More Facts & Stats on Our Bi-Fold Doors
- Flush or standard rebate options available when ordering your bifolds
- Door panels up to 3,500mm in height and 1,250mm wide
- 70mm thermal aluminimum profiles designed for energy efficiency
- High quality security mechanisms built into every bifold
- Pop out handles on all doors for a super slick means of access
- Multi point locking built into all bifold doors
- Integrated blinds are available in both electric and manual options
Colours & Finishes
All bi-fold doors are painted and coated with high quality, long lasting paint that is designed to last the test of time, hence why we are able to offer a 10 year guarantee inclusive of all bifold door orders. All finishes are first class with low maintenance attached, subsequently, your bifold doors will only require a quick wipe down once or twice per annum.
Gives a lovely finish to any house and home, being a neutral shade it combines with almost all colour schemes that you have in situ. Smart and practical you can't go far wrong with white.
Classic and classy, the dark smart shade also goes with almost all other colours that you have in your home. Adds that really smart solid affect against your other finishes.
So if you've considered the white and black but they don't grab you, then grey's going to be the shade for you. Stylish and also sits alongside almost any other colour you have.
All colours come supplied with a 10 year warranty for long term reassurance. Only the highest quality materials are used which are professionally applied by experienced industry experts. Hence the ability to offer a 10 year warranty on all colour options we apply for you.
As we are the manufacturers of our own range of products, when it comes to selecting glass for your bifold doors, any preference is possible. We can accommodate your requirements across your chosen selection, whether you wish to maintain a more traditional single glaze look and feel or whether you would prefer a more modern, energy efficient and more secure solution such as double, treble or even quadruple glazed bifold doors. Either way, we can help advise and guide you on the best option for your home, however, our standard double glazing solution looks really great - high quality, secure, easy to clean and very energy efficient too!
All our doors and windows have been submitted to the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS for short!) to gain the all important Industry standard PAS 24 accreditation, this involves a rigorous testing procedure at their independent testing facility. This ensures that the product meets and gains the PAS 24 - Part of The British Standard stable of excellence and minimum security requirements (previously the BS7950) and assesses the security performance of the glazing for windows and external doors against possible forced entry and intrusion by an unwanted 'visitor'. We are confident in all of our products, special attention is paid to good design, safety and security so you can be sure of purchasing a truly quality product.
We invite you to our lovely showroom in Colchester where you will be advised and guided through the various options by one of our knowledgeable and friendly assistants. We are here to help so don't hesitate to either call us or drop by - You will be amazed at the variety, the quality and the shear beauty that a Bifold door brings to your home.
All bifold doors manufactured, built and assembled by Bifolds Bidesign are fully energy efficient meeting the highest attainable energy efficiency ratings for fixed windows. Subsequently, if you want care for your home and eco friendly warmth all year round, why look anywhere else, other than Bifolds Bidesign for high quality bi-folding doors.
All of our bifold doors come with long lasting, sturdy bi-fold suitable hardware options as standard. We understand you might prefer traffic handles for your bifold doors over t-handle solutions dependent upon usage and the number of people in your household or overall most fitting solution based on your home and or personal preference. This is why we produce bespoke bifold doors as we want to ensure every detail is tailored to you.
Our handles are of the highest quality and can be matched for look and colour to whichever Bi-Fold door system you chose from us.
They are strong, robust and hardwearing. Sleek and stylish too!
We only use the best, it is the hinge that takes most of the workload as you can imagine, a bi-fold door depends on its hinges to deliver that wonderful folded back open to the outside feel we all love. Brings the garden indoors?
Really an important component of your bi-fold door system, you require easy-opening and smooth running when you open out your Bi-Fold doors and that is why we use the very best roller system to deliver exactly what you want and what you demand.
Whether you live in a small or large property and regardless of where your home is situated within your neighbourhood even with the best neighbours in the world, we all worry over the security of our homes. They are our nests, where we raise our families and need to be as secure as we can possibly make them with particular emphasis when it comes to windows, doors, lanterns and bifold doors.
These are the weak points for any house and can become the entry points of any unwanted 'visitor'. Our industry has responded with the introduction of the PAS 24 (2012) Security Standard, this is the line in the sand of the very minimum basic security requirements as dictated by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS for short!) So the door, window and lantern manufacturer submits their product and is granted this 'fit for purpose' standard. These measures have proven to be so effective in stopping intruders that the Police Service has had to plan differently when they are executing a warrant and making an arrest by forcing entry to the house of a suspect. Comforting information indeed and should go a long way to allaying any fears and worries you may have over the security of your home.
This is the very reason why we specialise in bifold security to ensure a force of entry is not possible other than through extreme instances which are almost impossible to prevent. As a company, we pay particular attention to security across all our product range and truly believe that we sell the most secure and highly tested bifold door solution on the market and we welcome you to put this to the test by visiting our showroom in Colchester, Essex.
Established over 160 years ago, the Winkhaus group is renowned as one of the best security mechanism manufactures worldwide. Experts in security, we work with this globally recognised manufacturer to ensure all tilt and turn window security systems that we install are highly regarded as the best in it’s class, as we only believe in the very best. ‘Because We Can’. If you want to learn more about Winkhaus visit their website, as you will see they are based in Kettering of the UK. Winkhaus is a company we are happy to be associated with in terms of quality and heritage and this is why we use their high quality products for most of our manufacturing processes, which are proven to be consistent here in the UK.
