What are the Benefits of Automated Gates?

Automated gates can be an invaluable addition to any commercial or residential property. Not only will an automated gate offer excellent protection, it will also afford your building with a sense of grandeur that no other fixture can achieve. Read on to find out why an automated gate could be the ideal choice for [...]


High Speed Security Doors: Fast Action Curtain Doors

Hörmann & Novoferm offer some excellent solutions in high speed doors.  Their fast action 'curtain' doors are outstanding and their rapid action is matched by robust build quality and wind resistance.  You can find out more about  Hörmann high speed doors here. Indoor & Outdoor High Speed Security Doors Offering solutions that are perfect for [...]


GSM: Open Doors, Gates & Shutters With A Phone Call

B & L have been installing GSM remote control devices for a while now.  These impressively simple, low cost units are very secure and offer one of the most flexible and innovative solutions for remote security control. Utilising a GSM controller, you can activate your door, gate, barrier or roller remotely, by calling it on [...]


Internal Security Gates Installed At Local Jewellers

When we were approached by a local Jewellers to improve their internal security, we were delighted to oblige. We were asked to provide a barrier to prevent potential thieves from accessing the rear of the shop while allowing genuine customers through without undue fuss. We supplied and installed a coded gate release with mag-locking security [...]


B & L Shutters Ltd secures CHAS Accreditation

This means that our health and safety policies have been assessed and comply with the CHAS schemes standards and requirements. Whether you are a council employee, housing association, NHS trust or large private company our accreditation saves you time and costs associated with duplicated health and safety checks. This is because our accreditation shows we [...]


Good Time To Repair Or Service Shutters

The leaves are falling from the trees, the rain has been falling and the nights are drawing in.  Could it be a good time to get your access doors or roller shutters serviced or repaired? Putting security shutters and doors in place offers you piece of mind that every person in charge of business premises [...]


Protecting IT Information and Data, complying with BS 7799 and reducing threat of physical attacks on your data

Although protecting data nowadays conjures images of cyber-crime and online industrial espionage ensuring both sufficient IT security and PHYSICAL security of employee and client data (in addition to commercially sensitive information) are all of paramount importance. This article focuses on the physical security of records (both manual and database held). Access to areas where records [...]


Growth in online trading increases need for safe storage

When trading online on sites such as Ebay or Amazon Shops there are several things to consider when looking at how profitable and sustainable your online business is.  One such area is logistics, and in particular, storage. Running Your Ebay Store from Home Usually one of three options is taken.  If you are just starting [...]