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Exterior Doors

Expert guide to help you choose your new back doors. We look at features such as views, natural light, access, space saving, attractive styles, low maintenance & security. Wide range of back doors & patio doors available.

The Most Desirable Back Door Features

By | Composite Doors, Exterior Doors

When searching for the right patio door designs, there are a variety of options for homeowners, including sliding doors, bifolds and French doors. If you’re considering new back doors, a great place to start is to think about the features you want, helping to narrow down the types of products suitable for your needs. Back doors are different from front doors because they often open up into a private area such as a garden, so views and natural light may take priority over privacy, for example.

Here are some of the most desirable back door features. Read More

Could your home benefit from a porch?

By | Exterior Doors, Front Doors

Building a porch is a great way to enhance the overall appearance of your property by creating a beautiful entrance to your home. If properly designed in keeping with the original character of your existing property (e.g. with the same brickwork, roofing style, window frames and window size), a porch can make the entire house look bigger and more unique. As well as enhancing your enjoyment of the property, this type of home-improvement work can also add value to your home, should you decide to sell it in the future. Read More

French Doors or Patio Doors?

By | Exterior Doors, French Doors
French doors fitted in Surbiton

French doors fitted in Surbiton

If you’re thinking of widening an existing door way, or replacing your rotten patio doors, a new set of uPVC doors will make a staggering difference to the appearance of your home. In most cases, modern doors also improve energy efficiency and help to make your home cosier and warmer.

But there’s still one decision to make: should you go for French doors, or patio doors? If you’re not sure what the difference is, read on for more details of both. Read More