Domus

Fire-rated pedestal & rail solutions for external tiled flooring

Three External Flooring Support Systems:
A-Ped adjustable pedestal (Class A1 fire-rated)
AR-Pave sub-frame (Class A1 fire-rated)
DPH adjustable pedestal (not fire-rated)

 

Domus External Flooring Support Systems are designed for outdoor use on balconies, terraces, roofs as well as in residential gardens, large public spaces and other open environments. Quick and easy to install, the systems offer an affordable solution for external balconies, terraces, roof gardens and outdoor amenity spaces.

Used alongside our collection of Porcelain External 20mm tiles, the A1 fire-rated A-Ped and AR-Pave comply with new building regulations for non-combustible materials. All three External Support Systems offer a finished floor that is waterproof, frostproof and chemical resistant, exceptionally durable for heavy foot-traffic areas, and easy to maintain and install. Joints between tiles remain open to allow water to drain off the surface.
 

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A-Ped  |  AR-Pave  |  DPH
(left to right)

A-PED

Tile Pedestal System
(Class A1 fire-rated)

Quick and easy to install, the A-PED is an affordable solution for external balconies, terraces, roof gardens and outdoor amenity spaces. Used alongside our Domus range of 20mm porcelain tiles, the A1 fire-rated pedestal complies with new building regulations for non-combustible materials.

Developed in response to the fire performance changes to part B of the building regulations, this new pedestal is fire-rated to class A1 in accordance with BS EN 13501-1. The A-Ped offers an affordable solution for use on external balconies, terraces and roofs.

The robust, sustainable, and fully adjustable platform with an integral slope corrector is manufactured from non-combustible materials, ensuring the product’s suitability for use on multi-storey buildings. Made from aluminium with an adjustable thread, the A-Ped can exceed a 2000kg loading capacity per pedestal. It comes with 3mm spacer tabs as standard, which are perforated for swift removal where necessary. For larger joints, a 5mm spacer is available, which neatly slots over the standard tab. Tabs are 12mm and 13mm high respectively. 

For areas requiring a reduced build-up, the system has an adjustment range starting at 42mm. The A-Ped is the most advanced and millimetre accurate class A fire-rated pedestal available.

A-PED Key Features

Download the A-PED Product Data Sheet for more features, specs, and size information

 

AR-PAVE

Tile Pedestal System
(Class A1 fire-rated)

Manufactured in Britain and made from 100% aluminium, the system has been developed specifically to meet the requirements for non-combustible materials. Comprising adjustable pedestals, joists, spacer tabs, side stops and end stops, the AR-Pave has been designed to cater for complex cuts and random laid tiles.

The AR-Pave is a fully adjustable rail support system with a 500kg loading capacity. Developed specifically to meet the requirements for non-combustible materials on balconies and other outdoor spaces, it is fire-rated to class A1 in accordance with BS EN 13501-1.

Made entirely from aluminium, it offers the perfect combination of strength, endurance, and corrosion resistance. It comprises  adjustable pedestals and support rails that are one-third of the weight of steel. 

Precise, durable, and fully adaptable the system includes independent spacer tabs for creation of 3mm uniform gaps and an integrated slope corrector that can accommodate uneven ground or fall requirements. A sophisticated support system designed to cater for complex cuts, random laid patterns and traditional installation. Manufactured in Britain, it not only enables easy and efficient installation, but it can be supplied with a short lead time.

AR-PAVE Key Features

Download the AR-PAVE Product Data Sheet for more features, specs, and size information

 

DPH

Tile Pedestal System
(not fire-rated)

The strength and durability of the DPH pedestal make it a solid choice amongst the Buzon® pedestal family. With adjustments from 17 to 1070mm, the DPH is the versatile solution for residential gardens, large public spaces as well as prestigious open environments.

The DPH pedestal is the most frequently specified pedestal from our manufacturing partners and can accommodate a range of heights.  It includes a selection of products and accessories, including an integrated slope corrector and a 155mm-diameter top that can be fitted with various components to support differing surfaces.

Suitable for major construction projects, it will maintain its strength and stability under heavy and frequent use. Providing there are no fire regulation requirements, this is the ideal support system for use in private and public spaces.

DPH Key Features

Download the DPH Product Data Sheet for more features, specs, and size information

 


Porcelain External 20mm

High-performance & durable outdoor tiles for External Support Systems

20mm thick porcelain tiles designed for outdoor use in residential gardens, balconies, terraces, and large public spaces and open environments. 20mm tiles faithfully replicate everything from weathered timber to natural stone using high-tech porcelain inkjet printing. 

Use External 20mm ranges with Domus External Support Systems — raised floors using adjustable pedestals and support rails.


Explore all three External Support Systems & Porcelain External 20mm ranges at our W1 Project Studio


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