DHI Canada is an association proudly serving door security and safety professionals, and the dynamic companies they represent, in the non-residential construction industry.
Through education, advocacy, accreditation and facilitated networking, we provide members with the collective intelligence to meet the security and safety needs of their customers.
DHI Canada Resources
DHI Canada offers several resources for industry members and stakeholders (architects, architectural technicians and technologists, AHJs, interior designers, etc.):
- Codes - Frequently Asked Questions: commonly-asked questions about the National Building Code of Canada and applicable fire standards and life safety codes
- Codes matrix: an "at-a-glance" resource showing the current building and fire code for each province, the applicable versions of NFPA80 and NFPA101 and minimum clear opening widths for barrier-free access
- Upcoming Codes Changes: building and fire codes in Canada are subject to changes and updates. This page can help you stay current
- Temperature-rise doors: determining when to use a temperature-rise door can be confusing. This article clears the mists (requires a PDF reader)