All about our floor hatches/ floor access doors

All about our floor hatches/ floor access doors

Posted by Best Access Doors on 3rd Oct 2019

Q: What is a floor hatch?

A: A floor hatch door is a building material that conceals, protects and preserves access to vents, wires, plumbing and other fixtures located beneath floors or between floors of a building.

Q: Is it important for us to install one?

A: Yes, the installation of a floor hatch is necessary particularly in commercial and industrial buildings. It helps service personnel reach building fixtures located beneath floors during inspections, maintenance, repairs or replacements. It also helps preserve building designs by concealing unsightly cables or pipes.

Q: What are the different features?

A: Our floor hatch is applicable for both interior and exterior applications. It is available in flush aluminum, recessed aluminum, removable, H20 loading, channel frame - watertight, fire rated, flood tight, and gastight.

We have BA-FT hinged and removable floor doors - 1” recess for ceramic tiles/ concrete and ⅛ recess for vinyl tile/ carpet, BA-FD removable flush floor door - diamond plate, BA-FRFD fire rated floor hatch, BA-APS flood tight/gas tight floor door, BA-FA floor door H20 loading and flush floor door - cast in place - 300 lbs/ sq ft, BA-FC floor door, channel frame, H20 loading and water tight floor door - cast in place 300 lbs/ sq ft loading, BA-PPA flush aluminum floor hatch, and BA-PPA-RE recessed aluminum floor hatch.

Q: What are the available sizes?

A: Our different floor access door sizes include 12” x 12”, 18” x 18”, 24” x 24”, 24” x 36”, 30” x 30”, 30” x 36”, 36” x 36”, 36” x 48”, andd 48” x 48”.

Q: Can I order a custom size floor hatch?

A: Yes, custom sizes are available upon request.

Q: How do I contact you?

A: You can chat with us online or call our service hotline at 1-800-483-0823. For more product information, email us at

Q: Why should I choose for floor access doors?

A: Best Access Doors offers products that are affordable and cost-effective for your building projects. Our floor hatch is designed for interior and exterior applications that can blend in with your floor material providing additional functionality and great aesthetics in facilities.