1169 Plastic Hinged Drop Down Loft Access Door

Easy-to-install hinged drop-down loft access door designed to provide easy through-ceiling access into the loft space. The 1169 loft door comes fully assembled and ready to fit straight out of the box.

Twist operated catch to release a downward opening hinged door.

Tested and certified by BRE as meeting Building Regulation Part L’s reasonable air leakage requirements of <10m3/(h.m2) at a pressure differential of 50Pa and BS5250:2011.

Clean, discreet profile with an easy to clean finish. Manufactured from injection moulded polypropylene. Available in a choice of insulation U-value performances of 0.82 W/m2K, 0.35 W/m2K and 0.25 W/m2K.

Loft door operating pole also available.

Uses:

    • To provide simple, easy access through a ceiling into the loft space

Product Information

Hinged Loft Access Doors

DescriptionFrame Fitting SizeClear opening sizeInsulation U-ValueProduct Code
Hinged loft door562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.82 W/m2k1169
Hinged loft door with key lock562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.82 W/m2k1169KL
Hinged loft door562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.35 W/m2k1169/35
Hinged loft door with key lock562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.35 W/m2k1169/35KL
Hinged loft door562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.25 W/m2k1169/25
Hinged loft door with key lock562 x 662mm526 x 626mm0.25 W/m2k1169/25KL
Loft door operating pole - 0.5m (for 1168 & 1169)1170

  • *Air permeability measured at 50Pa as 0.00m3 (h.m2) under positive pressure test conditions
  • Purpose made product saves time and money compared with traditional joiner-made timber loft access doors
  • Independently air leakage tested by BRE
  • Excellent aesthetic appearance
  • Factory finished and ready to fit straight from the box
  • Insulated door panel with integral draught and vapour seal
  • Maintenance free, no need to paint
  • Hinged design allows use of a telescopic loft ladder
  • Acoustic performance of 30dB
  • Satisfies all NHBC requirements
  • Manufactured to BS EN ISO 9001 and BS EN ISO 14001
  • Complies with Building Reg. document L1A & L2A (2013 Edition)
  • Meets all relevant British Standards
  • The door and frame are one piece injection moulded polypropylene.
  • Insulation is CFC free expanded polystyrene foam.
  • Door and frame available in white only RAL 9010.
  • Loft door pole operating pole manufactured from black reinforced plastic.

Product 1169
Rectangular loft access door with twist operated catch to release a downward opening hinged door. Clear opening dimensions: 526mm x 626mm.

Product 1169/keylock
Keylock – as above but with secure key operated lock assembly.

Product 1170
Loft door operating pole manufactured from reinforced plastic. Suitable for the Timloc 1169 and 1168 loft door ranges only.

  • This product is designed to fit between 38mm thick trussed rafters or ceiling joists spaced at 600mm centres which provide a clear joist opening width of 562mm.
  • If the roof design does not provide this joist opening width, a suitable opening must be formed.
  • Trimmers must be installed across the ends of the frame. These must be spaced to give a clear opening length of 662mm.
  • The frame fixes with ten screws, three through each side and two through each end.
  • Fit the loft access door after the ceiling has been plaster boarded and skimmed.
  • The frame must be a good fit into the trimmed opening. Never try to force it into an opening that is too small. If the opening is too large use packers to ensure a good fit.
  • Timloc loft access doors comply with the most recent Building Regulations; ‘THE BUILDING REGULATIONS ‘Conservation of fuel and power’ APPROVED DOCUMENT L1A & L2A (2013 Edition).
  • Timloc loft access doors comply with the most recent Building Regulations; ‘THE BUILDING REGULATIONS 2000 ‘Conservation of fuel and power’ APPROVED DOCUMENT L1A & L2A (2006 Edition).
  • The Timloc loft access door has demonstrated a zero 0.00m3/(h.m2) air leakage at ‘positive’ 50Pa to exceed requirements set in the Building Regulation Part L1A & L2A while fully complying with BS5250:2011 the Code of Practice for control of condensation in buildings.
  • Timloc loft access doors contain polystyrene insulation with a Thermal Conductivity of 0.038W/mK. For this reason, a correction U value of 0.004W/m2k should be calculated to the proposed U value figures for a ceiling (U value for a ceiling not to exceed 0.16W/m2k).
  • With reference to insulation, the products in this range do not use, contain or produce Urea Formaldehyde, CFCs or indeed any of the so-called soft CFCs, i.e.. HCFCs & HFAs. They have an ozone depletion potential of zero and Global Warming Potential of less than 5.

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