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An Overview of Industrial Fire Doors

Here is an overview of industrial fire doors – why they are important and the different options avaliable from FSE Special Purpose Doors.  Industrial facilities present very specific conditions when it comes to fire safety. These spaces require superior levels of fire protection as they inherently house hazardous materials and activity. The legislation and building

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An Overview of Residential Fire Doors

Here is an overview of residential fire doors – why they are important and the different options avaliable from FSE Special Purpose Doors. Much like hotels and hospitality venues, residential complex’s require strict and compliant fire protection systems to ensure the safety of all residents. Fire doors are particularly important for containing flame and smoke, making

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An Overview of Fire Doors For Schools

Here is an overview of fire doors for schools – why they are important and the different options avaliable from FSE Special Purpose Doors.  Educational facilities such as schools, TAFEs, private colleges and universities present very specific conditions for safety systems to be put in place. These kinds of buildings house large numbers of students and staff

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An Overview of Fire Doors For Hospitality

Here is an overview of fire doors for hospitality – why they are important and the different options avaliable from FSE Special Purpose Doors.  Hospitality venues are multi-faceted spaces that house a number of different activities and a diverse spread of people. Just like any other building, hospitality venues – such as pubs, clubs, hotels, restaurants,

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Door Seals: Fire Doors, Smoke Doors and Soundproof Doors

Door seals are an essential element of any special purpose door for blocking smoke and fire, and for soundproofing purposes. Here is a more in-depth look at door seals. Doors are ubiquitous in everyday life, so much so that people rarely give them a second thought – doors are all the same, right? Wrong. There are

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A Glossary of Door Components

Here is our ever-growing glossary of door components and terms that you may come across when researching the right doors for your project, home or business. FSE Special Purpose Doors are experts in all aspects of door manufacture and installation. We have particular expertise in fire doors, solid core doors, heritage door upgrades, acoustic doors,

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An Overview of Acoustic Doors & Soundproof Doors

Acoustic Doors from FSE Special Purpose Doors are an excellent option if your building or space has soundproofing or noise control requirements. Here is a handy overview of acoustic doors. The Basics of Acoustic Doors The purpose of Acoustic Doors is to provide sound insulation to protect your employees, visitors and other general members of the

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How To Identify a Fire Door

Being able to identify a fire door is very important for building owners, managers and homeowners. Here are some of the key things to look for. As we know, a fire door is a door that has been rated for protection against heat and smoke for a certain amount of time. But how do you identify

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An Overview of Hotel Fire Doors

Here is an overview of hotel fire doors that covers the different options avaliable, heritage hotels and how to maintain your doors.  Just like any other building, hotels require a strict and compliant fire protection system to be in place. In these spaces, fire doors are particularly important for containing flame and smoke, making sure

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Frequently Asked Questions About Fire Doors

Fire doors are a crucial safety element in any building, in place to protect both the building and the people inside. Here are some frequently asked questions about fire doors to help clarify any queries you may have. Fire doors are an essential part of any building’s safety model and the overall protection of the

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