Double Glazed Doors Styles

 
Double glazed doors provide good looks, with superior sound and thermal insulation.

Today’s double glazed doors come in a variety of styles to fit different sized openings and available space.

  • Lift and Slide
  • Hinged
  • French
  • Sliding
  • Bi-fold
  • Tilt and Slide

Which one will suit your home, your family, your lifestyle?

The Lift and Slide Door

Advantages

Can be used for a very large opening, (3 meters per panel). A very high end door with great easy ‘lift & slide’ action. Lift and slide doors feel light, and are easy-opening. Simply turn handle its gently lifts the door up and you can slide it with ease.

When To Use It

When you want the super GRAND effect.

Choice of Handles, winders etc.

Standard lift and slide handle

Security Features

Multi point locking system.

 

The Hinged Door

Advantages

Standard, common door. Easy to use and simple

When To Use It.

Entry door, laundry door. Any door opening no bigger then 1200mm for a single hinged door.

How Mechanism Works

Hinged on left or right. Swings open.

Choice of Handles, winders etc.

All colours, standard door handle.

Security Features

Multi point locking system.

 

The French Door

Advantages

Bigger/grand door openings.

When To Use It

Bigger/grand door openings.

How Mechanism Works

2 hinged doors that open in the middle.

Choice of Handles, winders etc

All colours, standard door handle.

Security Features

Multi point locking system.

 

The Sliding Door

Advantages

Easy opening, wide opening. No interference on the inside or outside of home.

When To Use It

wide opening. No interference on the inside or outside of home.

How Mechanism Works

One fixed panel and one sliding panel, slides from left or right depending on make.
Choice of Handles, winders etc. Standard sliding handle.

Security Features.

Multi point locking system.

 

The Bifold Door

Advantages

Great for Big alfresco areas, Brings the “outside inside”

When To Use It

Great for Big alfresco areas, folds up and is packed neatly away.

How Mechanism Works

Stack/folds to left, right or both depending on make. Many variations.

Choice of Handles, winders etc.

Bifold handle

Security Features

Multi point locking system.

 

The Tilt and Slide Door

Advantages

Easy slide left or right action, great ventilation, also had a great tilt option for ventilation.  Great for BIG openings

When To Use

It BIG openings, ventilation

How Mechanism Works

Simply slide left or right depending on make or tilt in.

Choice of Handles, winders etc.

Standard sliding handle.

Security Features

Small opening when tilted in, can’t get in the home. Multi point locking system.

 

As you can see, there is a wide choice! To see the different doors in action, visit one of our Showrooms in Craigieburn or Bentleigh. To arrange a free, obligation-free quote, give us a call on 1300 733 429.

 Posted on : May 7, 2017