How do Door Bottom Seals work?
They are mechanically spring-loaded. It automatically lifts from the floor to allow easy movement and prevent scraping as you open the door. It then seals tight once the door has closed, meeting the requirements detailed in AS1428/1 (Design for Access and Mobility). The aesthetics, nylon push-fit end plates also ensure the longevity of the seal mechanism.
This product can make a notable difference on your energy and living costs. As they reduce noise and air infiltration, heating and cooling systems can work more efficiently in their designated areas.
Safe and sound
The Building Code of Australia (BCA) confirms that this product can significantly assist in protecting your home or property from fire hazards. They help contain and control fire and smoke, improving the overall safety of the property to meet legislative requirements.
Installation tips for Door Bottom Seals
- Do not cut the seal shorter than the lengths indicated below, or this will affect the regular operation of the internal mechanism.
- Ensure that the installation of this product does not impede the opening or closing of the door.
- It is recommended to check the adjustment of the door seal periodically to ensure the door assembly to which it is fitted, closes and latches properly.
What extra equipment will I need for installation that is not provided?
If this is a DIY project, you will need:
- Tape Measure
- Saw (Power or Hand)
- Screw Driver
- 4mm Drill Bit
- 2.5mm Drill Bit
- Drill (Power or Hand)
- Pencil or Marker
- Cutting Router Bit
If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to the Soundproof Warehouse team today.