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Door Installation

We have a wide range of commercial experience and industrial experience in installing doors, which includes banks, offices, shops, bars and restaurants. We offer solutions to the challenges presented by Building Regulations and performance requirements.

Door Maintenance

We believe that preventative maintenance is the key to increasing long term reliability and reducing overall costs of your commercial or office doors. We would be pleased to arrange a visit to your site to provide a free quotation for this service and produce an Asset Register to ensure that all equipment is detailed and subsequently monitored during the contract.

Door Repair

In the event of an emergency, you need to know that there is a door repair company that you can rely on to visit your property and carry out repairs on your industrial and commercial doors quickly, safely and efficiently. 1st Axis are the Ones to call if you need door repairs.


Serving Birmingham, the West Midlands and the surrounding counties of Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire & Staffordshire

Common Areas We Deal With

Door Closer Repair

Door closers are fitted to most commercial and industrial doors, the three most common operators are known as floor springs, transom/concealed closers and overhead door closers. They are a reliable mechanical device consisting of opening and closing oil filled chambers, the closing, latching and back check speeds can be adjusted to allow safe door closure.

aluminium door repairs

Aluminium Door Repairs

Aluminium doors offer the perfect solution for shops, schools, offices, colleges and any other property which has high door usage. Naturally aluminium is strong, hard wearing and corrosion resistant these properties mean minimal maintenance is required.

Steel Door Repairs

Steel doors are commonly used for premises that require additional security or as fire exit doors, most are fitted with panic hardware, strengthened hinges and welded structures, they can be powder coated to any RAL colour.

Glass Door Repairs

Glass doors provide a well lit aesthetically pleasing finish to any commercial property. Patch fittings and glass rails provide fixing points for locking devices and door operating equipment known as floor springs but many glass doors and frameless glazing are also fitted with automatic door operators. Common maintenance issues are defective floor springs and door realignment.

Fire Doors and Exits

The purpose of the fire exit door is to allow a quick and un-hindered escape through a well lit door into a place of safety. The most common maintenance required are replacement of door closers, intumescent smoke and fire seals and panic hardware.

Automatic Door Repairs

Automatic doors are designed for buildings containing high pedestrian traffic or DDA requirements (disability discrimination act), they are installed in many applications such as sliding operators (bi part), swing door operators, folding and revolving doors. They require servicing and commissioning at least once a year to conform to BS standards.