Wooden Doors UAEEach piece of wood is unique. A wooden door is a door made of wood mostly used in constructions and well-known for its good strength and durability along with lots of other abilities.
Different types of woods
Choosing a piece of wood is not as simple as you think. There are a lot of different types of wood to look into each have their own benefits and drawbacks as well. We can just have a look at two types of wood
Hardwood and softwood
Hardwoods refer to the fact that the wood is derived from a tree that produces seeds that has protective coating. They are mostly used in constructions and furniture. It has also been used as fuel to make tools, flooring and even to build musical instruments. However, hardwood is more often used in construction than softwood due to its sturdier and more durable character. The most commonly used hardwood, at least in construction and mainly in manufacturing of door is oak, but there are other hardwoods such as Elm, Beech, Mahogany, Walnut and Sycamore and many more!
Softwoods are derived mainly from trees that consist of needles and cones. About 80% of all timber comes from softwood. Softwoods have a wide variety of applications and are found in Manufacturing of doors and windows, furniture, medium-density fiberboard (MDF), paper, Christmas trees, and much more. Few softwood trees are cedar, juniper, pine, redwood, spruce, and yew. Most of the softwoods have a lower density than most hardwoods. Softwood is normally less expensive compared to hardwood.
Why is wood an ideal material for manufacturing doors
There are many advantages of using wood as a material. Firstly, it is recyclable which means it can be reused, re-purposed and applied to other projects if the wood is protected from decomposing. Secondly, it is greatly practicable. It can be completely modified from how it grew to any foam it wants to become. It can be cut up and reassembled into any new forms and very easy to apply any types of finishes to it.
Another factor about using wood to make doors is that it is a nature insulator which means it does not conduct heat. As a result a wooden door has more energy efficiency than any other types of doors. Lastly, the most unique reason for using wood to make doors is that it is both light and strong at the same time. There might be many other materials which is stronger and light but wood is a creation of nature.
Some facts about fire-rated doors
The main for fire doors to be installed is of course to save lives and goods in the incident of a fire. It is very important to make sure while purchasing and installing fire doors as they slow down the progress of a fire. The most used type of fire door is FD30, which will last for 30 minutesin a fire. FD30 fire doors are usually 45mm thick. The other type is FD60 fire doors that last for 60 minutes in a fire. They are mostly used in commercial settings and are 54mm thick. There are also specially constructed fire doors which can stand for 4 hours and more.
All fire doors should have the right proof of performance for their ratings. This can be achieved by subjecting the doors to testing to BS 476 Part 22 or to the European equivalent BS EN 1634.
Why doors and shades
Doors and Shades systems are the best wooden doors manufacturer in and UAE. We manufacture all types of wooden doors including for villas, apartments, schools, warehouses and kitchen cabinets for houses as well.
We proudly boast to be the best fire rated wooden door manufacturers in UAE. We have a wide range of wooden doors that can withstand fire from 30 minutes to 120 minutes. Apart from the wide varieties of wooden doors, we have we custom our products based on clients needs in a cost-effective way so as to satisfy them. Purchase your products from the best wooden door company in UAE to ensure safety and satisfaction.