The Benefits of Bifold Doors

21st June 2022

Bifolds are becoming an increasingly popular choice for the home, and add that touch of luxury and style. They are also practical and convenient for any home, and if you have been thinking about having bifolds fitted in your home then make sure you carry on reading.

To help you with your choice, we’ve listed some of the top benefits of bifolds for your home.

  1. Maximise Natural Light

One of the most significant and obvious benefits of bifold doors is how much extra light they bring into your home. Bifold doors, due to their floor-to-ceiling design maximise the amount of light that comes into your home, whether they are open or closed. If your home seems particularly dark even when it’s sunny outside, bifold doors could be the solution to your problem.

   2. Low Maintenance

If you dislike cleaning windows constantly throughout the year, bifold doors are the solution - they are surprisingly easy to maintain! Bifolds are easier to clean because of the single panes of glass, rather than the multiple panes that windows and doors might have.

   3. Aesthetically Pleasing

If you are proud of your home, love keeping it in pristine condition and keep on top of the latest trends, you’ll love bifold doors. Not only do bifold doors provide you with a heap of benefits, but they also give your home a modern and luxurious feel.

Bring nature into your home..

   4. Get Closer to Nature

How do you bring nature into your home with bifold doors? Bifold doors are a great way to bring the outside in, allowing easy access into the garden, and creating a seamless transformation between the inside of your home and the outside. 

   5. Energy Efficient

Bifold doors are extremely energy efficient, and unlike other sliding door designs, they are designed and manufactured with energy efficiency in mind. The double/triple glazing is designed to keep the heat in your home, which in the long run will help with your energy bills. 

   6. Compact & Space Saving

If you don’t have a great deal of space in your home, bifold doors could be the perfect solution. When folded back, they take up very little room, also allowing you the benefits of completely opening up your wall. 

   7. Security

If you are worried about the security of your bifold doors, then worry no more. Bifold doors have high-security multi-point locking mechanisms that are fitted on opening sashes, with shoot-bolt locking and internally sealed units for added assurance. A greater level of security is provided with bifold doors, so you’ll always have peace of mind with your home security.


If you are considering installing bifold doors in your home and would like to speak to one of our experts for more information, please contact us on 01786 357252 or email us here. Available in any RAL or British Standard colour, our Visofold Bi-fold doors are polyester powder-coated for durability to maintain a fresh appearance year after year. There is also the option of dual colour, allowing you to choose different shades for the interior and exterior of the door, as well as real wood and metallic finishes. View our range of bifolds here