Technological advancement has brought about many changes. Now we have better and extensive choice to choose from. And this has happen with our doors too.
Doors created from Timber give you softwood and hardwood doors. However due to advantage and benefits hardwood doors are high on the popular meter in UK. The reasons are many…..
• Hardwood doors are stable
• Hardwood doors are denser
• These doors have longer life as compared to soft doors
• Lastly price, wood quality, choices, insulation and customization option available in these doors are also make it popular.
It is very important that one should be aware of the fact that before using the wooden doors one need to check for its properties. External hardwood doors constitute mainly oak, meranti and mahogany. For Internal hardwood doors oak, mahogany, walnut, pine are preferred. However contemporary wood doors made from flat panel and frosted glass wooden doors are also getting popular in UK. They have both style and trendy look and best for modern homes.
When you go for doors, what are the parameters you look for or what are the factors that decide your buying tendency. From any buyer perspective there are mainly four factors that decides whether to buy the product or not.
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Price: Pricing plays a vital role. One look for the budget and the range they can spend. When it comes to doors wooden doors are generally affordable and are cheaper as compared to doors made from steels or glass. If you will consider Flat- paneled, painted doors you will find it cheapest among all. You will need to pay little extra for raised panel doors but still you will fall in a better deal.
Wood Choices: Second comes the wood choice. Hardwood doors are available and made from different types of wood. The cost largely depends on the quality of wood used in it. Mahogany being the most popular as it gives the real worth of your money. Stain-grade hardwood doors are little bit dearer than primed wood front doors. They are elegant and have better look.
Insulation: People nowadays goes for safety too. Hardwood doors provide better insulation. The insulation can be further added with the help of weather stripping. This can be perfect for your front and back door option.
For your external needs thicker hardwood doors can be used. The commonly used hardwood doors are approx 44mm thick. This ensures more safety, better insulation. To add up external hardwood doors can be made of double glazed glass. We also make doors with argon gas infilled in between that makes the room warmer in winter. Argon don’t allow heat to escape in winter and vice versa happens in summer.
Style: When you buy doors it is but obvious that you will look for style. There are mainly two types of hardwood doors one is solid panel door and the other one is glazed panel door. According to the location and desire people demand for doors keeps on changing. Some like glass fitted doors to ensure sufficient light enters the room, other look for opaque doors to ensure privacy and safety.
Hardwood doors come in different style and design. You can choose from rectangular panels to square panels. Special designs are also made on preferences and demand. These include swinging the top half of the door on its own, bi folding doors etc. The hardwood doors can be customized and so homeowners can go for doors that suit the surrounding and context of the house.
Customization: The last important factor that decides the buying of doors include customization option available for you. Hardwood doors come with multiple customization option. Let’s have a look
Glass: If your house location lacks light, going for glass doors could be a great option for you. This will ensure light in the room as they are made from transparent glass. Our hardwood external doors are offered in an array of sizes, styles and choice of glass designs.
Panels: Homeowners have a choice to choose from different panels including rectangular, square and the modern flush panels. The choice largely depends upon the taste of the home owners. The panel should also feature the home
Special designs: You can also go for some modern special design in hardwood doors. These doors are specialized in giving a unique look to your home. For instance, stable doors open by swinging the top half and suits best for back door purposes.
There are many different wood front doors with specific features available from manufacturers. Be sure to mull over all the existing options before finalizing a hardwood door for your home. Come and shop with us when you are looking for replacement or for new doors. Our men will measure the requirement and will create a door that is sure to portray your choice.