Are composite doors the UK residents most popular choice of doors, over a uPVC door or a Timber Door?
uPVC doors tend to be the most economical and come with very little maintenance. Most uPVC Doors are better at holding heat compared to wooden doors but this is dependant on how it has been draft proofed. Although uPVC doors do the job needed for your home, they are not always the strongest when it comes to other options and materials. The traditional timber door has always had a regal look and feel but they can be expensive and they also come with the risk of warping over time. Requiring lots of maintenance in order to keep them looking fantastic. Let us not forget Composite doors, these can provide greater strength and more durability and a lot more secure than uPVC doors and Timber doors, providing a great return on investment.
Composite doors are usually much easier to maintain. There are other advantages to a composite door too. Composite doors are comprised of a stronger material and are available in a wide range of colours, helping to match your home. Another advantage to composite doors is that they tend not to fade as quickly in direct sunlight like a uPVC door or a Timber door would.
A simple way to choose.
Choosing the right front door for your property isn’t always about the cost, sometimes it is a personal preference on style, design and colour or of course quality. If you decide on choosing a quality door with a beautiful design for your home, this will always give you the desired kerb appeal you are looking for. uPVC doors tend to be a more economically priced door compared to a composite door, timber doors and composite doors are usually more expensive.
Composite doors are available with a realistic wood grain texture effect, giving you the traditional feel of a timber door. They also come in a vast selection of colours that make it look very stylish and suitable for any property. They’re easy to clean, weather resistant and robust, with little chance of warping, cracking and needing to paint.
Things to know before you purchase.
Ensure to check before purchasing a new front door that the provider supplies you with an installation guarantee. Buy from a reputable company, one that will be around for the next 10 years. This will help with any issues with the installation or the door. 10-year guarantees are an industry standard.
Composite door benefits.
- Reduce Energy Bills.
- Thermal Efficient.
- Different Colours and Finishes.
- Reduce Carbon Footprint.
- Weather resistant
- Easy to clean.
Composite doors can come in a wide range of styles, designs and colours and there is a great range of finishes to match. Having a high-quality composite door as part of your home over a lesser door allows you to express your own personality in your home.
St Helens Windows is able to provide you with composite, uPVC, aluminium and wooden doors. For more information on our range of doors. Call us today on 01744 611 203 and speak to a member of our door specialist team.