3 years ago
A composite door is made up of a combination of materials. This means it can improve on the performance of standard uPVC and timber doors. With a rigid polymer frame and insulating foam core, the multi-layers provide barriers against the cold and severe weather. As well as their unique interior, their exterior also makes them stand out.
These doors have a woodgrain effect GRP (glass reinforced plastic) skin that’s damage and impact resistant. This lets them fit in perfectly in traditional as well as modern homes.
What are the benefits of a composite door for your home?
The aesthetic appeal is what people notice first when looking at the front of your home. Your front door is what people first see and approach so it’s important that it impresses and the composite doors do the job. With resistant GRP skin, the colour will never fade.
These doors have the timber look without the maintenance and with modern performance. Fine detailing adds to the authenticity of the composite door.
Do you feel a cold draught coming through your current front door? The installation of a composite door will put an end to that and better insulate your hallway.
Our composite doors have superbly low U-Values and by keeping out draughts and promoting heat gain, they will keep your energy costs down. During the lifespan of a composite door, you could save a huge amount of money.
The thermal performance of our composite doors is second to none. With a highly insulating core, your home will no longer suffer from cold spots or draughts.
The use of several materials to manufacture a composite door (including a proportion of wood) makes a composite door frame incredibly thick, much thicker than your ordinary door frame.
Having a thicker door will vastly reduce the chances of someone breaking into your property as this thickness will make it practically impossible for someone to force a locked composite door open.
These doors are extremely durable and rigid so provide more than enough protection against intrusion, the elements as well as regular wear and tear.
Essex Composite Doors won’t need repainting and the GRP skin keeps it protected against bumps and scratches. This durability will ensure that your new door stays looking good forever.
Composite doors really look the part! You could easily mistake a composite door for a traditional timber door as the frame has a very prominent and realistic wood effect.
This stylishness won’t diminish over time either, eliminating the need for maintenance. When the door gets dirty, you will only need to take a wet cloth to it to remove any marks – the paint brush can be left alone.
At Essex Composite Doors, you can design your own custom composite door online. We provide you with an easy-to-use online door designer where you can find your favourite frame, colour, glass, style and more. Our door designer helps you find a perfect door that suits your needs.
November 22, 2022
Create that festive look Give your composite front door that festive feel for Christmas with our top tips for creating a merry welcome to your home. Create a...Read full story
October 17, 2022
Now more than ever, we want to keep our homes warm. With energy prices on the up, we can lose around 35% of heat through our front doors, so whilst...Read full story
September 16, 2022
Grey is a neutral colour that can work with almost any property style and most colours of stone and brick, making it a versatile choice. Grey has become one of...Read full story
September 16, 2022
Choosing composite door colours for your home can be a difficult decision to make. Do you go bright and bold or subtly sleek? It can be difficult to visualise what...Read full story