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The door closer always gets the blame

The door closer always gets the blame

May 17 2022

Why does the door closer always gets the blame? We all know that the role of a door closer is to close a door reliably with controlled force. Door closers play a...
How to stop doors slamming

How to stop doors slamming

May 17 2022

How to stop doors slamming Slamming doors are a nuisance. Aside from keeping people awake at night, they can cause damage to surrounding plaster, shorten the lifespan...
Danger of value engineering affecting life safety

Danger of value engineering affecting life safety

April 21 2022

The danger of value engineering when life safety is at stake The manufacturing press is awash with news of soaring raw material prices and increased energy costs. In the...
How do I know my door closer will assist BS 8300?

How do I know my door closer will assist BS 8300?

March 23 2022

As a designer and manufacturer of door closers, you might think that we’d only be concerned about the forces required to close a door. But the force applied to close a door...
Why do door closers go down to EN2 when EN3 is the legislated minimum?

Why do door closers go down to EN2 when EN3 is the legislated minimum?

March 23 2022

It is widely believed in the construction industry that fire doors should be fitted with an EN3 door closer as a minimum and that the closer should never be adjusted...
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