What’s the number one deficiency you find with fire doors

- May 13, 2019-

There are a number of external factors that can put a strain on equipment that leads to failure of fire doors. The number one deficiency is doors not latching properly. Although this is the most common deficiency, there are many types of failures that usually stem from frequent usage and field modifications. Gaps and fire seals are also very common issues. Sometimes non-compliance is caused by doors not being properly specified and installed correctly from the beginning.