Door Hardware & Accessories

Door Lock Assurance Critical In Crisis

During an active assailant crisis, every second is crucial. According to testimony presented by the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, an active shooter has never breached a locked classroom door by defeating the lock. The Mortise Lock Status Indicator by ASSA ABLOY helps occupants easily determine whether a door is locked or unlocked and whether a space is occupied or vacant. The viewing window is 25% larger than the industry standard and can be customized with text, color and symbols. The viewing window includes a patient-pending curved design that provides 180-degree, all-angle visibility. An optional reflective coating improves visibility in low light conditions. Ideal for facilities where

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Locked In

An industry first: a commercial-grade lock combines built-in auto-latching and -locking features with the ability to accomplish passage, privacy, entry/office, classroom and storeroom—the trim determines each function. It’s ADA compliant and provides emergency egress.Judge’s Comment: “Definitely a response to the void on the market that allows efficiency in space planning.”

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WiFi-Enabled, ADA-Compliant Operator

With its slim profile, the 6300 Series Low Energy Operator, with WiFi, can fit into tight spaces while blending seamlessly with the door frame. Its modular design allows for one-person installation and single and double door applications. It also features the first known programming interface using any WiFi-enabled smart device, with no need to download an app. ADA-enabled, it allows doors to be operated through the use of push buttons, wave switches or hands-free radio frequency devices.Such functionality was crucial at the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI) at Syracuse University. Housed in Dineen Hall, the latter underwent renovations, which included the need to change its aluminum frame doors

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Tracking the Slide

Sliding glass doors, ideal for commercial and office settings, can subdivide spaces while keeping an open feel and allowing natural light to penetrate spaces. Johnson Hardware’s 200WG wall-mount sliding glass door hardware can accept 0.5-in. glass door panels of up to 400 lbs. and 4-ft. wide. Available in track lengths from 4-ft. to 16-ft. A precision-extruded aluminum I-beam track and extruded aluminum mounting brackets can be positioned along the track for anchoring into wall studs. Four-wheel ball-bearing hangers carry the door smoothly along the track.

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Touchless Access

The coronavirus has drastically changed personal and professional views and expectations about cleanliness in buildings and high-traffic environments. Convenient, reliable and safe for both the properties and visitors, dormakaba’s Mobile Access Solutions and Touchless Access Solutions are excellent choices to reduce hand-to-door contact in high contact public areas. They offer contactless, barrier-free and user-friendly access that assure secure entry, minimize high frequency touchpoints and reduce the spread of germs. dormakaba’s Mobile Access Solutions are touchless, secure, end-to-end mobile credential applications utilizing Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), the preferred communicat

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Hydraulic Door Hinges

The system set provides concealed, clean openings for an elegant, timeless look. Equipped with several positional adjustments, as well as customization for the closing and latching speed, and a backcheck that allows for a quiet close that produces no noise. It has an impressive UL10C fire-safety rating, and is suitable for ADA use. Ideal for hotels, office buildings, residences and safe rooms, applicable for wood, hollow metal and fiberglass doors.

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Sleek, Smart, Secure

Kevo lock from Kwikset is a smart lock design with a modern or contemporary aesthetic. Available in four finishes, including popular Iron Black and Polished Chrome, the lock features touch-to-open technology allowing fingerprint recognition when the authorized blue tooth device is within range. Kevo is also compatible with Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, Nest, Honeywell, Ring and Skybell. 

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Glazing Gives Downtown LA Added Glitz

One of the latest additions to the downtown Los Angeles skyline is Metropolis—an expansive mixed-use development aimed at redefining luxury urban living. Developed by Greenland USA and designed by Gensler, Metropolis encompasses 6.3 acres of real estate, and features three residential towers, a hotel, a 60,000-sq.-ft. retail pavilion and high-end restaurants. A wide variety of architectural glazing systems were needed to help improve the function, safety and aesthetics of the new, ultramodern complex.

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It's in the Ergonomics

Allegion, a leading provider of security products and solutions, announced they will launch a line of ergonomic levers that were designed with Gensler, a prominent global architecture, design and planning firm. The levers are part of the Schlage M Collection and are well suited for healthcare facilities, high-end office spaces and senior living facilities. The levers are designed to reduce discomfort and make operation more comfortable for the hands and wrist.

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34K Strong

The 34K Series battery-powered cylindrical locks are ADA-compliant push-button keypads and can store up to 500 total access codes. Available in a keypad only or keypad plus prox, granting access via an HID card. With additional software, the programming can be transferred to the locks via your laptop.

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