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Swing Out, Go Up, or Just Swing In!

Hydraulic & Bifold door comparisons

  Do you want a door that swings out, swings in or will you be happy with whatever door you get just so it goes up? Schweiss Doors would like to share the differences in each door style. Hydraulic one-piece doors swing outward from your building forming a canopy when wide open. When parking in […]


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Why customers buy Schweiss Doors

Schweiss bifold doors are ideal for commercial and industrial uses.

Anyone can tell you what you want to hear about their product and how good it is. But when it comes to investing in a hydraulic or bifold door, whether it be for everyday agricultural, hangar or industrial use or even for something as decorative and functional as a designer door for your residence or […]


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Schweiss ‘Designer’ and ‘Special Request’ doors are dressing up the neighborhood

Under Armour Corporation gets Schweiss Designer Door for Baltimore, Maryland store

Schweiss Designer and Specialty Doors have for many years been the leader in the hydraulic and liftstrap bifold door industry and the first to specialize in manufacturing of a design dynamic door line. Schweiss Doors ongoing quality and attention to detail and innovative applications are unsurpassed — making Schweiss Doors America’s top resource for designer […]


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Round, square or rectangular, Schweiss hydraulic and bifold liftstrap doors fit all buildings

Farmers and ranchers put Schweiss doors on their round buildings

Most of the buildings and hangars that Schweiss hydraulic and bifold liftstrap doors go on are the usual shaped rectangular style steel, wood or pole buildings. But many door owners who have what we call “round buildings,” buildings such as quonset huts and hoop or fabric buildings that are using Schweiss doors at an equal […]


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Multifunctioning Hydraulic and Bifold designer doors open up for first class service at Restaurants and Hotels

Schweiss restaurant and hotel doors

From China to Las Vegas, London and beyond, Schweiss hydraulic and bifold liftstrap restaurant and hotel designer doors have become the rage, adding a touch of class and additional function to new and revamped dining establishments to draw in more customers. In many of these food, drink and dining establishments the Schweiss bifold and hydraulic […]


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Schweiss is a leading North American door manufacturer

Costa Rica bifold door

When you mention “North America” many people are under the presumption that includes only the northern tier states of the United States. The actual definition of North America is the continent comprising the northern half of the American landmass, connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama. It contains Canada, the U.S., Mexico, the […]


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New Schweiss liftstrap conversion kit now available for your tired old hangar door

Patented Schweiss liftstraps have revolutionized the bifold door industry. A liftstrap conversion kit is now available from Schweiss Doors to replace your cable door system.

Other than aircraft owners who need bifold or hydraulic doors for their new or existing hangars, the next most frequent request that Schweiss Doors receives is from hangar owners who want to upgrade their doors with a Schweiss Bifold liftstrap retrofit conversion to replace outdated cable-lift systems. A majority of these requests are for doors […]


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Schweiss Door roots began its 35-year run in 1980

Schweiss Doors

It’s been a long and winding road since the inception of Schweiss Doors dating back to 1980. But during that span of 35-plus years many doors “literally” have opened for what was at first a fledgling company. Through hard work and a fervent determination to always produce a better bifold or hydraulic door than anyone […]


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New Schweiss container doors open up storage possibilities

Schweiss Doors Europe attached a one piece Schweiss hydraulic door to the side of its show display trailer. The use of this container allows them to set up their display in a matter of minutes.

Shipping and commercial containers come in many forms and sizes. Containers are large and used to store and deliver goods to over 75 countries on semi-truck flatbeds, ships on the high seas, railroads, etc. Dealing with conventional containers with a door located at the end doesn’t make the container user-friendly. Imagine having to open a […]


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Schweiss is the choice for military, museum and search and rescue hangar doors

Schweiss Lift Strap bifold doors on Fort Carson Colorado

When the call goes out to leave the hangar, military and search and rescue teams get right on it, there’s no room for delay. That calls for a dependable, fast operating hangar door — nothing else will do. Schweiss Doors has been specializing in large one-piece hydraulic doors and lift strap bifold hangar and military maintenance shop […]


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Schweiss Doors has earned its ‘brand name’ recognition one door at a time

Schweiss Lift Strap Bifold Door Just installed

Have you ever noticed how some people refer to a product by brand name even though this may not mean exactly what they are wanting? For instance, wife goes to the store, husband says, “Don’t forget to bring home some Heinz.” Wife knows he wants ketchup, it’s an established name and brand well established over […]


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Schweiss Liftstrap doors have revolutionized the Bifold door industry

Newly installed Schweiss bifold door opening after installation.

Customers are asking for the power operated patented liftstrap Schweiss Bifold Doors and Schweiss will do strap conversions on other brand bifold doors, no matter the make or model. When you order a Schweiss Liftstrap Bifold Door, you will not have to worry about non-operating cables or pulleys. Straps wrap on top of themselves as […]


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Schweiss Bi-Fold Lift Strap / Auto-Latch Doors are cornering the worldwide market

Lift Strap Bifold showing the autolatches system.

The popular Bi-fold door, produced by Schweiss Doors of Fairfax, Minnesota, USA has been on the market for over 35 years. What some people don’t know is that they’ve evolved with the times and many improvements and safety factors have gone into them. The most obvious and ‘market shaking’ improvement was the addition of the […]


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Opus One Winery Installs 16 Schweiss Lift Strap Bifold Doors

Row of Schweiss Lift Strap Bifolds

Mention Napa Valley and immediately visions of beautiful vineyards, exquisite wineries and enticing restaurants leap into your receptive mind.  Yes, Napa Valley is indeed America’s most famous and most prestigious wine producing region. Only about an hour’s drive from either San Francisco or Sacramento, this splendid hunk of America’s geography is surprisingly compact stretching only […]


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Schweiss Doors can help you with all your aircraft hangar door repairs

Schweiss Bifold Hangar Door photo

Schweiss Doors has over 35 years of extensive experience when it comes to repairing and installing aircraft hangar doors. We provide thorough, high quality hangar door maintenance in addition to having a wide selection of replacement hangar door parts and components. Your hangar door is a integral and important part of your building. A well […]


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Schweiss Door installation is so easy even you can do it, and if you don’t want to, we can assist you

With the right equipment you can install bifold door on your own or we can help.

A good percentage of our customers ordering Schweiss hydraulic and bifold doors for their hangars, industrial, residential, commercial or agricultural use prefer to do the installation themselves. This saves them money and mileage costs. If you can read the full set of detailed instructions provided from the factory for each style of door, it is […]


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First choice for hangar owners and pilots are the Schweiss Hydraulic and Bifold doors

Aviation Hangar Doors in North Carolina

 Pilots and hangar owners around the world have relied on the dependability and quality of Schweiss doors. Already a leader in the bifold door industry for over 35 years,  Schweiss Doors, a Minnesota-based, locally owned company, is also proud of its one-piece “Red Power” hydraulic door and Bifold liftstrap door. Both styles are used extensively […]


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