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Fire safety

What is a fire door?

This guide offers expert advice and information on fire door requirements, to help you understand what a fire door is, what they are made of and how they work.

The definition of a fire door

In the event of a fire, a fire door performs two vital functions. When closed, it forms a barrier to prevent the spread of smoke and flames. When open, it provides occupants with a means of escape. Each fire door consists of different parts which allow it to perform these tasks.

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FD30 fire doors

Designed to prevent the spread of fire for 30 minutes, FD30 fire doors are available for both internal and external use around the home or in a commercial property.
Plywood

FD60 fire doors

FD60 fire door specification means that a fire door will offer 60 minutes of fire protection - great for a commercial property.
HJ Fix and Fill Expanding Foam

Essentials tools for fitting a fire door

Fire-rated expanding foam is an essential item in a builder's toolkit when fitting a fire door. These foams fill gaps around your door frame to prevent the passage of smoke and fire. 

Essential tools for fitting a fire door

Pre-finished Holdenby Oak - Integral Garage  Flat Entrance Door (2)

Find the right fire door

In our range you will find fire doors for domestic and commercial use in a variety of styles and designs. We also stock all the fire-rated hardware needed to fit a fire door.