Glazing Doors Explained


In this video, you will learn about fire rated glass. Glazed doors must undergo a lot of tests. To receive a fire rating, glass must first pass a fire test.

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This is where the exposed surface is on the fire for 20 minutes. It must pass a mandatory test. The window is sprayed with water. They evaluate the window by seeing if the glass can resist breaking into shards. A bag is filled with lead and the window is evaluated to see if it is going to hold up. Bullet-resistant and fire-resistant glass can be tested and their ability to remain intact. For something to be considered hurricane resistant, it must undergo many tests as well. These include being exposed to high levels of winds and high levels of water. The window is evaluated on how well it holds up, if it shards, or if it erodes. When a class is fire resistant, it has a big title. It is not easy to receive that title. That can be a good investment for your business. It may offer security in the longrun. If you want to learn more, keep watching this for more information.