The real benefits of Laminate doors are only just being learned. These Santandor Light Grey Laminate Fire doors from the LPD Doors range, follow a modern interior design trend in using shades of Grey to provide a stand out detail of your interior design. Not only that, these really hard wearing, no maintenance doors, can be wiped and cleaned without affecting the finish, something which isn't as simple with standard painted/lacquered timber alternatives. So don't rule this door out, especially if you have young children, or pets that leave marks or stains, leaving you forever wiping down your doors. Whatever the marks, the finish on these doors wont be permanently marked. These Grey Fire doors are designed and tested to meet the latest safety requirements as set out by Government Building Regulations in that they achieve an FD30 rating, preventing the spread of fire for 30 minutes.
What is a fire door?
Fire Doors (FD30 fire rated doors) are doors which are suitable for use in homes or light commercial use. All Express Doors fire doors are 44mm thick and can prevent the passage of fire and smoke for a minimum of 30 minutes.
Local authorities recommend that fire doors be positioned between garages and kitchens and/or between kitchens and other rooms. They are also a necessity where risks of fire may be higher and to protect stairwells and hallways in commercial properties such as B&B's.