Standard Metal produces a large selection of protective guards made of the highest quality of materials. Our assortment of kick plates, corner guards, frame guards and edge guards can be custom configured to different sizes, bends and cut-outs to fit your door’s exact specifications.

Featured finishes for plates are flat black (19), satin stainless (32D) and antimicrobial (AM), with custom finishes available. Plates can be mounted with screws, tape or epoxy but screw mounting is standard. All plates come standard with countersunk screw holes and a protective plastic film.

Kick Plates 

Kick plates are offered in metal, acrylic and kydex. The metal kick plates come in stainless steel, aluminum, and brass. Engraving, laser etching and escutcheon cut outs are available.

Push Plates 

Push plates are offered in various shapes including square or rounded corners, D-shape, colonial, and semi circular. Custom shapes are available upon request. Push plates are available in stainless steel, aluminum, brass and bronze. Custom Escutcheon cut outs are available. Engraving and laser etching such as male, female, wheelchair picto, text and a custom engraving such as a logo can be specified.

Corner Guards 

Corner guards are offered in stainless steel, aluminum, brass and bronze. Standard sizing is 1-1/4” or 3” and a 40” length. Custom sizes are also available.

Edge Guards 

Edge guards are offered in full or half wrap styles and are available for square edge and beveled edge doors. Mortised and non-mortised edge guards are available. Guards are available in stainless steel, aluminum brass and bronze. Cutouts are available for both lock and hinge side of door. Please complete PDF form attached to specify. Standard cutouts are available for locks strikes, electric strikes, flush bolts and hinges.


U-Channels are used for the door bottom and need to be customized for the specifications of the door. Door thickness and door width need to be specified to determine u-channel size. Custom sizes are available. U-channels are available in stainless steel, aluminum, brass, and bronze. Additionally, a kickplate extension can be specified upon request.

Angle Plates

Single side, double side and bottom angle, angle plates are available. The plates are fitted to door thicknesses and width with custom sizes available. Materials offered are stainless steel, aluminum, brass, and bronze. Lock and hinge cutouts are available when location is specified.  


Z and standard astragals are available for square or beveled edge doors in standard and custom sizes. The astragals are offered in stainless steel, aluminum, brass and bronze. Custom cutouts are also available when location and size are specified.

Frame Guards 

Frame guards are available in custom sizes to fit your door perfectly. To make the ordering process seamless, please provide a frame sample where possible. The frame guards are offered in stainless steel, aluminum, brass and bronze.

Trim Guards

Trim guards are available in standard or heavy-duty varieties. The guards come in stainless steel or aluminum. Mounting options include through bolt or sex bolt mounting. Custom sizes can be specified and exit device guards are available.

Fire Rated Guards:

Fire rating is available for door plates and kick plates, edge guards and frame guards. Please specify if you need your products to be fire rated.

Contact us today to order your custom protective guard.

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