Any Access Control System, even those that have been compliantly designed, professionally installed and certified, require a regular schedule of maintenance to ensure they are performing to the optimal standard.
Yes, we would recommend that all systems be maintained on an annual basis, specifically those with multiple doors and integration to Fire Alarm Systems to ensure compliance with industry and fire regulations
Every 12 months, our Engineers will carry out numerous and rigorous tests, to ensure the correct operation and location of all equipment and devices, looking at the original design, we will take into account environmental or building changes, that may require system alterations.
Carrying out these tests will help to reduce unnecessary faults that could potentially cause disruptions to your business.
Having a maintenance contract agreement also entitles you to the use of our emergency out of hours call service. Giving you reassurance and peace of mind that there is always an Engineer standby should you require assistance at any time of the day or night.
The most common faults found in non maintained systems are aged batteries that have become corroded and / or split, potentially becoming a fire hazard.
Fire alarm interfaces with faulty relays, preventing the locks from releasing in the event of a fire condition and inhibiting egress from the building.
Doors in continuous usage such as receptions, can find that Maglocks will gradually work loose over a period of time. Weighing approximately 1 kilo and fixed to the frame of the door, they must remain securely fixed at all times.
Software that has not been updated regularly will over time stop the basic features of your networked system from operating correctly. Outdated software can also pose security issues.
With five decades in business, our company mantra of “Large enough to cope, but small enough to care” has ensured we maintain the highest standards of customer care, allowing us to forge long-lasting and continued relationships with customers, consultants and contractors alike.
This has helped us secure repeat business and recommendations that have allowed our business to grow with our clients.