The Non-Fire Rated Metal Access Panel is designed primarily for uses in dry lined ceiling and wall structures. The Picture Frames are generally ideal for retro-fitting into existing walls or ceilings.
Our Non-Fire Rated Metal Access Panel provides access to:
Suitable for Part J Building Regs, which specifies the provision of access hatches to allow visual inspection of concealed flue & chimney systems.
Part J Building Regulations state that access should be at least 300 x 300mm and should not adversely affect existing fire, thermal and acoustic provisions. (See the attached PDF by NHBC above or visit the link below direct to the 2010 Part J Regs document.)
If you are unsure of the best panel for your specific job, we advise you contact your Local Planning Authority or Gas Safe. We also supply Plastic Access Panels and Metal Fire Rated Access Panels.
If working to Part J Regs also check out our range of audible Carbon Monoxide detectors for dwellings with fixed combustion appliances.
7 Standard sizes available for next day delivery (stock dependant):
Sizes are of door opening - please add 10mm to above sizes for Structural Opening.
This versatile Non Fire Rated Metal Access Panel - Standard Lock - Picture Frame is suitable for walls and ceilings.
Beaded Frame finishes also available ideal at first fix prior to plaster-boarding and decoration to create a clean finish and unobtrusive finish.
CUSTOM SIZES available - Call 01803 666630 for Prices & lead times.
We hope that you won’t need to return anything to TCD, but if you do, we aim to make the process quick, easy and efficient, so you can exchange or refund your purchase with confidence.
Here are some helpful points to make your returns/exchange a smooth process, please note your statutory rights are not affected by this guidance:
We are also able to accept returns by post to our warehouse, but unfortunately, we are not able to arrange or pay for postage, and this would be at your own expense.
The address to return to is:
Trade Counter Direct - Returns, Loribon House, Yalberton Industrial Estate, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7QR.
Original packaging and order details must be included. Our terms exclude the collection of unwanted goods.
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