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google-maps-call-adVortex Doors continues to evolve in their marketing and media channels, and as a result, our company was quoted in the official Google Inside AdWords Blog due to the utilization of Google’s call only campaigns.

Google’s call-only campaigns were a major part of our digital strategy in 2016, and have increased incoming calls over 50% from 2015 to 2016, and forecast to increase calls another 30% or more for the remainder of 2017.

To view the full article that was published on the Google Ad Words blog please visit the link below:

Supercharge your call-only ads with ad extensions

“Choosing the right partner for commercial door repair is an important decision for any business, which is why we offer extensive service and support over the phone to help guide our customers to book on-site appointments with our expertly trained technicians. Partnering with our digital agency, YPM, Inc. we’ve made call-only campaigns a big part of our digital strategy since phone calls are so important to our business. Making ad extensions available with call-only ads is huge step forward because they’ll allow us to go beyond the standard description text in ad copy to showcase our unique value propositions, such as prompt and efficient service, and a proven track record of delivering results for our customers.”

– Stacey Muto, Marketing Director, Vortex Industries, Inc.

Utilizing Google’s call-only campaigns has doubled incoming calls for us since the start of the program and has proven to be effective.

As a family owned and operated business since 1937, Vortex is committed to providing you with a fast and thorough response to your needs. Vortex offers entrance door repairs, warehouse door installations, fire door installations, ADA compliance inspections and low-cost preventive maintenance inspections. For more information, contact Vortex Doors online or call 800-698-6783.

 

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Automatic doors provide a convenient and labor-free alternative to traditional doors, making them a popular choice in many settings. Professionally installed automatic doors are reliable and safe, and annual inspections can help keep doors dependable for the long term. Inspectors and service technicians certified by the American Association of Automatic Door Manufacturers (AAADM) complete rigorous training programs and emerge with industry-leading credentials and a marketable set of skills.

Well-informed and trustworthy, AAADM-certified professionals maintain, repair, and update automatic doors. The AAADM’s member support network updates door technicians on changes in industry standards and technologies, so clients always receive cutting-edge service.

What is AAADM certification?

Two types of AAADM certification programs exist: the AAADM Certified Inspector Training Program, and the AAADM Revolving Door Inspector Certification Program. Both programs are designed to improve automatic door safety while giving customers access to qualified professionals for their installation, repair, or maintenance needs.

How do automatic door inspectors become certified?

Candidates must meet specific criteria to qualify for either the Certified Inspector Training Program or the Revolving Door Inspector Certification Program. To qualify for enrollment, professionals must have experience in the electrical or revolving door industry between 90 days and six months. If they have already completed the factory training courses offered by their AAADM-member employers, they may gain access to an AAADM certification program more quickly.

Courses take place nationwide on a regular basis. Qualified individuals will learn how to install, inspect, and maintain automatic doors to strict industry standards. Once individuals become AAADM-certified inspectors, they will need to renew their membership on a yearly basis.

Vortex is one of only door companiescertified to provide courses and certifications at their state-of-the-art Training Center.

Do automatic doors have a safety standard?

All members of the American Association of Automatic Door Manufacturers manufacture their automatic doors and components in compliance with the ANSI/BHMA Standard for Power Operated Pedestrian Doors, ANSI/BHMA A156.10-2011. This consensus-developed standard defines and governs such things as installation, sensing devices, and safety requirements for automatic pedestrian doors.

Vortex will only dispatch highly-trained AAADM-certified inspectors/technicians to inspect, repair, service, or replace automatic doors. We ensure that we provide the most efficient and safest door repair possible for your business. All repairs will be performed in accordance with ANSI 156.10, so you can be confident that your doors are up to the current standard. If your doors are found to be out of compliance, we will let you know what needs to be done to provide a system that meets the ANSI 156.10 standard.

Straightforward and safe to operate, automatic doors make entrances more accessible for a wider range of people. The AAADM keeps its certified members informed of the latest changes in automatic door technology and ensures that its technicians and inspectors adhere to strict safety standards during initial installations and future services. Quality-oriented consumers choose AAADM-certified professionals whenever they need to repair, maintain, or replace their automatic doors.

Vortex Doors has provided high-quality service and products for more than 80 years. Even before the AAADM was established and their certification program developed, Vortex Door installers and service technicians made the commitment to keep up with industry trends, learn about new equipment and safety requirements, and ensure that every installation met their high expectations. The only difference today is that Vortex Doors is able to partner with national organizations such as the AAADM to provide the same high-quality results, ensuring safe and reliable automatic door operation, whether at home or in a commercial environment.

