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Doorstuff on BBC Radio Devon, listen here

Doorstuff’s very own Helen Butland is interviewed on Simon Bates’ BBC Radio Devon breakfast show about their imminent move to Estuary Court, Broadmeadow in Teignmouth – a very exciting expansion for Doorstuff increasing the floor space threefold and allowing new … Continue reading

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I’m looking for door closers for a pair of two-way swing doors. Floor springs are one option, but is there another option that would prevent free swinging but return the doors to the closed position? The doors are internal church ones, oak with glass panels, not very wide or heavy.

I think you may be right that floor spring door closers (e.g. Geze TS500 NV) would probably be the best option for your double action doors.  The only other possibility is a concealed closer (e.g. The Geze Boxer) fitted into … Continue reading

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Q: Recommend a door closer for an arched door?

A: For a heavy arched door you’ll need to use EITHER:- a concealed jamb door closer such as the AA145 which may be powerful enough, but check.   OR:- a floor spring door closer, sunk into the floor at the hinge … Continue reading

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Can I use a floor spring door closer on an external door?

Yes.  To protect the workings from water & the weather, when fitting the floor spring use sealing compound, which is available to buy on the floor spring product pages: see this link to floor springs

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Spare parts for GEZE floor springs?

…Do you supply spare parts for the TS 500 floor spring door closers, as I need top plates 105 x 298mm? A: Yes, those cover plates (in Satin Stainless Steel finish) are available on the Geze floor springs page of the … Continue reading

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We have some nice old bronze Geze floor springs at our hotel. Can you still supply them like that?

Yes, although you can also just replace the bodies, keeping your attractive aged plates (and saving a little money as well). Visit the TS500 floor spring and TS550 floor spring pages to select which model you need.

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Do Geze pivot fittings open as far as 180°?

Q: (from Mike) Please confirm that the Geze TS550 pivot fittings we have proposed for our single action pivoting doors in a BFI refurb scheme are suitable for opening to a 180 degree hold open position, along with size to … Continue reading

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Fitting a door closer to an arched door?

Q: (from John) I am a carpenter and have been asked to fit a door closer at a primary school. The door however is an arched one. I fitted some spring hinges, along with a hydraulic hinge. This worked for … Continue reading

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I am looking for a door closer thats suitable for use on an outside steel gate?

Depending on the gate size and the frame (or lack of frame) we might be looking at a floor spring or a wetroom door closer with uprated seals and lacquer .

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