Automation of an object is quickly taking place in the world with very many gadgets getting upgrades from manual to automatic. Computers completely control automatic equipment and machinery making work less tiresome and easily achievable and completely reducing inaccuracies that we human beings make. Doors are one of the equipment that have been able to have an automation feature and are widely used in the current times in malls, offices, schools, hospitals, and banking halls just to mention few places.
The disabled are also a part of the society where computerization is taking placed and their interests and well-being has to be looked into. There are a number of companies that do repairs for automatic doors to help you meet the ADA set standards. The following are well illustrated factors that you might want to put into consideration before choosing a repair company to do repairs on your automatic door.
Automatic door repair companies are there to make money therefore won’t mind claiming they are ADA compliant just to attract a wide array of clients. It should not shock you to do a little bit digging and find out that some of these companies are not compliant with the standards set by ADA. This is why for a start you have to ensure that the repair company is licensed to do installations, repairs, servicing, and management works.
The minimum standards of upgrade and compliance set up by the ADA has to be met by any company that is interested in doing repairs on your automatic door. Since they are insured and licensed, they are well informed on the appropriate width set by the ADA as standard width for an automatic door. At least one of the doors for those that are installed in pairs should be of the minimum stated with for the Automatic doors. Maneuvering clearance is also one of the set out standards put in place by the ADA to ensure that all forms of disabilities are catered for.
The company also needs to offer emergency services and warranty in case an automatic door jams or needs to be replaced or fixed. Having this information at hand, it is an assurance that all your automatic doors will be repaired to the perfect of standards and even those that do not meet the minimum upgrade requirements of the ADA will be fitted to the required compliance and also get advice of the suitable paces to fit automatic doors depending on the designs to which your building is made.