Internal door width building regulations

How to Measure a Door? What is standard door width?

Standard Door Widths For Different Constructions When it comes to house construction, doors are without a doubt among the most important to consider, having them perfectly fitted and installed is detrimental to ensuring that those accessing the building have and easy time getting around. One of the most important measurements while working with door construction and installation is the width. If the house door width is gotten wrong, chances are […]

Blind hinges

What hinges it is better to place on the interior doors

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 […]

Graphite Lubricant

How to lubricate entry doors and what to use

Table of contents: Why is it important to lubricate a lock? How often do locks need to be oiled? Precautionary measures What parts have to be oiled? How to lubricate a door lock? What to use for lubricating a lever tumbler lock? What to use for lubricating a cylinder lock? What to use for lubricating a combination lock? What else is to be used for lubricating a door lock?   […]

FD60 oak fire door

What You Need to Know about Oak Fire Doors 

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 […]

How to soundproof bedroom door

How to soundproof bedroom and apartment door

Soundproofing Tips For Bedroom And Apartment Doors In a world where technology allows everyone access to your business and personal affairs, it is safe to say that peace and privacy are priceless. The last thing you want when you get home is to deal with other people’s noise and fracas or having to worry about inconveniencing others with your own activities. Besides, what happens behind closed doors is your business- […]

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New Year Door Decoration: Ideas and Techniques

How to decorate the door to the New Year is a question which becomes relevant long before the holiday. Despite the fact that rooms of a house are often designed in the last week of December, people prepare for this event beforehand. It is necessary to purchase a new decor, to think over its placement. By the way, you can make some kind of decorations by your own forces.   […]

Decorating doorway curtains

Decorative Curtains in Doorways by your own hands: Ideas and Techniques

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 […]

Antique chrome door knobs

Chrome Door Knobs Guide

All You Need To Know About Chrome Door Knobs. When it comes to home décor and accessorization, it is the small details that matter the most. Take door knobs for instance. The size, design and material you choose will make a huge difference in how the door appears and how the entire set-up fits in with the room’s décor theme. However, in this case there are materials that you can […]

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