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The Impact Of Value Engineering In Fire Doorset Specification

Saving Money, Not Lives It’s a sad fact that many specifications are driven by price, as opposed to safety. However, in the business of fire doorsets, safety is something that you cannot compromise...Read More

The Resurgence Of American Black Walnut And Timber Fire Doorsets

A sense of uniqueness within an organisation is something that many aspire to achieve. As design professionals seek to push the boundaries of what is both safe, practical and aesthetically pleasing,...Read More

Made in Britain! What Does It Mean?

We are proud to say Made in Britain, proud that we haven’t taken our manufacture off shore and proud that the quality we produce is exceptional. But with so many others advertising on the back of...Read More

The Pros and Cons of Factory Finishing Your Fire Doorsets

  It’s always the same statement from a quantity surveyor,   “The client wants factory finished but we can’t afford it…”   The question is “Can you afford not to?”...Read More

Fire Door Intumescent Strips: Is More Ever Enough?

If you’re looking for a bespoke fire door, you need to be sure that every component of the door is built to ensure compliance and, of course, safety. That’s easier said than done unless you are...Read More

Glass: Insulation or Integrity. How Do I Specify This in Fire Doors?

When it comes to glass in fire doors, deciding between insulation and integrity (or both) can be a difficult prospect, particularly when significant variation in costs are involved. Both have their...Read More

Do We Need External Fire Doors?

Unless you are a fire safety expert, differentiating between fire doors and fire exits can be a source of confusion. This blog aims to help solve those common misconceptions around fire doors and fire...Read More

How Are Fire Doors Tested?

The Testing Process Fire resistance for fire doors is certified through rigorous fire testing. Fire door manufacturers must obtain certifications through a United Kingdom Accreditation Service: an...Read More

Can You Get Bespoke Fire Doors?

Picture this: You are a discerning automobile buyer. You want an Audi A4, but your dealer tells you it only comes in blue, red or green. But orange is your favourite colour. Yes, the car still fulfils...Read More

What Are The Best Fire Doorsets?

Put simply, the best fire doorsets are the ones manufactured by an accredited manufacturer and that are fitted correctly. These are the only ones that work, and the only ones you put the safety of...Read More

How Do Fire Resistant Doorsets Work?  

Fire Dangers Persist According to this Home Office report, fire and rescue services in England reacted to 182,625 fire incidents in 2018/19. Over 54,000 of those incidents were in homes, bungalows,...Read More

What Is The Benefit Of A Fire-Rated Door?

When we explore, “what is the benefit of a fire-rated door”, we must always think about fire strategy. How can you get out of a building when it’s on fire? Whether there’s a fire on...Read More

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