As a family owned and operated business since 1937, Vortex is committed to providing you with a fast and thorough response to your needs. Vortex offers entrance door repairs, warehouse door installations, fire door installations, ADA compliance inspections and low-cost preventive maintenance inspections. For more information, contact Vortex Doors online or call 800-698-6783.

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Doors are the number one entry point for pests. They enter through slight gaps around openings, along window screens, and through breaches in the exterior siding. Insects and rodents cause extensive financial and physical damage, it is important to seal these openings to keep them out. Rolling doors and side-entry doors also pose problems for commercial businesses because they tend to be left open or suffer wear and tear due to excessive use. Properly sealed doors will help reduce insect invasion as well as help control temperatures within your building.

When Are Pests Most Prevalent?

In the summertime and during warm temperatures are when most insects and pest infestations occur. Many species hibernate during the colder months and/or migrate to warmer climates. Although you may encounter more insects inside during the winter, as they seek warm shelter inside walls and storage spaces, it’s typically during the spring and summer months that they emerge and become a nuisance.

Reasons Pests Are a Problem for Business

Aside from appearing unclean, some bugs—such as poisonous spiders, cockroaches, and rodents—can cause health problems and spread disease. Rodents, once inside, may cause extensive damage by chewing through wiring and supplies, resulting in expensive repairs and massive inventory losses. Pest infestations may result in a damaged business reputation and loss of customer trust. In some cases, these infestations can lead to business closures due to public health violations and hefty fines.

Choosing Doors to Keep Pests Out

Most commonly doors are installed with a rubber or nylon brush door sweep so that when closed, the openings around the door are no more than a fourth of an inch. There are also other various types of seals for applications and solutions to different pests and insects. Discuss your issues with your local door company to come up with the proper solution.

As a family owned and operated business since 1937, Vortex is committed to providing you with a fast and thorough response to your needs. Vortex offers entrance door repairs, warehouse door installations, fire door installations, ADA compliance inspections and low-cost preventive maintenance inspections. For more information, contact Vortex Doors online or call 800-698-6783.

 

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Vortex Doors is pleased to announce it will officially expanded its services in Tucson, Arizona on July 10, 2017. The new full-service facility will serve Tucson and all of Pima County, Arizona.

Vortex Doors has been servicing the Phoenix area since 2000 and has provided top-notch service in Tucson since 2006. With 38 fully stocked service trucks covering the Phoenix and Tucson Metro areas you will be sure to receive fast service!

Vortex Doors has 30 self-performing Service Centers that offer commercial entrance door repair, warehouse door service and replacements, fire door services, ADA compliance inspections and low-cost preventive maintenance inspections. As a family owned and operated business since 1937, Vortex is committed to providing high quality repairs and friendly Customer Service. For more information, contact Vortex Doors online or call 800-698-6783.

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Automatic commercial doors are essential for any business’s smooth operation. A high-quality set of automatic commercial doors can show off a particular impression, allowing customers and clients to feel more comfortable. Ultimately, the type of commercial door a business owner uses depends on their daily traffic volume.

Vortex Doors offers three types of automatic commercial doors: sliding, swinging and telescoping. What follows is a summary of each type of automatic door so that business owners can make an informed decision on the type that best suits their business.

Automatic Sliding Doors

Often found in grocery stores, hospitals or other retail establishments, automatic sliding doors provide a hands-free entrance into a business. The structure can consist of a single door sliding in one direction or a set of two doors that each slide in opposite directions away from each other. Automatic sliding doors deliver a huge benefit in energy savings, as the door only opens when a customer is entering or exiting. Automatic sliding doors are important for businesses that experience a high volume of foot traffic.

Automatic Telescoping Doors

These types of automatic entrances are useful in areas where space is at a premium, as they easily fit into smaller entryways. Automatic Telescoping Doors consist of a series of small panels that slide and stack upon each other to deliver a wide clearance space. These types of automatic doors are often found in banks, airports and municipal office buildings.

Automatic Swinging Doors

Specifically used to control the flow of traffic through an entrance or exit, automatic swinging doors often use guide railings to monitor the movement of pedestrian traffic. Double swinging doors are found in the interior areas of schools, apartment residences, and offices. They can be installed in exterior or interior areas and are an excellent choice for accommodating individuals with disabilities.

Automatic commercial doors are an essential part of any business design. The type of door that is needed is dependent on the amount of foot traffic, and location of the business.

As a family owned and operated business since 1937, Vortex is committed to providing you a fast and thorough response to your needs. Vortex offers entrance door repairs, warehouse door installations, fire door installations, ADA compliance inspections and low-cost preventive maintenance inspections. For more information, contact Vortex Doors online or call 800-698-6783.

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