Door Threshold


Aluminium Door Threshold Plates

Threshold plates are hard anodised aluminium extrusions that are fitted to the sill under doors. This aluminium door threshold provides a clean delineation between adjacent floor surfaces, and act as weather barriers in themselves. Being hard wearing, threshold plates offer an elevated sealing surface which, in the case of door bottom sweep seals, prevents contact or excessive resistance over carpeted or uneven floors. Keeler Hardwares range of threshold plates have been designed to withstand the day-to-day rigours of heavy pedestrian and wheeled traffic encountered in commercial buildings. Their low profile designs do not impede wheeled traffic, nor do they present a tripping hazard for pedestrian traffic. Where disabled access is a requirement, ensure that the threshold plate is suitable for wheeled access and that it conforms to the relevant building code or standard.

Exterior Door Thresholds Need A Door Threshold Plate

An exterior door threshold plate is an important part on any exterior door hardware. Keeping the elements at bay is a must with exterior doors. Exterior door threshold plates come in a variety of colours and styles to match any range of door handles and home décor, and are also available in a variety of materials like aluminium or wood. If your home is modern or traditional, there's a door threshold plate that will look great.

In addition to providing protection from the elements, exterior thresholds also help keep out pests and other critters. A properly installed threshold can create a barrier between your house and the outside world. It’s important to make sure you choose a threshold that is right for your particular door style and size, as well as one that will work with any weatherstripping or sweeps you might be using. AneExterior door threshold is an easy way to add extra security and peace of mind to your home.

Adding an exterior door threshold not only protects your door from weathering and decay, but it also creates an extra layer of security against burglars who may try to gain entry through the door. With so many options available, finding the perfect one for your home is easy.

Why Do You Need A Threshold Plate?

The door threshold is an important part of the door, and should be fitted with a durable and reliable threshold plate.The threshold plate is designed to provide a weathertight seal between the door frame and the floor threshold. It helps to reduce drafts, improve energy efficiency and prevent water damage by keeping out rainwater, snow, dust and other outside elements. 

What To Consider When Buying A New Threshold Plate?

When shopping for a new threshold plate at Keeler Hardware, take into account what type of flooring you have in your home so you can choose one that will work best with it. Some thresholds can even come with adjustable heights so they are able to fit different types of floors without having to replace them completely every time there’s a change in flooring material. There are several types of threshold plates available in different materials such as aluminium threshold plate, steel or wood. Door thresholds often come pre-drilled with holes for screws; however you can also buy them without these so they can be cut to size on site. The type of material used will depend on where it is being installed – metal thresholds are best suited for external doors while wooden ones are better suited for internal ones. When purchasing a threshold plate make sure that it has been tested against the relevant standards.