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What are the benefits of a rolling steel fire door?

Fire02Rolling steel fire doors have long been a key facet of workplace security. In case of fire, these doors, which operate from ceiling to floor, work by sealing off an area where there is smoke and fire, thus preventing it from spreading quickly throughout the building. In addition to helping save lives, rolling steel fire doors also help protect property, supplies, products, sensitive documents and potential widespread damage.

Slow or Stop the Spread of Fire

Rolling steel fire doors were invented to stop or slow down the spread of fire from one area or room to the next. When the threat of fire is eminent, these doors close to prevent a fire from moving to other parts of your building.

Customizable for Different Openings

Height and width can be customized to fit different sized openings throughout any building or warehouse space as required by the local fire jurisdiction. In addition to controlling smoke and fire situations, many customers use rolling steel fire doors for employee entry and exit on a daily basis.

Meets Building and Fire Code Requirements

Many cities require that fire doors be tested on an annual basis by a certified door technician. Rolling steel fire doors are UL approved and Regulation 4 certified to meet building and fire code requirements. They can also be NFPA tested and certified.

Professional Assistance

Vortex Doors prides themselves in having fast, friendly service, with experienced technicians that have been trained at a proprietary state-of-the-art training center. For more information on getting your rolling steel fire doors inspected, maintained, or repaired so it stays up-to-code, contact Vortex Doors online or give us a call at 800-698-6783.

Category: Fire & Smoke Doors

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