Why choose our UPVC French doors
A timeless classic for creating space
French doors are perfect for opening a home to the outside, e.g. a conservatory or a garden. Manufactured from thermally advanced frame materials, with energy efficient glazing units and with market leading security systems for peace of mind. UPVC French doors from Crystal will suit any property and with a 10-year manufacturer’s warranty will last for years to come with minimal maintenance.
Features of our UPVC French doors
The benefits of UPVC French doors
Energy Efficiency: UPVC French doors provide excellent insulation, helping to maintain a consistent indoor temperature and reduce energy consumption by minimizing heat transfer.
Durability: UPVC is a durable material that is resistant to weather elements such as rain, wind, and sunlight. This ensures your French doors will remain in good condition over time with minimal maintenance.
Low Maintenance: UPVC French doors are virtually maintenance-free. They don’t require painting or staining and can be easily cleaned with simple soap and water.
Security: UPVC French doors come with advanced locking systems and security features, making your home more secure and giving you peace of mind.
Aesthetic Appeal: These doors are available in various styles and finishes, allowing you to choose a design that complements your home’s aesthetics and adds to its overall appeal.
Sound Insulation: UPVC French doors provide good sound insulation, helping to reduce noise from the outside environment and creating a quieter indoor space.
Customisation: You can customise UPVC French doors to fit your specific requirements, including size, style, colour, and glazing options.
Affordability: UPVC French doors are generally more affordable than doors made from materials like wood or aluminum, making them a cost-effective choice.
Weather Resistance: UPVC is naturally resistant to moisture, making these doors ideal for areas with wet or humid climates.
Longevity: Thanks to their durability and resistance to various environmental factors, UPVC French doors have a long lifespan, providing value for your investment.
Easy Operation: French doors are designed to open wide, providing a spacious opening for easy movement between indoor and outdoor spaces.
Property Value: Adding UPVC French doors can enhance your home’s curb appeal and potentially increase its resale value.
Your colour options
Mates Rates offers a range of colour options and all these choices are available in dual colour specification, eg Chartwell Green on outside faces and White on inside faces. All colours shown below are a guide. Before making your final decision please ensure you have seen a foil swatch.
All products come with the following benefits
Marketing leading thermal performance
End of life products are given a new lease of life via recycling
Manufactured to the highest quality standards, fully accredited and CE Marked
Lifetime security guarantee on hardware
Our Scottish installation team currently services central Inverness, Glasgow and Aberdeen, including the surrounding areas in a 40 mile radius. Our team will be happy to visit Nairn, Dingwall, Alness, Beauly to fit your new composite doors.
UPVC French doors are double doors with glass panels, typically hinged, and made from UPVC material known for durability, energy efficiency, and low maintenance.
UPVC stands for unplasticized polyvinyl chloride. It’s a strong, weather-resistant material often used in windows and doors due to its performance and easy upkeep.
Adjusting French doors involves tweaking hinges or rollers. Consult the manufacturer’s guidelines for specifics, or get in touch with our expert installation team to ensure proper alignment and operation.
French door prices vary by size, style, and features. To get an accurate quote, we need to assess your specific requirements and dimensions.
Fitting UPVC French doors requires expertise. It involves preparing the opening, aligning the doors, securing them, and ensuring proper insulation. Our professional installation team ensure a precise and secure fit.
Check weatherstripping and seals. If drafts persist, minor adjustments to hinges or locks might help. For best results and a tailored answer, get in touch with our expert team for help.
Insulate French doors by ensuring proper weatherstripping, adding draft excluders, and using thermal curtains. Opting for double or triple glazing enhances insulation.
Enhance security with multi-point locking systems, deadbolts, and security bars. Ensure hinges are secure, and consider installing laminated or toughened glass. We offer an optional shoot bolt, bi-directional locking features and forged brass hooks to ensure security.
Yes, roller blinds can be fitted to French doors. Specialised blinds with secure brackets are available. Consult a blind professional to ensure proper installation.