30 Minute and 60 Minute Fire Rated Door Hardware – Keeping Fires in Check

With the recent lightening storms we have been having you wouldn’t be blamed for stepping back and thinking about just how well your door hardware would cope when faced with a fire.

 We have a range of fire rated door hardware that can resist the spread of fire for sixty minutes. The letterplates and door viewers come with an intumescent strip that expands against the heat radiated from a fire, filling any holes and preventing the spread of fire. ... read more >

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 >