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The Top 5 Dos and Don’ts When Buying Bifolds

Date: 25th Feb 2016

Buying bifold doors is a huge investment for most families, and the doors you choose will be part of home for a lifetime. As such, it’s important to consider all the dos and don’ts when choosing a supplier and designing your doors. 1. Do consult our team for advice You can buy all kinds of […]


A Beginner’s Guide to Bifolds

Date: 17th Feb 2016

Bifold doors have fast become a firm favourite with UK homeowners. They allow you to bring masses of light into a room, while giving you unprecedented access to the outdoors. As the bifold door has evolved, it’s become more versatile and strong, so you can have bifolds in practically any home. If you’re new to […]


Maintaining Your Bifold Doors the Easy Way

Date: 11th Feb 2016

Like uPVC windows, bifold doors are designed to be largely maintenance-free. If you choose plastic or aluminium, the frames will take care of themselves, but you still need to check your doors for damage. This article describes simple ways to keep your bifold doors running straight and true. Occasional inspections can go a long way […]


How to Build an Orangery

Date: 23rd Jan 2016

If you’re not keen on conservatories, and you’re ruled out an extension, an orangery could offer you the space and light you need. Originally devised in the 17th century, orangeries were used to grow citrus fruit in domestic properties – a pastime that only the wealthy could afford. An orangery is a part of a […]


Can I Have Corner Bifolds In My House?

Date: 16th Jan 2016

Bifold doors are a fantastic addition to a modern or period property. We’ve fitted bifolds in small semi-detached and terraced houses, as well as huge hotels and pools. Across the board, bifolds create a more airy, open space and a more convenient way to access the garden outside. Many customers ask us if we can […]


How to dress your bifold doors

Date: 11th Jan 2016

In British homes, we tend to dress our windows with curtains. It makes sense: we don’t open our windows frequently, and heavy curtains can boost energy efficiency. But with bifolding doors, there’s a problem: curtains get in the way. Consider the way a bifold door stacks. If you have the leaves stacking up inside the […]


Future of bi-folding doors

Date: 28th Dec 2015

Bifold doors are a great way to modernise and future-proof a home, and they’re equally effective in new build houses and centuries old country estates. As the year draws to a close, we thought it would be fun to look at bifold door trends for 2016. Changing weather trends At the end of 2015, the […]


Can You Have Triple Glazed Bifold Doors?

Date: 14th Dec 2015

Bifold doors are one of the customisable aspects of the home, and we pride ourselves in producing bespoke doors that precisely meet your requirements. From the colour of the frame to the optional integral blinds, the bifold door is a product that will always complement your décor. You might be wondering whether the customisation extends […]


Can You Have Bifold Doors In a Commercial Building?

Date: 8th Dec 2015

If you own a commercial premises, or even rent a retail unit in a shop, you might be wondering if you can improve it with bifolds. Many of our domestic customers have already realised the benefit of bifold doors, but they’re a little less common in commercial premises and we tend to talk about them […]


What’s Next For Aluminium Bifold Doors?

Date: 24th Nov 2015

Timber and uPVC are perfectly valid window and door materials, and customers often choose to have their bifolds made to match. While timber offers classic looks and a beautiful silhouette, uPVC is an economical alternative that has made the bifold accessible to all. But for bifold door customers, the ultimate material has to be aluminium. […]


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