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Bifolding Doors in Glasgow
For homeowners looking to enhance natural lighting and the flow of their homes in general, bifold doors Glasgow offer undeniable benefits. By bringing cutting edge design together with fantastic functionality, bifold doors incorporate full glass doors across streamlined sliding mechanisms that bring the outside in, or offer open plan living with the plus point of optional privacy.
As open-plan layouts soar into the public consciousness, both interior and exterior bifold doors are certainly finding their place as one of the nation’s favourites. While the size and scope of installation can be daunting, well-thought and expertly installed bifold doors provide a fantastic way to replace entire walls, or to simply add focal features to spaces where patio or French doors no longer feel as though they let in enough natural light.
Aluminium Bifold Door Installation Glasgow
Our quality range of aluminium bifold doors at Selecta Glasgow provides all the space and light benefits of standard bifold installations in a trim, sleek package that’s guaranteed to look good, and keep your home warm and secure. All of this is available with the benefit of free, accurate cost estimates, provided during an in-person home visit, that ensures the value you need to feel happy with the bespoke bifolds of your dreams.
Types of Bifolding Doors
Bespoke bifold doors can look fantastic in most modern or classic spaces. To ensure a great match and a price point that fits, homeowners need to consider style variations, mechanical differences, and specifically different types of bifold doors, such as;
External bifold doors
The glass finish and sleek operation of bifold doors makes them ideal for external installations that back directly onto lawns, patios, or decking areas. Typically installed at the back of the house, external bifold doors are exposed to the elements, and are therefore best composed of hard-wearing materials like aluminium, as well as double glazed window panes, and secure locking systems to minimise any risks.
Internal bifold doors
Internal bifold doors Glasgow can act as between-room divides, concertinaed wardrobes, balcony entrances, and much more. These space-saving solutions are especially ideal for families who want to open things up without completely eradicating walls, and are typically a cost-effective solution due to the reduced need for things like lock systems, and the possibility of single-paned glass, or even less hard-wearing material compositions.
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Bifold door repairs Glasgow
Aluminium bifold doors are designed with longevity in mind, but poor installation or old, often wooden designs can highlight a range of common repair issues including –
- Stiff sliding
- Broken locks
- An inability to close
- Blocked tracks
- Broken frames etc.
Trusted experts like our team here at Selecta Glasgow can quickly diagnose these problems and more, as well as advising you on whether or not repair or replacements are necessary. That same team can then get to work on carrying out those improvements to either provide you with all-new fully-functioning bifold doors or with fantastic fixes that enable you to start enjoying your existing bifold setup again.
Bifold repair costs
Bifold repair costs can vary as much as installations themselves and will depend on everything from the problem in question to the capabilities of the company diagnosing the issue. Ill-experienced or opportunistic companies will especially charge through the teeth for repairs that may only temporarily fix the problem.
Here at Selecta Glasgow, our promise of accurate, FREE estimates means that we’ll always provide you with a realistic price point, as well as ensuring the quality you need to ensure that the money you pay protects your bifold doors for many years to come.
Bespoke Bifold Doors Glasgow
Our team at Selecta Glasgow have a combined 30 years of experience in providing quality bifold doors to customers across Glasgow, and we have all the expertise you need to ensure that your internal or external bifold door solutions are precisely how you envisioned them. Our aluminium bifold frames provide the longevity and security necessary to ensure the sliding doors you’ve been dreaming of, whether you desire to create a natural living room vista or an open space between playroom and kitchen. With a fantastic range of features, and free accurate estimates delivered directly to your door, there really shouldn’t be anything stopping you from contacting us today at 0141 420 1029!
Pros & Cons of Bifolding Doors
Pros of bifold installations, in general, include natural lighting and low maintenance designs, sometimes offset by the fact that thick frames can obscure views, while installation can be a complicated process. Further pros and cons can especially be seen from specific features, including;
Operation options concern the way bifolds are hung, and include top hung or bottom rolling bifolds. Top hung designs bring the benefit of concealed mechanisms but require reinforced top bars, while bottom rolling bifolds don’t pull as much weight from the top, but are at risk of dirt and debris.
Weathered or non-weathered threshold are the rails on which bifolds open and close. Low-to-the-ground non-weathered thresholds provide flawless bifold integrations that work especially well indoors, but bring a risk of leaks or security breaches that mean ‘lipped’ weathered thresholds are almost exclusively best for exterior installations.
Wood frames can be affordable and aesthetically pleasing in a traditional environment and may be the best option for interior installations. Meanwhile, aluminium frames might not work for between-room installations, but provide water and draught-proof, adaptable outdoor solutions that homeowners can rely on.
How much do Bifold doors cost?
The cost of sliding patio doors is dependent on many factors, further highlighting the need to understand and implement relevant and necessary features suited to each individual installation. Pricing fluctuations can especially be attributed to variations such as;
- Type of bifold
- Project size
- Required labour
- Custom designs
- Glass requirements etc.
Free accurate estimates enable our expert team here at Selecta Glasgow to eliminate nasty pricing surprises and bring clarity to this often difficult to navigate issue with advice on what you need, and price guides that can help you determine where that fits within your budget.
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I had 4 windows replaced by Harry and his team at Selecta. Harry was a pleasure to deal with, very friendly, knowledgeable and flexible with doing the initial survey and provided a very quick quote for the work. Just over a week from placing the order, the windows were installed to a very high standard. Harry's team even repaired one of my existing windows, which had issues with draughts for a long time. This saved me having to get it replaced, which saved me money. Very happy with the service I have received and would happily recommend Selecta to anyone looking for new windows.
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The guys from Selecta replaced our windows in our flat and they did a perfect job. Fist we have been visited by Harry, who did all the measurements and gave us all the advices we needed regarding the new windows. He was very professional and friendly, and the same evening sent us the quote. Payed the invoice and then he contacted us when the order was ready. Next day, two men came and installed the windows, they were friendly, funny and efficient. At the end they cleaned the rooms and everything was just perfect.
Couldn't be happier with the job done by Harry and his team with my new windows. I was kept informed from start to finish by Harry who was happy to answer any question i had and the whole process took just 3 weeks! What more could you ask for?!
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