Where safety is ever-present so everyone can focus on learning


Leadership in school systems and higher education institutions trust the specialists at DH Pace to provide quality door systems that meet the distinct variety of needs present in educational settings. DH Pace’s experts understand that safe, compliant facilities are of utmost importance so the focus stays on the business of learning.

Compliance, Regulatory and Best Practice Expertise

Extensive experience has turned our employees into experts in the industry. Years of resolving building code issues and complying with local and federal regulations make DH Pace a prime resource for compliance and regulatory expertise, as well as best practices.

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Find out how DH Pace can help your facility in the following capacities:

  • Meeting or exceeding ADA Accessibility Guidelines for buildings and facilities
  • Ensuring compliance with Fire and Life Safety Codes before fire marshal inspections
  • Implementing plans for FEMA P-361 Safe Rooms, as well as providing safe-room tested products

Building Safer Communities Together

Doors play a significant part in people’s safety. Properly operating door systems and openings can impact many situations.

We can work together to optimize safety like the examples listed below:

  • Controlling access so that only authorized parties are allowed entry
  • Utilizing the appropriate classroom door locks for lockdown situations
  • Allowing people to move about safely with the free flow of traffic
  • Evacuating students and faculty during a fire or other imminent threat
  • Preparing for AHJ inspections or implementing AHJ inspection deficiencies
  • Securing critical and information-sensitive areas of the facility

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ADA Accessibility

Auto Operators

Auditorium Life Safety

Exit Devices and Door Closers

Classroom Lockdowns

Doors, Closers, Lockets, Small Format Interchangeable Core (SFIC)

Conference Rooms

Operable Walls

Main Entrance

Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester (FRP) Doors

Perimeter Security and Visitor Management

Systems Integration, Locks and Traffic Control

Common Products in Education and Higher Education Settings

  • Accordion Doors

  • ADA-Compliant Automatic Operators

  • Automatic Sliding Doors

  • Ballistic and Impact-Resistant Glass

  • Closers and Exit Devices

  • Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester (FRP) Doors

  • Fire Curtains

  • High-Traffic Storefront Doors

  • Hollow Metal Doors

  • Horizontal Sliding Fire Doors

  • Keys, Cores and Locksets

  • Operable Walls

  • Rolling Doors and Shutters

  • School Security Locks: College & University

  • School Security Locks: K-12

  • Specialty Doors: FEMA Steel & Aluminum

  • Specialty Doors: Stainable Steel

  • Specialty Doors: Thermal Fused

  • Wood Doors

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Services for Educational Institutions

  • AAADM Certification Program for Automatic Doors

  • Bar Code Labeling

  • Carpentry Services CSI Divisions 6, 8, 10 and 11

  • Consulting Services

  • Design & Build Specifications

  • Door Hardware Pre-Installed

  • Emergency Services 24/7/365

  • Facility Maintenance

  • FireCheck® Program

  • Fire, Smoke and Egress Door Inspections

  • In-House Paint Shop

  • Installation Services

  • Locksmith Services

  • Planned Maintenance Program

  • System Monitoring

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