In recent years, bifold doors have become very popular in the UK. Many people would never have thought of using them, but have seen them installed as glass doors on numerous building projects shown on TV programmes like Grand Designs. As a result, awareness of these great doors has increased. Now more and more people are thinking about using bifold doors rather than traditional doors.
The fact that these doors can be made out of any material makes them especially versatile. However, by far the most popular material used for this type of door is still wood. The come in all kinds of finishes, but colonial style and Louvre are the most popular finishes for this type of door. They are versatile styles that fit in well with most room styles.
Alternative Uses for Bifold Doors
For the most part these doors are being used as patio doors and as wardrobe doors. However, a lot of people are also using them as doors between rooms. The fact that the doors take up less space when open than regular doors allows you to make better use of the space in your rooms.
If you are looking for a way to separate a room into two areas bifold doors are a great way of doing it. They are easy to install and when you want to open the room up into a single space again the doors fold up against the wall.
Where to Buy Bifold Doors
You can buy this type of door on the High Street; however, you will get a far better selection on the web. To many people the idea of buying doors on the web is an alien one, but it actually makes sense to do so. You can buy doors that fit perfectly provided you measure up properly.
Provided you buy your bifold doors from a well-established firm, who provides good quality photographs of their products you can buy some lovely doors for far less than you can on the High Street. Look for a firm that offers free delivery to get the best value for money.
For a great selection of bifold doors visit the Creative Doors website. We offer free delivery for the whole of the UK mainland.