Why choose our patio doors
Space saving upvc patio doors with contemporary styling
Designed to maximise daylight and provide unhindered views with easy access to outside spaces, patio doors remain a favourite home improvement product and offer an ideal solution when space is at a premium.
MatesRates UPVC Patio doors are engineered to the highest standards and available in a variety of finishes and choice of sliding and fixed leaf combinations.
UPVC door leaves slide along an excellent stainless-steel track system, designed to ensure years of trouble free service.
These doors are supplied complete with Yale cylinder locks, handle set, steel frame reinforcements, rollers, thresholds, trims, bump stop and anti-lift blocks.
Fully manufactured using proven UPVC profiles, patio doors require little maintenance and will keep homeowner premises warm due to their energy efficient design.
Features of our UPVC patio doors
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 doors.
To adjust UPVC patio doors, locate the adjustment screws on the door’s hinges or rollers. Turning these screws clockwise or counterclockwise can help raise or lower the door, adjust its alignment, or improve its operation. Consult the manufacturer’s guidelines for specific instructions. Our expert installation team can arrange to do this, get in touch today to find out more.
Yes, UPVC patio doors can be painted, though our doors come in a range of colours. It’s essential to use specialised paint designed for UPVC surfaces. Cleaning the door thoroughly and sanding it lightly before painting ensures better adhesion. Spray painting is a suitable method, providing an even finish when done correctly.
The choice between UPVC and aluminium depends on your priorities. UPVC doors are known for energy efficiency, affordability, and low maintenance, while aluminium doors offer durability and sleek aesthetics. Consider your specific needs and preferences when making a decision.
Yes, you can change the hinges. If you’re experiencing issues with the hinges, consult our professional door technicians. They can replace the hinges with new ones to ensure the door functions correctly.