Document Q is a new provision to the Building Regulations that was implemented on the 1st of October 2015. The update is about the security of doors and windows. That’s why Glass Tec is concerned about Document Q, and we are now ready for the update.
At Glass Tec we take take the security of our customers seriously, and that’s why they make sure our hardware products got security accreditations, such as Secured by Design and PAS24. The accredited hardware shows the company’s dedication to providing high-quality windows and doors to consumers.
What are the Document Q Requirements?
According to the Document Q, newly installed doors and windows must provide reasonable resistance to physical attack from opportunist or burglars. The doors and windows must also provide adequate strength, and have the right hardware.
The good news is that Glass Tec tilt and turn and casement window lines have passed the new set of requirements. uPVC a doors were designed to provide high level of security as well. Their line of residential doors, composite doors, and French doors provide the security standards that Document Q requires.
Quality of Glass Tec Products
Security is not the only priority of Glass Tec. We also believe that consumers deserve to get only the best. And that’s why we strive to continue introducing innovations on the market. We want to ensure that the doors and windows have the right hardware to provide better security. Each frame has been hand finished to ensure the quality of the end product.
For more information on Document Q Please click here https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/443221/BR_PDF_AD_Q_2015.pdf