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long-beach-dock-leveler-repairWarehouses and docks aren’t always on the same level or height as the loading truck. In fact, different trucks will have different floor heights based on the load they carry and the design of the truck itself. Warehouses and docks overcome this problem with the help of a dock leveler. This device can be used to create a bridge between the warehouse floor and the truck. At Specialty Doors and Automation, we can install and repair dock levelers on your property.

The Long Beach Dock Leveler Repair Process

Dock levelers are one of the most important devices in any warehouse or dock. If they malfunction, workers can’t transport the cargo from the truck to the warehouse without risking damage to the items. You should call a dock leveler repair professional immediately after you spot a problem. This ensures that the repairs get done quickly and you’re back to regular operations. Here’s a brief description of what you can expect from the repair process:

-  Identification – Warehouses can have hydraulic or manual dock levelers and it’s important to identity what kind is installed on the client’s property before planning the repairs. Hydraulic dock levelers a little more complex and require different tools than manual levelers.

-  Types of Levelers – In both hydraulic and manual categories, there are different kinds of levers. These include pit style, vertical storing, and edge-of-dock levers. All of these develop different kinds of problems and will require specific tools.

-  Inspection – After the technician identifies the type of lever, they’ll conduct a thorough inspection to determine the source of the problem and assess the general state of the device. Once the inspection is complete, you will receive a report and an estimate of repair cost.

-  Repairs – After you agree with the estimate, the technician will proceed with the Long Beach dock leveler repair. Experienced and skilled technicians can usually complete the repairs within a day’s time so you don’t have to worry about any delays. They will also perform preemptive repairs and maintenance to improve the overall condition of the dock leveler.

You can get more information about Long Beach dock leveler repair or hire our services when you get in touch with us at Specialty Doors and Automation. You can request a quote and or ask us questions by filling in this call back form. You can also give us a call at 1 888 801 9255.