Understanding Door Types

 

The first step in choosing the perfect interior door is understanding the various types available. Let's delve into some of our most common options:

 

Panel Doors

Panel doors are probably the most common type of interior doors in the UK. They are ubiquitous in period houses and come in various styles. The standard type of this internal door features one to four panels and became popular during the eighteenth century.

Our Panel doors are a well-liked style and include the following designs (1, 2, 3 and 4 Panel):

 

Focus Doors

Introducing our Focus Door Collection: A modern door type that features clean lines and a simple flush design. These doors offer sleek simplicity for contemporary interiors, combining minimalist charm with practicality.

Our Focus door designs also include:

 

Fluted Doors

Elegance and sophistication define fluting, making it a top choice in the design industry. Crafted by Doorsan, our exclusive doorsets are available in various paint finishes, ensuring a refined, textured look for your spaces.

Choose from the following Fluted styles:

 

Grooved Doors

Experience sophistication with our Grooved Door Range. Delicately routed grooves impart texture and depth to a classic door style. These designs offer an extra dimension, delivering a tactile and visually pleasing textured look.

Door designs in the Grooved range include:

 

Inlay Doors

Designed with a contemporary style, these interior doors feature inset-emulated metal effect inlays. Combining these inlays with a dominant or balanced surface finish gives your project a unique look. Choose from Satin Silver, Brass Bronze, or Painted RAL colours.

Door designs in the Inlay collection include:

 

Lattice Doors

Make a statement with our Lattice Door Range - an exclusive collection by Doorsan. These doors feature intricate fretwork and lattice patterns, blending tradition with modern design. Customise with metallic or contrasting paint to create a functional work of art for your interiors.

Choose from the following Lattice designs:

 

Metal Trim Doors

This collection offers a cost-effective option for larger residential projects. These door models can be crafted in natural wood, painted, or adorned with decorative laminate finishes. Complete the look with trims available in polished chrome, gold brass, or satin aluminium.

Door designs in the Metal Trim collection include:

 

Fire Safety Considerations

 

When selecting interior doors, it's important to consider safety, especially in the context of fire prevention. Fire doors are a crucial element of any home, and they play a significant role in inhibiting the spread of flames.

Regulations may vary depending on your location and the type of building, but there are some general guidelines to keep in mind. Fire doors shouldn't look any different from regular doors, but they have features designed to inhibit the spread of flames, including an intumescent seal.

This seal is designed to expand when temperatures rise above 200°C, tightly sealing the gap between the door and the frame. Fire doors are typically necessary for houses that are over two storeys high. In such cases, every door of a habitable room leading to a stairwell must be a fire door, usually applying to bedrooms and not bathrooms or toilets.

 

Choosing the Right Interior Doorsets

 

Now that you have acquired a comprehensive understanding of the types of doors, materials, and the critical consideration of fire safety, let's delve deeper into the process of selecting the perfect interior doorsets for your space. This stage is where your vision meets reality, and you have the opportunity to make choices that align perfectly with your design goals and functional requirements.

 

Visual Appeal

Your door's appearance is one of the most visible and impactful design elements in your space. It sets the tone for the room and contributes to its overall style. When considering aesthetics, take the following into account:

 

Functionality

As well as their beauty, consider the practical functions your interior doors need to fulfil. Each room in your home or project may have different requirements:

 

Durability

Interior doors are an investment, and you want them to last. Choosing durable doors reduces the need for frequent replacements and maintenance. Here's how to ensure durability:

Check out our earlier post - The Advantages of Doorsan Doorsets.

 

Budget

It's essential to establish a budget for your interior doors. Knowing this from the outset can help you narrow down your options and make choices that align with your financial plan. Doors come in a wide range of price points, so understanding your budget will guide your decision-making.

 

The Doorsan Difference

 

Choosing the right interior doors is a crucial step in the design and purpose of your space. Whether you're an interior designer, developer, or homeowner, Doorsan offers a range of meticulously crafted doors that cater to your unique vision and requirements.

By taking into account the visual appeal, practicality, and quality, you can elevate the attractiveness and usability of your living area. Doorsan Doorsets emerge as the perfect selection for converting your interior into a space that seamlessly combines beauty, efficiency, and durability.

Discover the Doorsan difference - why not discuss a project with our team?

 

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