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Doors & Hardware Magazine

August 2015

2015 Reader Survey Results
Denise Gable
The results are in! Doors & Hardware readers say they are generally happy with the publication, and tell us what topics they can't get enough of.

Case Study: CenterPointe Hospital
A Look at the Emerging Market in Ligature-Resistant Hardware
Diana Oller
To meet hospitals' demands for non-invasive, functional, discreet and effective products, companies large and small are developing ligature-resistant hardware.

The Ins and Outs of Exit Devices
Chris Gaughan
Why today's exit devices are safer and more user-friendly than ever.

ADA and Door Hardware Issues
Tim Vander Heiden
On the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, more than 700 ADA consultant specialists were asked what issues remain for the door hardware industry.

Tales of a Millennial
Jonathan Karacozoff
How a third-generation door and hardware professional learned from the ground up.

Motorized Latch Retraction
David Karley
As safety, security and end-users' needs remain in the forefront of developers' and property owners' minds, door hardware manufacturers need to stay vigilant in their efforts to design new—and improve existing—products and components. Motorized Latch Retraction is one innovation that has helped satisfy all three top-of-mind concerns.

How to Solve the Most Difficult Locking Scenarios
Mark J. Berger
Whether it is providing safety and security, locking an unusually tall door, meeting Bluetooth unlocking requests or providing the highest level of forced entry, there are solutions for almost every single locking need.

Opportunity Knocks: 5 Ways Fire-rated Glazing Can Improve Fire and Life Safety
Jeff Razwick
Thanks to the proliferation of fire-rated glazing materials and applications, it is now capable of doing significantly more than slowing the spread of flames and smoke during a fire.

In Memoriam: Eric Klein, AHC
Friends and colleagues from Hager Companies remember his wisdom and generosity.

 

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DHI accepts photo submissions for the covers of Doors & Hardware magazine. If you would like to submit a photo, contribute an article or suggest topics for future articles, please submit your contact information to Denise Gable, Publishing/Managing Editor, Doors & Hardware, 14150 Newbrook Dr., Ste. 200, Chantilly, VA 20151 (703/222-2010, Fax: 703/222-2410).