DHF TS 011:2018 – Code of Practice for Garage Doors

This code of practice draws on applicable legislation, European standards, British and Irish standards and industry best practice to assist all those involved in the industrial and domestic garage door industry to meet their legal obligations by providing clear guidance on the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of industrial and domestic garage doors. 

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DHF TS 011:2018 – Code of Practice for Automated Gates

This code of practice draws on applicable legislation, European standards, British standards and industry best practice to assist all those involved in the automated gate and barrier industry to meet their legal obligations by providing clear guidance on the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of automated gates and barriers.

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DHF – Important Information for Garage Door Users

We strongly recommend that periodic servicing of your garage door by your Garage Door Group installer is undertaken, in addition to maintenance carried out by yourselves. Maintenance recommendations are included in this booklet, see also specific information supplied by the door manufacturer. 

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DHF – Potentially Unsafe Automated Gate Installations

The period since 2010 has seen a gradual and ongoing improvement in the understanding of the rules within the industry. It is understandable then, that there are a large number of unsafe gates still in operation today and that maintenance or repair companies encounter them they will be informing the owners of safety problems with […]

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DHF – Safety of your new Automated Garage Door

When a new garage door is supplied, it must comply with these two pieces of criminal legislation: MACHINERY DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC  CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS REGULATION 305/2011/EU  These two pieces of legislation make it a requirement for the door to undergo strict compliance testing to ensure it will be safe for users, which means that the door cannot […]

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