Timber is the ultimate option to add character, warmth and the feeling of luxury in your house. Homeowners, usually, choose to feature timber in their floorings, wall paneling and roofs and on the surface of their kitchens. So, homeowners who want to add a subtle statement in their house, by featuring timber, should prefer installing Timber bifold doors and windows. This will not only help you feature timber around your house but will also add interest to your doors. The timber doors are considered to be the best alternative to the conventional patio and French doors, which has a great visual appeal. It is the best option to create an open plan living as it allows natural lighting as well as proper ventilation in your rooms.
What are Timber Bifold Doors?
As the name suggest, Timber bifold doors are the types of doors which can be folded and stacked easily against the other doors when it is fully opened. These doors are designed, especially, to suit the size of the opening and it can be opened outwards and inwards, depending on the availability of the space. There is a separate locking system for these doors that provides higher level of security. For better results and higher efficiency, the bifold doors are installed on tracking system which gives it a better security and support.
Where can the Timber Bifold Doors be installed?
The Timber bifold doors are not only restricted for residential installations, but it can also be installed in commercial establishments. It is mainly used in the areas of your office or house, where glass sliding doors are already installed, especially in the wider opening areas. It is installed in the place of sliding glass doors which double the width of opening and hence, it allows more air to flow in, ensuring proper ventilation inside your house. The bifold doors are also installed in areas where there is a need of more natural lighting and air flow, this includes the area leading to deck, patio and connecting areas to the outdoor entertaining space.
In some cases, the robust timber bifold doors are also installed in the wardrobe in the bedroom that enables the homeowners to access both the sides of the wardrobe when it is totally folded back. It also helps in providing better access to the closets. In some cases, these bifold doors are also used as a bi-parting opening in between the two rooms or opening from one side based on your specific needs.
Benefits of Installing Timber Bifold Doors
- Aesthetics: Nothing is more appealing than timber in your house. Whether you install solid timber doors or timber bifold doors, the timber that is used for the doors will, definitely, add appeal to your house and enhance the look of the rooms, aesthetically. The clear finish of the timber allows the beauty of the timber to represent your unique persona and taste. The natural looks of the timber also integrates easily with the nature of your house and give it a added warmth and appeal to the eyes of the onlookers.
- Better Insulation: Timber is considered to be the best insulator, thereby saving your energy bills and heating cost. Unlike aluminum, it prevents transferring of heat into the room and the insulation of the timber helps the room to stay cooler during summers and warmer during winters, thereby reducing the overall energy costs.
- Longevity: The timber bifold doors are built to last longer as compared to other materials. It can sustain structural damages and needs very minimal maintenance than other materials. It also offers higher security and safety, when stronger and solid timber is used for the doors.