Retractable dock door curtains move side to side unlike the roll up vinly doors. They are great for low traffic areas that don't require a lot of opening and closing. They are also less expensive and are great for very large openings. The dock door curtains are designed to give maximum temperature separation (which reduces heating and cooling costs) while giving maximum protection against insects, birds, rodents, or flying debris. Depending on your application we offer 2 types of retractable doors (Single or bi-parting).
An Economical Solution
Side to side dock door curtains are less expensive than motorized versions yet still provide the same high-quality protection.
Easy Kit Install
The roll-up screen is easy to install with a few basic tools and a piece of lifting equipment for larger doors.
The bottom bar break-away feature, with automatic reset is a time saver and protects your investment
Quick to Clean
The retractable curtain doors are easy to maintain and clean. Most parts that are needed are in stock.
Dock Door Curtains
Dock door curtains roll up to the side to offer an economical solution for keeping the elements such as snow, wind, rain out of your warehouse, dock loading zones and other internal areas. Each large curtain door is custom fit to your specific application for a perfect fit.
All of our commercial retractable door curtains come as a complete kit, custom made for your application. The curtain doors are easy to install and are designed to give many years trouble free operation. The commercial vinyl curtain doors can be either header or face of wall mounted and come with all the necessary parts for a complete installation.
Bi-Parting Door Operation – Optional
Manually operated, bi-Parting doors are fixed to both jambs and locks in the center. Leading edges of pipe staffs overlap to give complete seal. Nylon cord tieback straps on the fixed sides which keep the screen secure in the open position. The industrial dock screen is fixed/attached to one side of the opening and locks to the other side. The fixed side is determined from the access point and which side the door is sliding to open.
- Standard Sizes - Up to 60′w x 20'h
- Larger sizes - Upon request
Quick to Mount
There are three mounting options available depending on your needs:
1 - Wall Mount | Attaches to the face of a vertical surface
2 - Ceiling Mount | Attaches to the underside of a flat surface
3 - I-Beam Mount | Attaches / clamps to a flange such as an I-beam
Seal Off Your Dock Openings
Keep Out The Elements
Paylon retractable dock door curtains offer an economical solution for blocking birds, bugs, and weather while saving your budget. They are much less expensive than other door solutions and if they are hit by a forklift accidentally they are flexible. This means less costly repairs and less downtime. With the energy savings and the low investment cost these curtains are an ideal solution. Retractable vinyl doors can also work in conjunction with your existing steel doors as well. Sliding door curtains are most commonly used in areas with minimal traffic or to cover large openings. Dock door curtains are commonly used in truck loading areas in a warehouse.
Also Known As
- Loading dock door curtains
- Retractable dock door curtains
- Over-sized dock door curtains
- Large dock door curtains
Heavy Duty Hardware
The hardware is made from galvanized steel and uses steel bushing rollers that glide with ease. There is no need to worry about push pull forces with these retractable dock door curtains. The hardware has a lifetime warranty and is made for the abuse which is typical at loading dock zones. All of the parts are stocked and can be replaced quickly if they happen to become damaged. Unlike roll up doors which can be more expensive to repair if they are damaged this hardware is very inexpensive.
Used In Many Applications
Door Construction – The Retractable Curtain Doors are constructed from high strength vinyl coated polyester. Standard feature includes Heavy gauge galvanized steel mounting hardware. Heavy duty ball bearing trolleys provide easy glide operation. Full height, heavy galvanized pipe staffs are placed evenly throughout the door, along with cane bolt floor locking pins, for superior wind stabilization.
Dock Curtain Door Applications
Industrial bug screen roll-up doors are perfect inside and out in the following types of plants, and many more.
- Food Processing Facilities
- Pharmaceutical Facilities
- General Manufacturing
- Greenhouse Growers
- Warehouse Storage
Industrial Dock Door Curtains are custom manufactured to size and features an industrial-grade vinyl which is the same material as used on trucking tarps. The material is considered the industry standard for strength and durability.
- Manual operation
- Heavy gauge galvanized steel mounting hardware with heavy duty ball bearing trolleys to provide easy glide opening
- Full height, galvanized pipe staffs are placed evenly throughout the door for wind stabilization
- Cane bolts lock the door closed to the ground
- Sliding bug screen can be mounted using the lumber provided, or welded directly to the building
- Available in 3 mounting styles: Header Mount, Wall Mount and I-beam
- 1 Year limited warranty on parts and workmanship