bi-fold door materials
There are three basic bi-fold door construction/fabrication materials, these are; Aluminium, UPVC and Hardwood each of which have different attributes that support their use.
We however (as a company philosophy) through experience in the industry gained over nearly 30 years, ONLY SUPPLY ALUMINUM Bi-folding Doors because they are solid, reliable, secure and long lasting.
Aluminium / UPVC Bi-folds - What is the difference?
Although we have many years experience selling and fitting UPVC Bi-Folds we have now stopped providing this product due to the following factors:
Couple all of the above with the fact that the price difference is almost negligible on certain size/door combinations makes Aluminium the perfect choice every time. This is why we only Supply and Fit and Supply Only Aluminium Bi-fold / Sliding Doors.
Hardwood Bi-fold - How does it compare?
As with UPVC the problems with Hardwood are virtually the same when compared to Aluminium.
The biggest problems with Timber/Hardwood bi-folds are:
Again making Aluminium Bi-folds the perfect choice every time unless there is a particular aesthetic reason why Timber/Hardwood needs to be used.
Aluminium Bi-fold Doors
The Beaufort Bi-fold Door System 'Slim Line'
The Beaufort System 'Slim Line' Bi-folding door with a low threshold option (just 22mm step over) has a concealed drainage feature that interfaces with external drainage channels.
Designed with the input of Belgium expertise, we believe that this is one of the very best all round folding doors on the market. With over a 90% aperture this 'Slim Line' Bi-folding door will literally transform your living space.
Smarts 1000 New Generation Bi-fold Door Slimline Series
The Smarts 1000 New Generation Slimline Bi-fold door system offers our slimmest bi-folding doors yet.
Designed to bring a graceful elegance to your home, they allow for over a 90% clear opening - bringing the outside in, and are very competitively priced, with very slim profiles to minimise frame and maximise the glazing area.
Widely recognised by most installers as one of the best Bi-Folding door on the market today.
The doors are manufactured using the unique POLYAMIDE thermal break system supplied by SMARTS.
This superior system guarantees excellent performance coupled with unparalleled insulation and excellent long-term reliability.
Instant On-line Bi-fold Door Quote
Bifolds.org.uk offers you a Professional Supply Only Aluminium Bi-fold Door Sales Service and a Supply and Fix and Supply and Fit Sales Service; please use our Quote Engine for prices on our fantastic quality products delivered direct to your door.
Our Supply and Fix service comes with a 12 month warranty.
The Supply and Fit Service comes with a 10 year written guarantee.
Bi-fold Doors Delivery (Supply Only) and (Supply and Fix) and (Supply and Fit) Service Areas
The areas that we service in the UK are, Essex, Hertfordshire, London, Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.
If you are located within any of these counties we would be happy to Supply and or Supply and Fit your Bi-folding Doors.