Monthly Archives: January 2011
I am interested in the Twin 60 door runners I need to run 3 doors on 2m of sliding door track. Your info states maximum door height is 2 metres. My door height would be 2.110 metres. Can you please tell me if they will work at that height, if not is there an alternative?
The 2m height is only a guideline, and 2.1m should be perfectly okay as long as the doors are rigid. The most critical consideration is the weight of the doors – as long as they are not more than 25kg … Continue reading
I have a hotel fire door which opens 180° and obviously needs a door closer. What product can I use?
The Geze TS2000 door closer will do that, as will the Geze TS4000, we suggest you decide between them by the usual criteria (width of door, frequency of use, ease of power adjustment, your budget, etc)
Q: I have several door closers in my house and I want to disable 3 of them temporarily, how can I do this myself? Is there a special key for doing the job?
A: The best way is to just remove the arm.
I own a pub and would like 4 door closers. Would we be okay with the light commercial closers? Do they have a suggested number of openings and closings over their lifetime?
We would suggest either a Eurospec T2024 door closer or the Geze TS1500 which is tested to half a million cycles. The Eurospec door closer will be more suitable for narrow doors (700-800mm aprox.), as you can set them to … Continue reading
Q: I would like to fit frameless frosted green glass doors into a recess in my bedroom to create a wardrobe…
…The aperture is 2.75mx1.4m – its a strange half-height recess. I would like to fit a slider mechanism in to the concrete block at the top and suspend 2 or 3 frameless glass panel doors which slide across each other. … Continue reading
I have inherited a small terrace house and want to get maximum space, therefore i have 4 entrances to make into sliding doors. Is your system okay for this use and do they come with pelmets to hide the top of the door runners?
The Rollan 40 sliding door gear would be ideal for your doors, as long as they are under 40kgs in weight. (Otherwise go up to Rollan 80.) There is no pelmet system which is designed for use with the Rollans, … Continue reading
For an economical domestic door closer, we would recommend a Eurospec F2003 or Eurospec T2024 which has the advantage of being able to be set at power size 2, which is better for lighter, narrower doors.
Devon-based internet company Doorstuff is helping BBC’s DIY SOS by supplying a vital component (a pocket door) for a heartmoving housebuild in April that will allow a mother to care for her teenage son at home. It is to be … Continue reading
Q: Do you only do silver flush pull handles for pocket doors as I’m looking for brass or gold fittings?
A: We stock the rectangular flush pull handles in polished brass finish, priced the same as the stainless steel ones pictured here.