Adding Elegance and Efficiency to a Residential Home with Manual Sliding and Automatics Doors

28 April 2023

Horton Automatic Doors have been specified by architects and designers to be used in commercial and industrial buildings for over 60 years. When Giovanna Hewitt, VP of Sales for Horton Automatics  (creators of the first automatic sliding doors!), set out to build a new home, she had some technologically innovative plans, some of which were… Read more »


Overhead Door Corporation Announces the Purchase of Door Control and Door Concepts

17 January 2023

Overhead Door Corporation, a leading provider of door and access solutions, has acquired Door Control, Inc. and the business of Door Concepts, Inc., based in Londonderry, NH (“Door Control and Door Concepts”), effective this week. Door Control and Door Concepts are the market leaders for service and installation of automatic door products in the New… Read more »


Advanced Door Service Brings Door Service & Installation Solutions to NFMT 2023

10 January 2023

A Facilities Management Expo isn’t complete without a full-service access solutions company! Why automatic and manual door service and installation is important to facilities management professionals: Your facilities entrance is the FIRST thing your customers, employees, students and/or staff sees, we know you want to make a great first impression! It is of utmost importance… Read more »


Reduce the Impact of Fire In Your Facility with Fire Door Inspections

3 November 2022

According to the newly released report by NFPA, “Fire Loss in the United States in 2021”, there were 125,500 non-residential fires in 2021 and $3.6M in property loss. Think about that for a second. 125,500 fires. This is a 4% increase from 2020 and deaths rose 30%. With December just about here, the official first day of winter… Read more »


Horton Automatic’s New C5190 Microprocessor Adds Significant Value to Horton’s Automatic Swing Doors

26 July 2022

The Horton Automatics C5190 Swing Control is the most robust, user-friendly door control available in the industry today. It’s quick and easy to set up and trouble-shoot, the C5190 was rigorously field-tested to ensure fast installation and long-lasting operation. The C5190 integrates some of the industry’s most advanced technological innovations for added precision, durability and complies… Read more »


Door Services Corporation, Sales Representative Provides Fire Door Safety Training for Team of Service Technicians

18 July 2022

Nicole Casa, CFDAI, DSI, provides the first ‘in-house’ Fire Door Safety Technician Training for 14 of Door Services Corporation’s service technicians. Fourteen technicians from various Door Service branch locations include: Advanced Door Service, Eastern Door Service, Allegheny Door Enterprises, Keystone Automatic Door Enterprises and Advanced Door Automation. “I am excited to have this opportunity to… Read more »


No Number of Automatic Doors is Too Big or Too Small for a Preventative Maintenance Contract

2 March 2022

1 Door? 55+ doors? No Problem. Preventive Maintenance Plans Can Accommodate All Sized Facilities Your facility only has 1 door, so it wouldn’t be worth signing up for an automatic door preventative maintenance contract with certified AAADM technicians. This is a common misconception. You would probably be surprised to know that 47% of our Preventive… Read more »


Telecommunications Company in Duluth, Georgia Installs Horton Automatics Elegant Sliding Door

6 December 2021

With frameless styling, this Horton Elegant HD-Slide® Series 2500 was the perfect choice for this commercial building office space in Duluth, Georgia. The Elegant door system enhances the building’s interior while offering all the advantages of automatic operation and energy efficiency. Designed for heavy duty applications, this system uses a 2001 belt drive header and… Read more »


Fires Do Not Stop – Not Even for a Pandemic

13 September 2021

Door Services Corporation Supports Fire Door Safety Week – September 20th – 26th This month marks the 30th anniversary of a tragic fire at Imperial Foods in Hamlet, North Carolina. There were 90 employees in the plant at the time, of whom 25 died and another 54 were injured. Many of them were trapped behind… Read more »


Advanced Door Service Expands Coverage a Second Time in Just Three Months!

15 July 2021

Baltimore, MD – Advanced Door Service (ADS), a leader in automatic door service in Pennsylvania; Roanoke, Virginia; and Georgia, is now expanding coverage to all of Virginia, DC and Baltimore. ADS is a branch of Door Services Corporation, a Horton Automatics company. Door Services Corporation is on a mission to become the leading expert in… Read more »