Move over PVC bi-fold doors, in 2018 it’s all about stylish, black steel framed doors and windows! The traditional variety are generally known to be thermally inefficient and expensive. However, there are many new companies on the market, whose products can be much more thermally efficient and cost effective, and we’ve listed some below to get you started.
How much do steel doors and windows cost?
As size and performance requirements affect the cost so greatly, it’s worthwhile getting quotes from different companies. Here are a few of the best to get you started:
Fabco Santuary – this company have done some stunning projects – http://www.fabcosanctuary.com/
Duration – these are actually aluminium but they say they are half the price so worth a look! https://www.duration.co.uk/Heritage-Windows.asp
IQ Glass – their Mondrian range is perfect for internal walls and room dividers – https://www.iqglassuk.com/products/mondrian-internal-steel-framed-doors/s14960/
The Green Window Company – have both aluminium and steel versions – http://www.thegreenwindowcompany.co.uk/steel-door-gallery/4561534949
Hedgehog Aluminium – even have bi-folds – https://www.hedgehogaluminium.com/product-types/steel-look-bi-fold-doors/s18664/
Bronze Casements – a similar look, but these guys do it in bronze! https://www.bronzecasements.com/
How to get the right look with steel doors and windows
Inspiration from Design for Me architects
A rear extension using black framed steel doors and skylights
Steel framed bifold doors with fixed glazing above
Interior black steel framed doors between a bedroom and dressing room
Interior black steel framed doors between hall and living area
Black steel framed skylights over a side return extension
Bifold doors with thin black metal steel frame
Bright, light extension maximising the slim plan of this house using thin framed black steel doors and skylights
Super thin framed black sliding doors
Black steel framed doors to side and rear extension
Black steel framed interior doors to kitchen renovation
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