Bifold doors – what makes them so special?

BiFold doors North East

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What are Bifold doors?

Bifold doors are also known as bi-folding, glass sliding doors, folding sliding doors and sliding room dividers. In a nut shell a bifold door is a door that slides open and its panels fold up and stack onto of each other against a wall.

This stacking design means that aluminium bifold doors are perfect for creating extra space in a modern clean way increasing popularity in recent years around the North East, Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle and Stockton.

Things to consider when purchasing a Bifold door:


Aluminium bifold doors can vary in price due to size, design, colour and material, therefore it is best to get a price guide for bifold doors so you can get the design you would like, or as close as you can within your budget.


Ensure that the company you are purchasing your bifold door from comes with a 10year manufacturers guarantee. Here at Fixed Price Trade our aluminium bifold doors come with a FENSA certificate and manufacturers guarantee therefore you have peace of mind for the next 10 years.

Building regulations

As building regulations are constantly changing and updating it is important to check that your bifold door you wish to buy pass the current regulations. Documents and certificates usually provided with your Bifold door certifying they are within current building regulations, these can be passed onto a new owner should you wish to sell your home.

Will the design of an aluminium bifold door suite your needs?

Bifold doors are brilliant for creating extra space and giving a home that ‘wow’ factor, however they also have other great benefits such as creating unrestricted open views. With unrestricted views comes unrestricted access perfect for those who require a wheel chair!

Is Aluminium the material for you?

Aluminium comes with many benefits, its light and strong, it can also be coated in any colour or a wood-grain effect. In addition, aluminium does not age which stops the door looking shabby after a couple of years this is due to the fact they are hard wearing and not easily damaged by the weather.

BiFold doors North East

Fitting of aluminium bifold doors

Although aluminium bifold doors are not difficult to fit it is important to get a experienced professional like our Pros to ensure that your bifold door is fitted flush, square and level. If the door is not fitted dead level and square then the doors will not operate correctly. After paying for a beautifully bifold designed door it is important to get it fitted with care!

If a Bifold door sounds appealing to your needs book your free survey and estimate today!

Let us help, just choose your doors from our comprehensive range of styles and colours including any extras for that finishing touch, and we will complete a full site survey. Once your happy with everything one of our hand picked PRO tradesman will arrive, professionally supply and install them including any adjustments so they fit perfectly. We'll even leave you with the peace of mind of our Fixed Price Pro 10 year guarantee. It couldn't be simpler.

Get your fixed price quote for Bifold doors in the North East today!

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