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ArmRLite Announces FBC (Florida Building Code) Approval

ArmRLite Announces FBC (Florida Building Code) Approval

August 21, 2020

ArmRLite now has Florida Building Code (FBC) Approval for their Custom CI model overhead sectional door. The Custom CI Model can be manufactured up to 27’-0” wide and will meet the maximum 140MPH windload rating specified within the FBC coverage area shaded in red above. It is available in a number of custom options, ranging from different glass glazing options to a variety of finishes, and comes with a 20-Year Welded Frame Warranty. The Florida approval applies to the large portion of the state in red on the map above. This includes the following counties: Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Marion, Nassau, Polk, Putnam, Seminole, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, and Washington, as well as parts of Bay, Citrus, Flagler, Gulf, Hardee, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Levy, Oka Loosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Pasco, St. Johns, Volusia, and Walton. The Florida Building Code number is FL32416. The Florida approval code does not apply to the HVHZ (High Velocity Hurricane Zones), all of which are in gray on the map. Please note it is not impact tested.

ArmRLite is a women-led manufacturer of overhead sectional doors and roll-up doors with a reputation for quality, strength and innovation. Each one of their garage doors is built to withstand the daily rigors of the most demanding installations, and their custom manufacturing process allows them to supply lifelong replacement parts for every model. ArmRLite has been a manufacturer of welded aluminum and glass overhead garage doors for over 60 years. They welcome all design challenges and, due to the exclusive welded construction, ArmRLite has the capability of customizing overhead doors to fit the form and vision of both architects and developers. President Shannon McGrady says, “If they dream it, we can build it,” and that’s quite the promise!

McKenzie Messing, Business Development Specialist
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