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Shutter Spec Security: All you need to know

Posted by Andrew Levick on Aug 22, 2018 2:29:19 PM

Shutter Spec Security is a security systems company based in Thame that supplies and installs a wide range of home security products, from garage doors and alarms to premium-quality electric driveway gates. Shutter Spec Security prides itself on its consistently excellent levels of customer service, from repairs to complete installations. A professional service is guaranteed. Here is the lowdown on Shutter Spec Security, to give you some insights into what this dynamic company is all about. 

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Long-term involvement in the security industry

Shutter Spec Security is a family-run company that has over 30 years of experience working in home security products. The business is based in the heart of Oxfordshire, where you are welcome to visit our showroom

What areas does Shutter Spec Security cover?

Shutter Spec Security covers Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire - and, in fact, the whole of the Home Counties and Greater London. Although the company primarily operates from the showroom in Thame, the team are always happy to visit residential or commercial properties to provide a more accurate quote and to offer advice. 

Is there a warranty for Shutter Spec Security installations?

Yes, Shutter Spec Security driveway gates come with a full manufacturer’s warranty. Each gate is supplied with a 10-year warranty, safeguarding you against any inherent defect including treatment failure, a manufacturing issue or general fitness for purpose. This warranty is designed to protect and reassure our clients; however, Shutter Spec Security also like to direct new clients to visit the Check a Trade website, where they can read hundreds of glowing reviews and testimonials from other satisfied customers. 

Check a Trade customer reviews

Shutter Spec Security has been a member of the highly regarded review site, Check a Trade, for several years. Check a Trade invites recent users of tradespeople to leave honest reviews of their services. Tradespeople are rated according to their reliability and timekeeping, politeness, workmanship and invoice history. 

Check a Trade also carries out checks on the validity of each company that applies to join the website, taking references, checking addresses and VAT registration. Each applicant is also interviewed. As you can see, it is a very thorough vetting process, and all the reviews left for Shutter Spec Security are completely genuine and reflective of the excellent services provided by the team. 

What services are offered by Shutter Spec Security?

When it comes to physical security solutions, Shutter Spec Security are the industry experts. They offer a wide range of services, including but not limited to: 

  • Shutters
  • Grills
  • Garage doors
  • Entrance gates – for domestic and industrial premises. 

As well as rolling garage door installations and repairs, Shutter Spec Security is becoming increasingly well-known for their impressive range of driveway gate services, which feature a detailed consultation with expert advice at the start of the process to the installation itself. Ongoing maintenance and servicing are also available if required. 

Electric driveway gates are an effective security solution but choosing and installing the gates can be a complex and stressful process. It is, therefore, absolutely vital to use the services of a reputable and reliable company such as Shutter Spec Security. 

What manufacturers and suppliers do Shutter Spec Security use?

Shutter Spec Security sources gates from suppliers, such as SWS UK - a Lancashire based manufacturer of security products known for their innovative products; Garador, a Somerset company specialising in garage doors and entrances; and Hormann, a German manufacturer known for its exceptional quality and attention to details, including materials that are environmentally friendly. 


Shutter Spec Security is a fully accredited gate installation company, certified by both FAAC and CAME. All products are CE Marked and LPCB approved. Many of the gates supplied by Shutter Spec Security also meet the innovative new Secured by Design specification the flagship initiative launched by the police. 

Contact us today to find out more about Shutter Spec Security Solutions and get a free quote by calling us on 01844 212152. Alternatively, you can get a free no-obligation quote using our simple and quick to complete form.

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