Answering Your Common Questions About Door Closers

Have a question about a door closer? We’re here to help answer it.

Below, you will find a few commonly asked questions about door closers. We did our best to answer them, but our team of door hardware professionals is here to help if you still have questions.

P.S. We sell some of the best commercial door closers from top brands like Norton and Yale.

What are door closers called?

You may hear a door closer referred to as a closer or a door opener. To put it simply, it’s just called a door closer. There is no memorable, unique name for it unless you’re breaking it down by type, which brings us to our next question.

What are the different types of door closers?

There are two main types of door closers: manual and automatic. Within those two c