Following the requirements of Approved Document Q, Runners Sliding Door Systems is very pleased to announce that its Tommafold bi- fold door gear successfully completed PAS 24 testing carried out by a UKAS approved test house.
PAS 24: 2016 is a legal requirement and only doors and windows that have achieved that standard can be used on new-build and change of dwelling projects (where plans were issued after the 1st of October 2015).
Daniel Wells, Director at Runners Sliding Door Systems commented “Our PAS 24 report is available to cascade to our customers and will be applicable to bi-fold doors built within the scope of the test we carried out. Please contact us to discuss”.
Tommafold is a unique, patented folding door system, providing all the components required to create a premium result for folding doors, also known as bi-fold doors. Tommafold is often used to open out a room, offering increased light and during summer months, joining inside space with outside living. Tommafold, predominantly working with wooden frames can also be used to create inside room divisions in homes or hotels.
Tommafold allows doors to open up to 1000mm wide and carry a weight of up to 100kg per panel. Tommafold is extraordinarily robust and secure, with heavy duty precise hinges tested to over 200,000 cycles.
Tommafold folding door systems come with stylish high quality all metal flush bolts, available as locking and non-locking. Security has featured prominently in the design process, with concealed fixings, there are no external parts that can be damaged. Tommafold door hinges cannot be removed from the shaft once installed, have a 10mm heavy duty shaft and a security locking screw that’s only accessible from inside the property. Tommafold carries a 10 year warranty. Years of development and testing have produced an extremely durable product that is easy to install.
Runners sliding door systems are the exclusive UK and European distributor for Tommafold. Runners are based in Buckingham and offer next day delivery and full technical support.