UAP 60 Minute Fire Rated Door Hardware – Keeping Fires in Check

The festive season is upon us and with it comes an increase in potential fire hazards. We have the tricksters at Halloween, vandals shoving fireworks through letterplates around Bonfire Night and houses loaded with extra lights and candles at Christmas.

Combine this with fire regulations around apartment blocks becoming stricter, due to the fact that even though only 10% of the population live in flats*, 25% of all dwelling fires occurred in a purpose built flat**, there has never been a more important time to ensure that doors are fire resistant. ... read more >


With over 45,000 fires in homes in 2010-11*, and a recent report finding that the figure could be double this as many domestic fires go unreported, fire safety door hardware has never been more important. Which is way we are pleased to announce that our Firecheck range is now complete with the launch of the UAP Architectural Door Closer.

Our Architectural Door Closer is size 3 and available in a silver or black finish and has a two valve adjustment to incorporate closing and latching speeds. They include universal applications – none handed for standard top jamb and come as either parallel or corner bracket fit. ... read more >