Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum

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The severe weather framing system is designed for use in coastal areas where wind-borne debris and hurricanes are possible. This powder-coated aluminum frame requires no finishing and is designed for added strength and security of the exterior entry door.

ODL Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum material
ODL Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum material

Painting & Staining

Frame is manufactured with a powder-coat white finish.

Refinishing the frame is not recommended.


Frame Features

Patented design adds strength by structurally bonding the outer frame to the laminated glass.

Meets both Florida Building Commission & Texas Department of Insurance codes.

Uses Dow 995 sealant for added breakthrough debris resistance on frame-to-glass track. Wet caulk seal is used on the door-to-glass tracks allowing for quicker installation.

Traditional frame profile.

Matching snap-in-place screw hole plugs.

ODL Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum material - screw hole plug alignments
Screw Hole Plug Alignments
ODL Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum material - snap in place plug
Snap-in-place Screw Hole Plug
ODL Severe Weather Frame in White Aluminum material - installed screw hole plug
Installed Screw Hole Plug

Problems Solved

The patented design adds strength to the entry door and meets code compliance (when used with ODL Severe Weather Doorglass) in High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) and Wind-Borne Debris areas where traditional-construction frames do not comply.