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Beware the Lowest Bid For Your Automatic Door

Beware the Lowest Bid For Your Automatic Door

Why Less Isn't Always More You’re upgrading to high-quality doors. You’re adding the latest and greatest in controlled access. And you’re excited to bring your building into the future. But when you finally start talking to contractors, you realize their quotes are...

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All About Fire Doors

All About Fire Doors

From a very young age, we’re taught the basics of fire safety. Stop, drop, and roll. Never play with matches. Always know where the fire extinguisher is. But when you’re in charge of a building that sees hundreds of visitors and employees go through its doors every...

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Project Profile: Rehabbing a Historic Building

Project Profile: Rehabbing a Historic Building

We’ve been working in Indiana for over 15 years. So, when we think of the historic William H. Block Department Store, it’s not just a part of our community. As locals, it’s also a part of our identity. The iconic downtown Indy building opened in 1911 and was designed...

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The Benefits of Touchless Doors

The Benefits of Touchless Doors

According to Technavio, a leading market research firm, touchless doors are now more popular than ever. So, why do people love these things so much? This article walks you through the biggest benefits of touchless doors. They’re More Hygienic Have you ever seen...

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ADA Lends a Paw to Johnson County Community Cats

ADA Lends a Paw to Johnson County Community Cats

Have you been thinking of looking for a furry friend to share your home with? Now’s the perfect time to adopt a cat! During the month of August, ADA will sponsor free spay/neuter and vaccinations for the cats adopted from Johnson County Community Cats (JCCC). Photos...

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What to Consider When You’re Hiring a Door Contractor

What to Consider When You’re Hiring a Door Contractor

You’ve already decided to go with automatic doors because they’re sleek, hygienic, secure, and more accessible. But now that you’ve made that first big decision, a second one awaits: which contractor do you hire? This article helps you answer that question by sharing...

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A Brief Introduction to Automatic Swinging Doors

A Brief Introduction to Automatic Swinging Doors

When you picture yourself walking through an automatic door, what do you see? You probably see yourself walking up to a hotel, a hospital, or another commercial building. And then you might see the doors sliding open automatically, always remaining flush with the...

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How ADA Makes Safety a Priority

How ADA Makes Safety a Priority

We all know the importance of safety. But at Automated Doors & Access, we take it to a whole new level by making “safety first" our entire company culture. What does that approach look like, and how does it affect our customers? Here’s how we bring our...

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