Table of contents: Types and features of door hinges. Selection of hinges for doors. Depending on the material used to produce hinges, they are brassy, steel and brass plated. Brass plated hinges are made of aluminum, zinc or steel alloys and have a thin brassy coating with anti-corrosion properties. Brass layer on such hinges provides good glide of their moving parts. Brassy hinges are the most popular type of […]
Contents: Causes of door hinges squeaking What lubricant to use for a creaky door Special products for a creaking door lubrication How to lubricate the hinges of a plastic, wooden or glass door What lubricant to use for a door lock Sooner or later the fact of unpleasant sound of a squeaking door starts inevitably to annoy even the patient people with a good nervous system. To solve this […]
Ornamental Stone Finishing of Arches and Doorways: Design Ideas and peculiar features of Decorative Finishing.
Ornamental stone finishing - is one of the most popular ways to decorate door jambs. This method is widely used for doorways decoration (especially of front doors).This type of lining allows to create a special atmosphere of warmth and comfort, while a masonry can be made both in classical and modern style. Let us consider what the ways of doing this work with your own hands exist. Benefits of […]
Fire doors play an important role in the improvement of safety in any building. Fire doors come with an intumescent strip that acts like a seal, which expands in the event of fire. This expansion blocks the gap that exists between the frame and the door thereby preventing fire and smoke from passing through. New buildings ought to have fire doors fitted on all escape routes including the corridors and […]
When choosing a padlock, as well as any other locking mechanism, the main criterion is its reliability. To select the most reliable one and determine which model is the most suitable for a particular case one should consider in detail the types and structure of padlocks. Such locks are mainly used for household needs. There are many classification criteria, but the above are the most important and worth paying attention […]
Introduction As far as security is concerned, there is no denying the fact that you can never go wrong with good old fashioned door locks. Whether it is a lock for your tool shed or one for the office back door, these simple and traditional forms of security offer great benefits when applied correctly. After all, the goal is to protect your investment, ensure your privacy, and you want to […]
Instead of the traditional doors in an interior, you can use curtains on a doorway. This design has its advantages and disadvantages. In addition, it should be noted that there are many variations of curtains for doors, so you can choose the most suitable for any style of interior. Advantages and disadvantages Decorative curtains for the doorway are mainly used as a self-completion, without a door leaf. This variant […]