For the DIY enthusiast, internal doors may not seem like an exciting project. But the right door could be just what a room needs, a home even. When it comes to doors, the options are endless. Depending on the room, or the style you’d like, there are plenty of design options. But, you don’t always have to go for the common door. How about a door that can appear and disappear, as you open and close it?
What’s a Bifold Door?
A bifold door is a door that slides open. As it slides open, its panels fold and stack against one another neatly against the wall. Despite this feature, they look like other doors. They can be made out of the traditional wood, or be constructed with both wood and glass. Their solid and sturdy constructions set them apart from your average door. It’s this heft to their build that keeps them shuddering as you open them.
If you’re looking to add something new and different, it’s time to invest in bifold doors for your home. Whether you’re in the market for added style or feel for your home, one or two new doors may be exactly what a room needs.
What are the Benefits of Going Bifold?
- Adds Illusion to the room
The addition of this folding doors creates the illusion of extra space in a room. And, depending on their placement, bifold doors could allow more light to enter the room. Imagine, your living or bedroom, bright and spacious with just the addition of a door.
- Adds Both Style and Functionality
The customizability of a bifold door makes it adaptable to all tastes and home designs. No matter the style, a bifold door is a slim and attractive profile. And with a range of colors, styles, and materials, you’re guaranteed to end up with a beautiful addition to your interior design. With a bifold door, you won’t have to sacrifice functionality for the sake of design. A bifold door is still a door, and it does what a door should. It’s functional but looks good doing it.
- Energy Efficient
Who doesn’t want to save money? Their construction helps maintain room temperature. This keeps cool and warm air from entering or escaping, and you comfortable all year round. You get the whole package with a bifold door: you get style, functionality, and more money in your pocket.
- Practical and Low Maintenance
Despite its attractive modern contemporary design, a bifold door is still a door. It serves it’s purpose and looks good doing it. It’s also easy to maintain, needing only the occasional wipe down.
Bifold doors just don’t come in all shapes, sizes, nd designs. Their use expands to doors to rooms, patios, and decks, or even closets.
- Adds Value to Your Property
A little home improvement now can mean an increased value of your home later. Unlike with most doors, a bifold door can add monetary value to a property. If you’re interested in real estate, and the increasing value of your home, bifold doors can be a worthwhile investment.
Author: Brad Richardson