Bi-Folding Doors - A Complete Guide
Benefits of Using Bi-Folding Doors:
- Increased natural light: Bi-folding doors offer an unobstructed view and allow an abundance of natural light to enter the room.
- Improved space utilization: By folding away neatly, bi-folding doors create extra space and allow for easy access to outdoor areas.
- Enhanced security: Bi-folding doors feature multiple locking points for added security, making them an ideal option for homes and commercial spaces.
- Energy efficiency: Many bi-folding doors are designed to be energy-efficient, helping to reduce heating and cooling costs.
- Aesthetic appeal: Bi-folding doors come in a range of colors, materials, and finishes to suit any interior or exterior style.
Bi-Folding Doors FAQs
Bi-folding doors are typically made from aluminum or uPVC, although they can also be made from wood or a combination of materials. Our internal bi-folding doors are mostly made from wood.
The amount of space required for bi-folding doors depends on the number of panels and their size, but they generally need a clear opening of around 300mm for the panels to fold away neatly.
Bi-folding doors feature multiple locking points and can be fitted with additional security features such as security bars or locks.
The average lifespan of bi-folding doors depends on the material, but with proper maintenance, they can last for 20 years or more.