Thermally broken Shopfronts & Screen Doors

Thermal aluminium commercial and retail screen and doors

Shop Doors and Commercial Entrances

Aluminium Shopfronts & screens are an ideal economical solution for commercial ground floor treatments. Our comprehensive range of ancillary screens include fixed couplers and variable angle corner posts, making them the ideal solution for any shopfront and commercial display windows. shopfronts are offered in an extensive range of RAL colours and finishes.

High security smart commercial smartwall door

Doors can include aluminium panels, aluminium clad panels, plastisol or louvre panels. Ideal for high traffic commercial applications, perfect for shops, schools and other educational buildings.

Thermally broken Shopfronts & Screens - Smartwall

smartwall Smart Wall has recently been successfully tested to LPS 1175 level 2 and BS EN 1627 Level 3 for enhanced security performance making the door one of the best performing fully thermally broken screen and entrance doors available in the UK. Screen work is either beaded or pocket glazed. Smart

Wall doors are weather rated to BS 6375 and are available with anti-finger trap  door sections and drainable low thresholds. All profiles feature polyamide barriers to maximise thermal performance and can be internally or externally glazed. Unlike non-thermal alternatives,

Smart Wall is available in dual colour from an extensive range of standard and non-standard finishes. Smart Wall complies with the latest requirements of Document L for thermal transmittance.


• Thermally broken, heavy duty doors & screens

• 30kg Dynamic impact test

• 6kN Static load test

• Security grade 6 locking mechanism

• Locking bolt withstands 10kN side load

• Polyamide thermal break

• Achieves U value 1.8W/m2K

• Internally beaded sash

• Anti-finger trap

• Thermally broken low threshold


• Swing, hinged & automatic commercial entrance doors and ground floor treatment

• Fully rebated swing door with anti-finger trap


Polyester powder coat to marine quality as standard

Technical Performance

U Value 1.8 W/m2K for Smart Wall Doors – U Value 1.4W/m2 K for Smart Wall Screens

Rebated Door

Air Class 2, 300pPa
Water Class 7a, 150Pa
Wind Class A5, 2000Pa Class A5, 2000Pa

Screen Work

Air Class 4, 600Pa
Water Class 9a, 600Pa
Wind Class A4, 1600Pa

Document L Compliant


Frame Width 53mm

Frame Depth 100mm

Max Sash Height 2500mm

Max Sash Width 1150mm

Max Sash Weight 80kg

Glass 24-32mm double or triple glazed

Test Certification

LPS 1175 Level 2 Enhanced Security Performance

BS EN 1627 Level 3 Enhanced Security Performance

PAS 24: 2012 Security Performance

BS 6375 Part 1: 2009 Weather Performance

Colour options


Beautiful colour-rich coatings in a variety of versatile shades, the ‘naturals’ range offers style and protection for all your windows and doors.


For technical reasons associated with print colour reproduction, the colours shown only give an indication of tone and shade. The textured, gloss and anodised paint effect printed finishes only give an impression of the final painted product and actual effects will differ.

Colour references shown in the charts are for internal use only and are not suitable for colour matching with product supplied elsewhere.

We recommend that you obtain a painted colour sample on aluminium plate prior to ordering.

Colour samples can be obtained upon request at or Call us on 0117 9667661.

Disability & Discrimination Act Information

The information provided below are guidelines and regulations that impact upon our products. Primarily these products are:

  • Door Furniture (handles)
  • Door Closers
  • Door locks

A range of options is available that enable compliance with The Disability and Discrimination Act and Document M legislation including low threshold and anti-finger trap sections.

Building regulations on opening widths require that all doors in both domestic and commercial applications feature a minimum clear opening to enable persons of reduced mobility to manoeuvre through a building.



It should be possible to operate door opening furniture one handed, without tightly grasping it or twisting it. The preferred centre height of a handle is 1000mm. There should be no sharp edges, and not cold to touch.

BS8300-2001 clause 6.5.1 Door Opening Furniture:
“For easy identification by visually impaired people all door furniture should contrast visually with the surface of the door.”


The entrance threshold should either be level, or if the provision of a raised threshold is unavoidable, should not be more than 15mm high. A threshold in excess of 5mm in height should be chamfered or pencil rounded.

Door closers

The maximum closing force at the leading edge of a door fitted with a self closing device should not exceed 20N.

Door widths

Below is a an extract from the Building Regulations Document M displaying the minimum effective clear widths of doors:

Door entry systems

Where door entry systems are installed they should be located on the latch side of the door with the activation pad located within 200mm of door frame. The entry system should be at a height of between 750mm and 1000mm from the finished floor level.

For the full ‘Approved Document M’
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