Automatic Doors

Automatic Door Repair & Installation

picture of a sliding automatic door at a commercial building.

Aluminum Sliding Automatic Door

American Lock & Key’s automatic door division has the answer to all your institutional, commercial, and retail storefront needs. Automatic doors are doors that are operated by an electrified motor. They can slide open, swing open, or fold open. If you’re interested in doors that close automatically, you might be thinking about door closers; we install and repair those as well.

Call our ‘A-Team’ the first time!

We can:

  • Install new automatic doors during new construction
  • Fix someone else’s mistakes
  • Repair automatic sensors/motors/doors
  • Replace broken automatic sensors/motors/doors
  • Perform routine maintenance

Our team of professionals can work with contractors and electricians to get the job done with ease. We have worked on new and old buildings and we always give our customers exactly what they want.

Whether its a retrofit or in the architectural design of new construction, our technicians have the skill and knowledge to provide or custom build exactly what is required.

Hospital Bathroom & ER Automatic Doors

We regularly work in hospitals and have the ability to keep the surrounding area free of dust and debris while we install automatic doors, automatic operators, handicap accessible hardware, and much more.

We know how important it is to be cleanly and prompt with our service.  We have years of experience and only install the most durable of products to keep maintenance costs down.

Call or click today for a quote on a new installation, service contract, or repairs!

Virginia Automatic Door Repair


Example of a folding automatic door at our office.

In today’s society, technology is making our lives better. From the appliances in our kitchen to the settings we have with our toothbrush, advancements in technology make our life easier. One way, in particular, to make your home better and more comfortable is to install Virginia automatic doors. These doors will make it easy to get into your home, ensuring you live life to the fullest.

Virginia Automatic door openers can be installed on a door, whether it’s the entry door or the door in the back. These openers will open the door automatically, saving you the trouble of opening the door by yourself. This comes in handy if you are in and out of the house often or don’t have the capabilities of opening the door because of a physical disability. These door systems are maintenance free, and they are very easy to install.

There are many ways these Virginia automatic door systems can work. One of the most popular systems is one that utilizes wireless controls. With a wireless control device, you can open the door, even if you are several feet away from the automatic door system. These controls have long-range capabilities, so you don’t have to worry about being limited at all when in your home.

Wall switches are also popular to install for these automatic door openers. These switches easily install onto the walls in your home. You can place these switches wherever you like. Once they are installed, all you have to do is press the button. Then, your door will open and you can go about your way. This makes getting in and out of your home as easy as pressing a button.

To ensure these automatic door systems are installed securely on your door, you can get help from a locksmith contractor in Richmond Virginia. These contractors will make sure your door is still secure and stable after the system has been installed. This ensures no one can get into your home, giving you peace of mind when away from your home.

If you’re a business owner, then you know the importance of keeping your automatic doors up and running properly to ensure safety and access to your place of business. If an automatic door is not properly this can become problematic in the event of an emergency. This can also cause problems with potential injury to visitors of your building or place of business if the door accidentally hits someone or catches an arm or finger in the door.

American Lock & Key has all of Richmond’s door service needs covered from custom creation of frames, doors, the installation, and removal of metal doors, the installation and removal of automatic doors, and maintenance and repair, etc. Due to the many historical buildings in Henrico VA with vastly different door openings, American Lock & Key has an actual door shop to help meet all of our customer’s door needs.

We service automatic door needs on both existing businesses and new construction commercial storefronts as well. If you’re having trouble with your automatic doors, American Lock & Key can come by and take a look to see what the problem is and whether or not you need repairs or full replacement. Our Automatic Door Division, also known as our “A Team,”  has the solution to any commercial, retail storefront and/or institutional needs.

So if you are looking to make your home more dynamic and easy to get into, you can install automatic door openers in your home. And, to make sure your doors are still secure after installation, you can get help from a locksmith professional.

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