Dec. 10, 2012
-- As we head into a wet and windy winter period, Door Furniture Direct have identified a range of high quality products which can help to safeguard outward opening doors from the effects of heavy wind.
Homes and commercial properties often have a number of different outward opening doors; Patio doors, outhouse doors, fire exits and others each requiring different solutions to protect them from wind damage.
Outward opening timber doors such as patio doors are particularly susceptible to even light gusts of wind. Door hinges can suffer significant damage and historically there wasn’t a solution that also had a good appearance. That’s why Door Furniture Direct has introduced their great looking, stainless steel surface mounted medium duty door stays, with switchable hold open.
Heavierdoors require heavier solutions, and the door furniture experts have also released a range of heavy duty spring rebound door stays, available in a number of sizes to suit doors from 583mm to 1193mm and beyond. These high quality door stays are also available in corrosion resistant solid stainless steel versions, if this is required.
Typically with outward opening doors some customers will find that there is nowhere to mount a door stop, but Door Furniture Direct have a timely solution for this too, with the introduction of the top frame fitted stainless steel door stop, which prevents outward opening doors from swinging too far during inclement weather. They carry a vast range of door stops and external door holders for a variety of situations.
A member of the Door Furniture Direct team said "Thanks to our brand new range of door stays, the troublesome winter winds will not represent such a problem for our outward opening doors.These simple to install products place you in control of your patio doors. A shock absorbing spring protects the hinges from wind damage and a hold open device can be engaged and disengaged easily."
Door Furniture Direct boast more than 85 years of ironmongery expertise, and offer everything from door handles, draught proofing and hinges, to signs, ventilators, window fittings, fixings and much more.
For more information or to purchase Door Stays and Door Stops, pay a visit to http://www.doorfurnituredirect.co.uk/