The concealed door closer pivot is a very common commercial door closer mechanism, but as the name implies, it is not visible. In most cases is used in aluminum and glass doors in offices, stores, companies, etc. Commonly found at the entrance, but can also be found in internal areas of the facilities. Being a door closer, it is possible to regulate the speed of the turn when closing, this is done by the expert locksmith at the time of installing the door and with the approval of the client.
It is very important to clarify that this type of device is not only a mechanism to close doors, they replace the function of the hinges and provide even more benefits, since some of they allow a turn of the door in both directions. This is very convenient, since a door can be opened if it is pulled or pushed.
If you want to purchase a concealed door closer pivot in order to install the system for the first time, or for replacement, it is necessary to get advice from a locksmith with the necessary knowledge, since the device that is installed must be robust enough to support the weight of the door, among other things.
Even though most of these door closers are made of solid steel and are guaranteed for several years for their proven durability, because the weight of the door and constant movement, they have to deteriorate over time. Little by little, the door is showing movement issues or the door tends to collapse a bit. All this issues are signals that the concealed door closer pivots must be replaced.
At Lockcity Locksmiths we are experts in these matters, and we know perfectly what is the ideal device for your door. You just need to call us and a technician will evaluate the solution that best suits your needs.