The material composition and engineering of doors and frames are crucial for door openings looking to achieve a high level sound transmission class (STC) rating. These components generally get the most attention when specifying an opening with focus on things like insulation and what core material to use. Accessories such as sound seals are often …READ MORE
These two new specialty door products which have recently launched from ASSA ABLOY brands are similar at first glance, yet serve distinctly separate applications, purpose and performance. You can find detailed information about each individually online, but I’d like to share some of the major …READ MORE
ASSA ABLOY Door Group received the 2016 USA Construction Excellence Award.
Keeping up with the latest news in the construction industry can be tough, so I subscribe to various publications to try and stay in the loop. While scanning through a recent copy of BUILD Magazine, I found their list of 2016 awards presented to …READ MORE
Thanks to smartphones and tablets, videos have become the primary message sender for information. You can learn how to do almost anything with online videos. I recently searched YouTube to install a new ceiling fan, check the fuses in my car, and even make a breakfast casserole for my family. The Steel Door Institute (SDI) …READ MORE