DE LA FONTAINE offers you a wide range of galvanized or stainless steel doors and frames to choose from. These are available as standard products or more complex or custom-designed products. You choose the options that suit your project, as each product is made to order according to YOUR NEEDS.
Through 6 manufacturing sites across North America, our team of almost 300 employees are dedicated to your whole satisfaction.
Our experts can provide you with seminars that are accredited by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for the very important Health Safety and Welfare (HSW) learning units. We offer three one hour seminars:
- Fire Rated Hollow Metal Frames (Course number: 1HMFrame22)
- Fire Rated Hollow Metal Doors (Course number: 2HMDoors22)
- Codes and Standards Related to Hollow Metal Doors and Frames (Course number: 3CodesHMDF22)
We also have consultants that are accredited with the Door and Hardware Institute (DHI) and the Constructions Specification Institute (CSI) ; from Door Hardware Technicians (DHT’s) to Architectural Hardware Consultants (AHC’s) and Certified Door Consultants (CDC’s). These individuals can help you with product choices and your project specifications using recognized standards from the Steel Door Institute (SDI) as well as the Hollow Metal Manufacturers Association (HMMA).
Please contact us for more information.
- 1-day turbo*
- 3-5 days Express*
- 7-10 days Fastlane*
- 3 weeks Standard*
* Completion time
* Depending on capacity, projects complexity or times of the year, additional delays may apply
* Specific program may not be available in your region
That is why DE LA FONTAINE operates with a real customer service call center. Therefore, you can call or email one centralized team for any type of issue, technical inquiries or questions about leadtime, shipping, tracking numbers, complaints and more. The customer service team will have the right answer to your question.
No need for you to wonder about who to talk to depending on the matter. For all questions, you have one point of contact to connect with a team who will look after your inquiry, from start to finish.
No more surprises due to extra fees for fuel surcharges or palletisation: we simplify your work by grouping everything together. With DE LA FONTAINE, you know the exact freight charges before you even place your order!
*Additional fee may apply.
- Meet or exceed hollow standards of metal doors and frames manufacturing since 1974
- State-of-the-art production tools and equipment
- Highly qualified personnel, trained in renowned and respected institutions such as the Door and Hardware Institute and the Construction Specification Institute
- ISO 9001-2015* certified installation
- Many possibilities offered regarding the shipping delay on most of standard or customized products
* for our Sherbrooke facility only.
Our galvannealed steel complies with ASTM A653/A653M (Standard specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-coated (Galvanised) or Zinc Iron- Alloy Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot Dip Process.
Our stainless steel complies with ASTM A240/A240M (Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications
For quality purposes, our steel gauges exceed industry standard ANSI/SDI A250.8.
Our products also comply with the following standards:
- UL 10C (Standard Positive Fire Tests of Doors Assemblies)
- NFPA 252 (Standard methods of Fire Tests of Door Assemblies)
- NFPA 257 (Standard on Fire Test of Window and Glass Block Assemblies)
- BS-476-22 British Standard (Fire Resistance Test to Building Material – Non loadbearing elements)
Because the DE LA FONTAINE team is dedicated to innovation and new product development, we purchased our own testing facility. Once product development is complete, we perform a final test at Intertek Testing Services (ITS/Warnock Hersey) to receive their approval and obtain listing, labeling and follow-up services for the fire-rated products we manufacture*.
*For additional information on fire-rated doors and frames manufactured by DE LA FONTAINE, contact your sales representative or our customer service team.
- Our baked-on primer improves protection against humidity and corrosion and can be covered with any type of coating.
- Water-borne, it complies with current environmental standards due to its low VOC content.
- Our primer exceeds ANSI standard A250.10 (Test Procedures and Acceptance Criteria for Factory Applied Finish Painted on Steel Surfaces for Steel Doors and Frames).
- Powder-coated paint is available for many of our products. Our standard color palette includes several colors and can be complemented by custom colors as needed. Please consult our “Paint” technical data sheet for more information.
- Powder-coated paint:
- Offers durability and a quality finish
- Reduces coordination on jobsite
- Does not contain any solvents or VOCs (volatile organic compounds
- Exceeds ANSI Standards A250.3 (Test Procedures and Acceptance Criteria for Factory Applied Finish Painted on Steel Surfaces for Steel Doors and Frames).
Our affiliations and accreditations
- Door and Hardware Institute (DHI)
- Construction Specification Institute (CSI)
- National Association of Architectural Metal Manufacturers (NAAMM)
- ISO 9001: 2015
- ITS Warnock Hersey + British Standards
- AIA Provider
- Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT)