When their warehouse sliding folding shutter door was broken in to Next Day Metals decided that the time was right to upgrade. Their existing shutter was heavy, difficult to open and close and getting old. They asked for our expert advice on what they do next. Well, we are always delighted to help out a fellow local company so we gave them some choices: we could repair the damage or replace the entire shutter with an electrically operated Roller Shutter which would make it faster, more secure and still keep the company colours. They opted for the latter and we got to work… 
ASC Next Day Metals started trading in 1979 and opened their first warehouse in Northampton. Their business stocks and supplies a wide range of metal including aluminium, stainless steel, copper, bronze and brass. With a plate sawing service, tube bar cutting service and a commitment to maintain consistent price levels, they offer a wide range of products to best suit the needs of their customers.  
As the name suggests ‘Next Day Metals’ aims to provide just that – metals delivered the next day - guaranteed. Indeed their mission statement ‘to offer the best service and support to our customers’ has been underpinned by their accreditation to ISO 9001. This means that they are recognised as a company which places customer service first and forefront of their business. 
Stanair were first contacted to help when their Peterborough site, which has been open since 1989, suffered from a break in. Thieves had cut a hole out of the warehouse’s existing sliding folding shutter allowing them access to the valuable metal stock. This had caused considerable damage and would prove costly to repair. Our expert surveyors suggested that, although repairs were possible, a better solution would be to replace the entire shutter with an electronically operated Roller Shutter. Not only would this help to protect their stock but it would be much easier to operate the door. The old shutter was very big and heavy and to push it open and pull it closed was quite an effort. We should know. We tried it out! Their new shutter, however, would be operated with just the simple push of a button. Easy! Not only that, we were able to ensure that their new Roller Shutter would be in their chosen company colours so it would look smart, be secure and take. 
Darrell Ambidge, Regional Director at Next Day Metals said, ‘We are extremely pleased with the service that we got from you guys (Stanair). And that we wouldn’t hesitate in recommending you to others." 
"For our part, we could not be more thrilled with his response and we wish Next Day Metals all the best with their new shutter and that their business continues to go from strength to strength." 
Tired of your current Sliding and Folding Shutter?  
We can help. Whether it is repairs, maintenance or suggesting more efficient ways of accessing your site, our experts can offer you a free no obligation quote.  
Call us today on 01536 487182 or visit our website on www.stanair.co.uk and see what doors we could open for you. 
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