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Architectural Hardware and Door Specification writing is another service we offer at Kelley Bros. Kelley Bros has over 100 years of experience in the Door and Hardware industry and our commitment to continuous education of our employees on the current codes, standards and product offerings in the door and hardware community, positions our company as the preferred architectural hardware consultant.

Kelley Bros LLC has a large staff of  Architectural Hardware Consultants (AHC), Certified Door Consultants (CDC), and Certified Fire Door Inspectors (CFDI) across the United States. The type of projects we have provided these services for includes, Casino Spa Resorts, Prisons, Hotels, Schools, High Rise Buildings, Office Buildings, and Military Facilities among others.

  • Complete Project Consultation
  • Door Specification Development
  • Hardware Specification Development
  • Door Opening Set Creation
  • Access Control Development and Coordination
  • Fire Door Inspection Services
  • Proposal Based on current set of documents
  • Project overview on per job basis
  • Consult with project architect
  • Jobsite surveys if necessary
  • Product preference and functionality assessment
  • Develop specs based on architect’s specification format
  • Specification reviews to finalize a bid document
  • Ongoing consulting during the construction process

Our architectural proposals are based on each unique project and provide a description of the services offered, including:

  • Quantity and type of office meetings
  • Job-site survey for specification development
  • Specification and hardware set development
  • Owner contact
  • Access control involvement
  • Shop drawing review
  • Job-site survey at completion of the project
  • Fire door inspection report
  • Provide product selections from all major door and hardware manufacturers
  • Manufacturer’s product data and cut sheets
  • Project applications for specific project conditions
  • Building code and building standard technical information for project applications
  • Provide samples and product demonstrations for new and innovative ideas

We are pleased to provide sample specifications for your use in your project documents. It is important to review these carefully as there are a number of options that require editing. Please contact us at [email protected], we would be happy to assist you to ensure you get exactly what you require for your building project. Click the button below to download your desired sample spec.

Sample Hollow Metal Spec

Sample Wood Door Spec
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