Architectural wood flush and architectural wood stile and rail doors are part of a superior interior built environment, and now there are improved standards to guide your specifications. The industry overhauled interior architectural door standards, ANSI/WDMA I.S. 1A-2013 and ANSI/WDMA I.S. 6A-2013, to provide a greater focus on performance-driven specifications.

This course will describe the standards, including performance duty levels, aesthetics, construction and finishes for architectural wood doors.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the Industry Standards for Architectural Wood Flush and Architectural Wood Stile and Rail Doors.
  • Explain Performance Duty Levels for architectural wood doors.
  • Examine how the standards specify the aesthetics, construction and finish of the architectural wood door.
  • Identify specification considerations on the architectural door checklist and how these can be communicated to deliver the desired end product.