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DASMA unveils new website

DASMA Website

In November, DASMA launched a completely revamped website. It’s now designed for dealers, architects, homeowners, regulators, and suppliers. It also features major updates including modern navigation and a responsive design for mobile devices such as phones, tablets, and personal computers.

What else is new about the site?

How can your customers benefit from using it?

What technical resources can you access anytime?

Well, visit the new DASMA website and find out! Watch for more new content in the coming months.

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DASMA “technical voice” transformed the industry

Technical Voic

Twenty years ago, we weren’t even on the radar. Today, the garage door industry is an esteemed and authoritative resource for government regulatory and code enforcement agencies.

How did the industry and its reputation evolve over the years? Who can we thank for this transformation?

Hint: He’s not your average Joe.

Find out more in this revealing tribute article about the “technical voice” of the industry.

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Industry legend dies at 99

Joe Vaughn

One of the pioneers of the remote-control operator industry died on August 18, 2020. D+AS senior correspondent Tom Wadsworth highlights the influential career of this industry legend, described as the man who had the vision to adapt the technology that created the industry.

Read about his innovation and leadership in this thought-provoking summary.

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Forecast for your business in 2021

Forecast your business

Most businesses are ready to put this year in the rearview mirror. But what can we expect for 2021?

Which sectors will see retail growth?

Will residential construction continue to expand?

Will unemployment levels affect economic recovery?

Get answers to these questions and more in this mixed forecast from award-winning business journalist Phil Perry.

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Operator guru finds 9 steps to success

Roy Bardowell

After 48 years in the industry, this “operator guru” has plenty of valuable information to share. In this step-by-step summary, Roy Bardowell outlines his career and reveals how to succeed in the garage door and gate operator industry.

You may be surprised to learn the key to his journey. Unlock the answers in this easy-to-read article.

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D+AS Insider is emailed quarterly to about 5,000 professionals in the door and access systems industry. Door + Access Systems newsmagazine is mailed quarterly to 20,000 industry professionals. Approximately 90 percent of our magazine readers are door and access systems dealers.

The magazine and this newsletter are published by the Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA), North America’s primary association of manufacturers of garage doors, rolling doors, door and gate operating devices, high performance doors, and related products.



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