Things to take care of before installing a duct access door

January 10, 2018 8:00 am Published by

Summary: Access doors can be made of various materials and come in various sizes. But all of these doors have one thing in common; they all serve to make room for AC ducts, fixtures, switchboards, etc. However, installing an access door is not an easy task.

What are Duct Access Doors?

Duct Access Doors are doors which are installed in households, commercial buildings or industrial buildings. These doors are used to create access to wherever you need to fix a duct.

How to Ensure Safe Installing of Access Doors?

To ensure that your Duct Access Doors are installed safely, here are some pointers:

  • Material: You need to pick out which material works best for you. The choice of materials is mostly of galvanized steel, stainless steel, and aluminum.
  • Size: You need to fix a size for your access door. Depending on where you are installing the ducts and the size of the duct, the dimensions of the access door will be determined.
  • Kind: Make sure you install the access door on the right kind of wall. There are some specific instructions that need to be followed.

Tools You Will Require If You Choose to Install the Access Doors Yourself

Here is a list of essential tools one will require, should the person decide to install the Duct Access Doors by themselves:

  1. Tape measure
  2. Safety Goggles.
  3. Pencil, to make markings.
  4. A saw.
  5. Insulation.

If you opt to hire a company to install the access doors, then you will not have to provide anything. However, a building code requirement may be required.

Why Choose KAD’s Access Door?

KAD Air Conditioning is a part of the Bin Dasmal Group. The company was established in 2002 by the group and has been operating since then. KAD Air Conditioning specializes in products and services in air conditioning products and appliances, the most popular of them being the AC ducts and access doors.

KAD is ISO certified and has memberships at many internationally acclaimed societies. The company offers some of the very best services in the entire region of UAE and works all year round.

Access doors are easy to install, and there aren’t many things you need to worry about. However, make sure that you have the correct equipment if you choose to install the access door yourself.


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