of heating and cooling your home is substantially reduced all year round. With these coverings, you can minimize energy costs as well as damaging effects to the environment.
Roller rails insulate the home against heat, cold and noise. They drastically reduce heat getting in during summer because the glass does not get hot, and they also cut heat loss in winter. In addition, they reduce sound entering by up to 50 percent. Your home is quiet, peaceful, and comfortable throughout the year. Also, roller rails save money on window maintenance because the windows stay cleaner for longer, and damage caused by dust and debris is reduced.
Since the shutters provide insulation, they let you cut down on heating and cooling costs. Reducing harsh light saves on the costs of furnishings and fabrics near the windows, as they will not fade as much and will last longer. A great investment for the future, roller rails enhance the appearance and value of your home, protect you against intruders, and save on energy bills and maintenance costs.
Prevent the sunlight from fading carpets & interior furnishings with roller shutters that offer long-term protection for window frames. Protecting against severe weather events such as strong winds and flying debris, they are also effective in deflecting embers from bushfires.
Extensive testing has been carried out in conjunction with the CSIRO, resulting in an appraisal certificate for the protection against radiant heat from bush fires. (Technical assessment 306)
Aside from their basic function of security, roller shutters also have a number of other great advantages. They are more flexible than standard door types, capable of resisting brute force assault for longer periods of time, with any force that is applied being partially absorbed along strip join lines.
Although a very determined intruder will still be able to get through, roller shutters allow more time for an alarm of some sort to be raised by onlookers. Electrically operated roller shutters can also be used as means of controlling the access to a certain building, with trusted employees being allocated operator fobs or keypad codes.
Only people who possess any of these devices are able to operate the shutters, which add an extra level of security. This is unlike conventional locks which are much easier to open.Roller panels are sold in a variety of options, the most basic of which is colour. Most shutters can be powder coated in any of the normal range of colours. Another option is having gaps built into the slats that make up the shutter.
This is very suitable for places like shops, as the visibility that is gained far outweighs the small amount of impact-resistance that you have sacrificed to have them.
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Why Choose Our Roller Panels?
Roller covering offers a comfortable, secure and environmentally-friendly addition to your home in Sydney. Colours available are white, grey, brown, cream, beige, sand, green, black, red. Coatings have a 5-year limited warranty.
Lightweight yet extremely strong, the curtain area consists of an aluminium skin injected with polyurethane foam for added strength and insulation qualities. Roller covering has thermal insulation and extensive testing has been carried out in conjunction with CSIRO, which led to an appraisal certificate for the production against radiant heat from bush fires. (Technical assessment 306) Roller panels can be operated either electronically, manually or with the Empire Drive System.
They can be operated from inside your home. The Empire Drive System is a motorised control system that is battery operated and not dependent on mains power. Empire Window Furnishings’ Roller Panels Aluminium Axle System carries a 3-year limited warranty while Manual Control Systems and Control Tape Rollers carry a 1-year limited warranty.
Energy Saving Benefits
Roller panels provide significant energy savings for heating and cooling, reducing overall energy bills for home and office owners.
Roller panels provide an environmentally-friendly, energy-saving, cost-efficient solution to heat loss in winter and summer heat gain. For a detached residence, there is a possible savings of 30% on annual heating and cooling.
Customised Roller Panels
In addition to the standard models, roller coverings also have a number of variations tailored to be used in specific circumstances only.
Fire-resistant roller panels are one example. Built specifically from highly fireproof materials, they are used in areas that need to employ extra protection against fire outbreaks. This type of roller covering can be found in most student residences. Rapid doors, or rapid-action doors as they are otherwise known, are employed in areas with high traffic, either human or vehicular. This is what you see in cold storage units for foodstuffs, for instance.
These shutters serve the additional function of being a temperature controller; a standard heater would allow too much heat to enter the controlled temperature area while a rapid-action door would ensure that this kind of disruption is kept to a minimum. In an area where such door is in constant use, this could make a huge difference to the electricity bills.