The rise in the popularity of bifolding doors may put down to the lifestyle and home design programmes such as Grand Designs. Others say it is down to the change in living environments. Homeowners have adopted the trend for open plan living, more family rooms and combined spaces in the home.
Even if you currently have a standard set of french or patio doors, they can easily be replaced with bifolding doors. Whatever the reason bi-folding doors are currently very attractive, and this is evident by a significant number of manufacturers and installers now in the market and bespoke door manufacturers.
With a bifolding door, the main advantage with the ability to open up an entire space when open. When closed, bifolding door enables the same extensive views outdoors associated with patio doors. Capacity to create flush floor levels and a seamless transition from inside and out is another benefit.