Although door frames are commonly made of wood, steel door frames are now increasingly specified
Although door frames are commonly made of wood, steel door frames are now increasingly specified where increased strength and durability is required. Ideally, steel door frames and steel doors make the best combination for maximum durability and security for your openings. Due to preference of wooden doors over steel doors, wooden doors combined with steel frames are also increasingly used because steel frames still offer greater flexibility, durability, and fire rating. Steel door frames are compatible to many different preparation options and reinforcements, from standard locksets and hinges to specially engineered combinations of the latest generation of door hardware such as electronically operated that meets today's life safety and security functions. The door frames steel construction and design makes it easy to accommodate the wiring for electric strikes, monitors, or power transfers through the door to the locking mechanism.
Metro Door Frames can be closely matched to steel or wooden doors. Wood-grained finishes are available, these choice of frames makes it possible to achieve design harmony while building in added strength and durability.
Metrotech Steel Industries, Inc. can supply the steel door frames in 20, 18 and 16 gauge material, using galvanized steel and comes in different profiles and sizes.