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Colorado Doorways News Headlines - September 2009
Colorado Doorways Announces Summer Holidays
In order to allow our employees to enjoy the summer season with their families, Colorado Doorways announces the following changes to our normal schedule:
Monday, May 25, Memorial Day - Closed
Our normal operating hours, with the exception of the above dates will continue:
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am to 4:30pm
Colorado Doorways Receives Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certification
Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) in accordance with the rules of the Forest Stewardship Council A.C. (FSC) has granted Colorado Doorways the FSC Chain of Custody Certification. This means that customers can be sure that specified products sold by Colorado Doorways are traceable to responsibly managed forests, and that there are documented controls in place to make sure that the integrity of the environment is upheld. By achieving this milestone and being the first door distributor in the states of Colorado and Wyoming to meet the program’s rigorous requirements, Colorado Doorways continues to remain at the forefront of the door and hardware industry.
The FSC Chain of Custody Certification means that Colorado Doorways meets the strict tracking requirements for ensuring that products the company sells as FSC-certified come from a well-managed forest. Among other things, well-managed forests:
This certification will be appreciated by architects and contractors who specify green building products for environmentally-conscientious building owners. Chain of custody certification provides a guarantee about the production of FSC-certified products and certifies the path taken by raw materials from the forest to the consumer, including all successive stages of processing, transformation, manufacturing and distribution. Being FSC certified shows Colorado Doorways’ commitment to the environment and to the world in which we live and shows that we comply with the highest social and environmental standards on the market.
The Denver Botanic Gardens is undergoing major renovations and the first of these projects includes a new, unique parking garage. The first two levels of this garage with 200 parking spaces are now open.
When completed, the garage will feature a thirty-foot
living wall lining the atrium, an exterior
wall made of aluminum grating to allow for climbing plants, and a green
roof known as the Mordecai Children’s
The Denver Botanic Gardens is one of Denver's most treasured cultural and scientific facilities and Colorado Doorways is pleased to be a part of its renovations.
TruStile recently announced new 20-minute interior glass fire doors as an addition to their lineup of fire-rated door options. TruStile’s 20-minute rated glass doors are perfect for offices, conference rooms, interior lobbies and other applications where a 20-minute rated door is required by code, but the look of a glass door is desired.
TruStile allows you to maintain design consistency throughout your commercial project by offering virtually all of its 400+ standard panel door styles in 20- through 90-minute fire ratings. And now, with their 20-minute glass options, even fire-rated glass doors can match the other openings in your project.