Fantastic foursome of folding sliding doorsPublished on 26th October 2016
Folding sliding doors – also known as bi-folding doors – are transforming people’s homes on an increasing basis.
Originally only found in designer properties and television programmes such as Grand Designs, folding sliding doors are bringing a new sense of style and substance to homes.
Apropos is renowned for the high standard of its bespoke folding sliding doors, and here we showcase a fantastic foursome of Apropos projects in which folding sliding doors open up new standards of home living:
1) Bright orangery living room opened up with folding sliding doors
This bright orangery’s living room is opened up by two sets of four-panel, folding sliding doors. With their huge area of glass, an abundance of light is allowed to cascade into the living room, whether or not the folding sliding doors are open or not. Indeed, the folding sliding doors’ slim frames means just as much light is able to enter the living room when there folding sliding doors are closed. Even better, the presence of the folding sliding doors means that on warm days over 90 per cent of the ‘wall’ space can be opened up.
2) Kitchen diner’s amazing folding sliding doors
The amazing folding sliding doors of this cool kitchen diner help blend cutting edge internal living with contemporary outdoor style. Swept back, these folding sliding doors expose the magnificent kitchen diner area to a fabulous patio area, meaning when combined these two areas create a superb living space for family fun or social entertaining – thanks to the folding sliding doors.
3) Lovely listed building improved with folding sliding doors
It is hard to imagine how this lovely listed property could have been improved, until, that is, the owner decided to create a new orangery to the rear that incorporated beautiful folding sliding doors. Suddenly, marvellous heritage is combined with striking modernity to create a living area that is hard to beat, with the folding sliding doors right at the heart of the property’s renaissance.
4) Tasteful kitchen extension cooks up a treat with folding sliding doors
Apropos has cooked up a treat for the occupiers of this property, with two sets of folding sliding doors that open up the kitchen extension to perfection. There is no doubt that the new kitchen units and appliances are über cool, but there’s simply no doubt that these folding sliding doors are the cherry on the cake for the home’s discerning chefs.
It is therefore clear that fantastic folding sliding doors will be opening up even more new ideas for modern living in the years to come. For more inspiration, get your hands on a copy of our brochure here.Return to Blog