When we reinforced the doorjamb, the door itself became the weakest part of the door and split when kicked Alone, these pieces should be used only to cover-up damage on an existing door (without jamb reinforcement they are relatively useless as a security device). Once the jamb is reinforced, they are an extremely important part of our overall system
The Door Shield is made of the same, tough steel from which other Door Jamb Armor components are made
Unlike other door protectors, the Door Shield comes with durable, white powder coating, that looks great but enables you to paint it to match the color of your door - The pieces are difficult to see in the pictures because they are difficult to see from a distance.
Low Profile Door Shields are designed to be less visible and come in colors (aged bronze and satin nickel) that match your lock hardware.
The Door Shields can be purchased separately from the other Door Jamb Armor components.
Standard unit fits standard lock spacing (5-1/2 inches on center). Be sure to check how far your locks are backset from the edge of the door before ordering.
Universal (2-piece) unit fits all non-standard lock spacing