Education Overview

Leadership in school districts and higher education institutions across the southern U.S. trust the specialists at Door Control Services to provide quality door systems that meet the distinct variety of needs present in educational settings. Door Control Services’ experts understand that safe, compliant facilities are of utmost importance so the focus stays on 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 Door Control Services a prime resource in Texas and the southern U.S. for compliance and regulatory expertise, as well as best practices.

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Find out how Door Control Services 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 are a significant part of people’s everyday safety. Properly operating door systems and openings can impact many situations.

We can work together to optimize safety including:

  • 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

Main Entrance

Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester (FRP) Doors

Conference Rooms

Operable Walls

Classroom Lockdowns

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

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 Revolving Doors
  • Automatic Sliding Doors

  • Ballistic and Impact-Resistant Glass

  • Closers and Exit Devices

  • Commercial Sectional Doors
  • Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester (FRP) Doors

  • Fire Curtains
  • Gates and Gate Operators
  • High-Traffic Storefront Doors

  • Hollow Metal Doors

  • Horizontal Sliding Fire Doors
  • Keys, Cores and Locksets

  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Operable Walls
  • Physical Security Systems
  • 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

Services for Educational Institutions

  • AAADM Certification Program for Automatic Doors

  • Barcode Labeling
  • Carpentry Services CSI Divisions 6, 8, 10 and 11
  • Consulting Services

  • Design & Build Specifications

  • Door Hardware Pre-Installed

  • Emergency Services 24/7/365

  • Fire Door Professional Services
  • Fire, Smoke and Egress Door Inspections

  • In-House Paint Shop
  • Installation Services

  • Planned Maintenance Program

  • System Monitoring

  • Facility Maintenance

Door Control Services: Experts At Your Service.

At Door Control Services, we understand that your automatic and manual doors are more than just a means to enter and exit your facility, and that your commercial doors and dock equipment are pivotal to your interaction with suppliers. Our mission is to provide our customers with the convenience expected while maintaining the latest safety standards.