Archives for October 2016

Barrier Free Buildings Start With Door Systems

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source: http://bildblogs.ca/designing-barrier-free-buildings/ More and more residential and commercial buildings in the GTA are being designed to be accessible and barrier-free. When constructing any building in Ontario, builders must comply with the Ontario Building Code and in 2015 the Code was updated to include more accessibility requirements for new office, industrial and multi-residential buildings. According to Statistics…

How New Ontario Building Codes Affect Door Decisions

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source: http://www.metronews.ca/news/ottawa/2014/12/12/new-ontario-building-codes-to-drive-up-condo-prices-builders.html By: Metro Published on Fri Dec 12 2014 Condos in Ontario are set to get bigger and more expensive when the province introduces new building codes that will force contractors to build to accommodate people with disabilities. The new codes, come into effect Jan. 1, 2015 and will require new condo and apartment…

Allegion’s CISA eGo to launch at Independent Hotel Show 2016

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CISA, one of the industry’s leading brands in electronic access solutions, developed the eGO as a contactless lock that will cut costs for hotel owners and chains, bed and breakfast owners and community buildings. LONDON  (23rd September 2016) – Specialist security manufacturer, Allegion, is set to launch its eagerly awaited CISA eGO contactless lock in the…