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Fire Doors Check Sheet

Yes No N/A  
Has the fire door got a BWF-CERTIFIRE Fire Door Scheme label on the top edge  
If not can you confirm that the door is in fact a fire door and has been certificated as such  
Yes No N/A  
Does the door leaf sit against the door stop and is it free of distortion  
If the door is veneered or lipped is the glue still holding these products firmly in place  
Is the door free from damage including dents and holes  
Can the door gap be adjusted / packed  
Does the door require re-lipping  
Yes No N/A  
Is the door frame firmly attached to the wall  
If a planted door stop is present is it firmly attached  
Is the frame to door leaf gap consistently 3mm  
Yes No N/A  
Are Intumescent seals in place  
Are the seals well attached inside the frame and door leaf  
Are the seals free from damage  
If you have a brush or fin type seal is it free from damage or breakage  
If fitted are the smoke and acoustic seals continuous around the frame or door leaf  
Yes No N/A  
Is there a minimum of 3 hinges with all the screws fitted  
Are all the screws the correct size  
Are the hinges free of metal fragments and oil leakage which are signs of wear  
Are the hinges free from packing  
Yes No N/A  
Open the door to 5 degrees or 75mm. Does it close and engage with the latch  
Is the closer correctly attached to the door and frame  
Is the closer free from damage and not leaking  
If unlatched does the closer hold the door in line with the frame and intumescent seal  
If hung in pairs do they close in line if both opened and released together  
Yes No N/A  
Does the hold open device release the door when required  
Yes No N/A  
Does the latch hold the door firmly in place without rattling  
Yes No N/A  
Is the Intumescent seal continuous and attached to the glass and bead  
Are the glazing beads well attached to the frame and free from damage  
Is the glass free from damage and cracking  
If the glass has been replaced is it fire rated glass  
If glazing panels are below 1500mm from bottom of door is the glass safety glass  
Yes No N/A  
Is there a consistent gap under the door that allows it to swing without touching the floor covering  
Is the door to floor covering gap consistently 10mm (3mm if smoke seals are fitted) or less when the door is closed  

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