What Is Fire Testing And Why Is It So Important For Doors?

Posted on: 18 June 2020

It seems like so long ago but the bushfires in December 2019 and January 2020 were a massive wakeup call to many Australians about their own fire preparedness. Fire protection devices were being bought up all over the country and still to this day people are concerned about the possibility of their property going up in flames. However, one aspect of fire safety may have confused a lot of people, especially those who had never heard of fire testing in relation to doors before.
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Two things to take into consideration when buying a security door for your home

Posted on: 14 May 2018

There are a number of factors you should take into consideration when buying a new security door for your home. Read on to find out what these factors are. The primary purpose of the door Before you choose a specific door, it's important to think carefully about what the door's primary purpose will be, as this will help you to choose the right one for your personal requirements. For example, if you live on your own and feel physically vulnerable (because, for example, you suffer from an illness or mobility issues) and, as a result of this, you find the prospect of answering the front door when strangers knock on it quite daunting (because you're concerned that you won't be able to defend yourself if they attack you), it might be best to select an exterior security door that features a strong mesh screen or metal bars.
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Tips for Keeping Your Home's Garage Door in Tiptop Shape

Posted on: 13 June 2017

A garage door is typically very durable and strong; after all, it needs to withstand the occasional errant driver or child on a bike who may run into it, and a garage door also needs to be strong and secure to keep out potential thieves. However, your door's overall condition is often dependent on you and how you maintain it; note a few tips for keeping the home's garage door in tiptop shape and for avoiding any unnecessary damage to the door and its components.
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Choosing Between Different Types of Fireplaces for Your Home

Posted on: 29 May 2017

A fireplace can easily become a dramatic focal point for any room, as well as a convenient way to heat the space without needing to run the furnace. When you are ready to choose a wood or gas heater for the home, note a few differences between their various types, so you can pick the right one for your space and know that you'll be happy with the new heater for years to come.
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