What is concealed door closer?

The overhead or floor mounted concealed door closer is a very common type of door closer mechanism which is normally hidden and covered.

The overhead and floor mounted concealed door closers mechanisms are hidden under the frame of the door.

Where concealed closer is located in the door?

The overhead concealed door closer is usually in a pocket in the framed door header. The floor closer is in a floor box under the door step.

Types Of Concealed Door Closer

Overhead Concealed Door Closer

Overhead Concealed door closers are used to provide a more aesthetic look to the opening. Concealed in either the frame or the door. Offer the ability to be adjusted to maintain control of the opening.

These closers are hidden by a cover plate in the frame portion above the door.

The concealed door closer design concept was initially engineered as a self-contained product that featured a center pivot allowing a variety of door functions with no exterior arm or visible operating hardware.

Floor Mounted Door Closer

Floor Closers are heavy duty door closers that are recessed underneath the door in the floor under the threshold.