Yale Security Locks
Almost everyone has heard of Yale and if not, then you will have almost certainly used one of their door or locking systems. Yale is yet another well respected company which we are proud to confirm we work with by using their products throughout most of our manufacturing processes as well. Subsequently, if you love to buy quality products, then look no further than Bi-Folds Bi-Design based in Colchester, Essex, UK. “Because We Can”.
We find that most homeowners do not even consider how their bifold doors are going to fit and situate in their home and how their bi-folds are going to look and finish with both their internal and external flooring. Thankfully, this is an area we pick up on as it is inevitable most customers do not even give this a consideration, subsequently, give this some thought and consideration now. Essentially, if you want a high-quality, seamless, modern looking finish between your bi-folding doors and your internal and external flooring then you should contact us direct for leading advice on 01206 212 040
We use only the best! All our doors are Tested to the PAS 24 UK Standard and have various locking systems to satisfy your concerns about security. The components used are rigorously quality controlled and where necessary tested to the highest standards.
Doors can be provided in double or single configurations so are applicable for almost all design layouts. The materials used are light yet strong and have longevity so you can be sure of daily use across a long period of time. Suitable for application in New builds and / or refurbished older properties, you can be sure of the look, quality and lasting service where ever you fit them!
Let your imagination run riot! The number of configurations we can offer you is not limitless but certainly extensive; From a 2 pane span to a wonderful and impressive 7 pane spread as a standard, provided your property can accommodate such a solution. Please request details of the 8 pane and more option should that be on your ultimate wish list. It is a solution we love to fit because it looks so amazing and is really impressive. Creates that wonderful idea and feeling of bringing the outside in and the inside out.
As the name suggests, as a company we specialise in the design, manufacturing and installation of bifold doors for both residential and commercial properties. Unlike other bi fold door retailers, we manufacture all of our bi fold doors in our workshop located behind our showroom in Marks Tey, Colchester, Essex. Subsequently, if you wish to view, test and discuss all of the bi fold door variations, manufacturing process and time scales with us, you are most welcome to.
At Bifolds Bidesign we aim to make your life easy and this is why we made a considreable investment to produce an online system that enables you to design your very own set of bifolds at the comfort of your own home. Designing your own bifold door is no longer a chore as we have made it an easy and enjoyable experience for you and your entire family to get involved in. There is no cost to use our online system, simply click click this link to let the fun begin - design your bifold doors.
If you have ever been to a home with or currently own a home that has bifold doors, then you will be sold on the concept of owning your own bifolding doors already. Not only are bi-fold doors a modern and convenient addition to any property, it is also suggested that having bi-folding doors installed at your property can also increase the value of your property. Whether you are looking to have bifolds for aesthetic or practical reasons, there is no doubt that aluminium bifolding doors are the current and future hot seller when it comes to enhancing your home.
Fold & Slide Movements
Poorly manufactured bifold doors can be stiff and difficult to move, however, this is not something you will experience when ordering your doors through Bi-Folds Bi-Design. Not only are we a leading manufacturer of bifold doors, but we also have our own showroom in Colchester, Essex. Subsequently, you are most welcome to visit us to test the ease of sliding and opening all of the bi-fold doors we create. As you can see by looking at our images, we use a high quality and durable double-track roller system which is proven to enhance the strength, ease of use and sustainability of your bifolds.
High Security Performance
As our customers may have informed you or as you have seen in our showroom in Colchester, every bifold door we manufacture comes with a 70mm high performance aluminium profile system as standard. This not only offers enhanced durability and optimal mechanical performance, it also enhances the overall strength of your bifold. All bifold we produce are also fitted with a multi-point locking system and and advanced gearings both as standard. This ensures the highest levels of safety and security are applied to the bi-fold doors for greater peace of mind and reassurance. We are also very selective over the materials we use and this is why we invest into using patented products to ensure your bifold doors maintain a healthy shine for years to come. Your bi fold doors will retain their colour, shape and performance for years of enjoyable use.
Unlike most other bifold manufacturers, our products are tried and tested to ensure optimal energy efficiency is maintained all year round in any climate or weather conditions. This is why all aluminium products come with multi-chambers and thermal breaks within the profile of the bi-fold door as this is proven to reduce energy costs through a reduction in heat loss. As standard, all of our bi-fold doors are fitted with a 28mm double glazed unit and feature a high performance, soft coat glass designed to absorb solar energy from the outdoors and reflect internal heat back into your home. To ensure you save on your household heating bills month after month and to reduce your carbon monoxide emissions, all bi-fold doors we manufacture offer U-values which is as low as just 1.6 w/m2K.
We offer a variety of options when it comes to profiles, these are the frames for your windows and doors. You can make your choice based on shape and design, durability, energy efficiency and security - We have it covered!
Made from Aluminium which allows for the construction of inbuilt chambers that creates strength, insulation and security, coupled with the PAS 24 glazing of your choice. You are truly purchasing great quality, great look and great design.
You are most welcome at our friendly showroom in Colchester to discuss your requirements with our helpful and knowledgeable staff, who know a thing or three about everything 'bifold' - windows / doors, frames / glass, design and security - We are here to help you with your selections and guide you through all that we have to offer in the way of profiles.
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Visit Our Showroom
Some prefer to enquire online whilst others prefer to talk face to face. Some are happy with pictures and others would rather view and feel the products for themselves. Whichever you prefer, the choice is yours as we offer both options to all customers and our showroom is easily accessible via the A12 in Colchester, Essex.