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Types of Wood for Internal Doors

June 1st, 2012

So, here goes with some advice about internal doors. It seems logical to begin with a post about choosing the material...

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French Doors

July 24th, 2012

French Doors are increasingly popular as people seek to maximise light levels in their homes. If you have an attractive...

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Luxury Designer Wallpaper – Our Top 5 Right Now

August 5th, 2017

How Can You Choose The Best Luxury Designer Wallpaper for Your Home? Nothing says 'Welcome to my Humble Abode' like the main wall of...

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Interior Design Winter Trends; what to look out for in 2017

July 7th, 2017

Interior Design Winter Trends for 2017 - possibly the furthest thing from our minds right now. The evenings are still gloriously light...

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Doors – Solid Wood vs Veneered Wooden Doors?

June 25th, 2012

At Doorsan we are often asked which is best: solid wooden doors or veneered wooden doors? Some people assume that...

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St Louis Oak Doors

August 9th, 2012

[caption id="attachment_380" align="alignleft" width="69"] St Louis panelled oak internal door[/caption] [caption id="attachment_383" align="alignright" width="72"] St Louis Oak Glazed Internal Door[/caption]...

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Internal Fire Doors

July 12th, 2012

Here’s some info about certified fire doors to help guide you if you need to buy fire doors (F60 or...

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November 14th, 2012

What gives a timber door a unique characteristic? Often it is the detailing and use of added mouldings. An important...

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Property Bucket List

January 5th, 2013

The New Year is here and with it the never ending Bucket List which we add to at this time...

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Treat your new timber doors with the respect they deserve

January 9th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_639" align="alignleft" width="144"] Woodstain[/caption] When you have selected your new interior timber doors and received delivery, what comes next?...

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Interior Design Choices

February 4th, 2013

The term Interior Design is well recognise these days. I suppose in a basic form it may describe a collection...

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Set Up for Doubles

February 11th, 2013

Although we are certainly not over the Winter yet there are days when the sun appears and the bulbs are...

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Minimalist Decoration

February 8th, 2013

An ever popular interior design choice, minimalist decoration can be viewed as stylish or boring depending on your personal choice....

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Oak Internal Doors

March 13th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_1083" align="alignright" width="204"] Pesaro oak door used in combination with an oak floor[/caption] Oak furniture and flooring is a...

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How do we choose our Custom Door Designs ? It’s a thoughtful process.

April 13th, 2013

In February I wrote a Blog explaining why we also supply Made to Measure timber doors.  The sales of Custom...

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Scandinavian Interiors influenced by the Happy Danes

March 15th, 2013

Denmark has once again been ranked as the happiest nation in the world. This was issued again and this time...

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Nostalgia Trends in Interiors

May 9th, 2013

Nostalgia is a powerful fashion trend, which has emerged over the last few years, affecting both clothes and interior design...

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I am renovating my home. How can I bring more natural light into my property?

April 29th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_1681" align="alignleft" width="183"] Frosted glazed door, used in a hallway to allow additional natural light[/caption] There is a great...

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Accessorising your timber door is cheaper than choosing special wedding shoes

June 7th, 2013

Recently I was shopping for shoes as I needed a casual pair to wear everyday during the spring and summer...

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What is the difference between Hardwood and Softwood doors?

May 15th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_1619" align="alignleft" width="201"] Pine Tree (Softwood)[/caption] As suppliers of wood doors our customers often ask us about the types...

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Let the light in with the Mega Room divider range of doors

June 14th, 2013

At Doorsan we have a wide range of internal timber doors, including many glazed designs. After a long dark winter,...

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Timber Door Terminology Made Simple

May 19th, 2013

The more I work with timber doors the more I learn. Here are a few terms relating to our products,...

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Measuring a Door: UK Timber Door Supplier Helps with Size Conversion Chart

June 3rd, 2013

Measuring things does not always come naturally to everyone and when the 'metric system' was introduced this compounded the problem...

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Choosing Internal Bi-fold doors to Match other Doors in your Property.

June 24th, 2013

In this Blog I am focussing on internal Bi-folding doors which is a product our company has supplied in the...

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How can I use wooden doors in creative ways? Here are some ideas

July 8th, 2013

We often take the doors in our properties very much for granted, We open them often, clean them as part...

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Dynamo is a Local Bradford Lad! Another reason for Bradford to be proud!

July 11th, 2013

You may well be familiar with Dynamo, the mega famous magician/illusionist known throughout the world. He first appeared on Richard...

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How are wood veneers used in the door industry?

July 24th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_481" align="alignright" width="216"] A cross section of an engineered door showing the veneer and construction[/caption] Our customers often ask...

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Popular Glazed, Internal Wooden Doors available in all timbers

July 17th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2194" align="alignleft" width="300"] The British Standard mark on toughened safety glass, pattern 10 door[/caption] We sell a lot of...

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Back to school! Time to renovate old doors.

September 2nd, 2013

It's that time of year again when planning for the kids going back to school happens. Getting new uniforms, school...

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Quality Doors Improve Property Sales! It’s a well know fact

September 6th, 2013

  There is something quite satisfying about a solid feeling car door that closes with ease whilst giving you the...

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Are Bathroom Doors absolutely necessary for open plan living?

September 9th, 2013

A friend of mine is in the process of buying a new home and is struggling to find the perfect...

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Stylish Oak Doors New Range Launch!

October 7th, 2013

At Doorsan we are committed to sourcing and selling a wide selection of beautiful internal and external timber doors. We...

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Needing Bargain Doors if your on a budget? buy before they’re out of stock

October 14th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2844" align="alignright" width="300"] Our bargain doors section shows all products on sale[/caption] At Doorsan we have a wide selection...

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What are the dangers of using Tinted Glass for Doors?

November 13th, 2013

I went away with my husband this weekend for a well earned rest and change of scenery. We had a...

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What’s new in Flooring Trends often helps with timber door style choices.

November 6th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2999" align="alignleft" width="300"] Balterio loft white flooring used in combination with walnut and white doors, image ©[/caption] What...

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Cottage Internal Doors deserve good quality Handles and Hardware

January 20th, 2014

I recently went away for a short break and stayed with some friends in a lovely cottage that we rented...

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New ‘On trend’ Paint Colours inspire interior design!

November 8th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_3034" align="alignleft" width="281"] Clear pine doors usually require a paint, stain or varnish finish[/caption] I recently wrote a Blog...

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Crafty Additional Storage Space From Your Door

January 27th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_3419" align="alignright" width="288"] A door storage hanger on a Adelphi door[/caption] At Doorsan we are focused on selling quality...

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Sliding Doors – Used in the TV programme Stars In Their Eyes

February 3rd, 2014

[caption id="attachment_3471" align="alignright" width="300"] Many of our flush doors can be used as sliding doors, which often saves space when...

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Doors with the Signature of Quality

February 9th, 2014

A friend of mine and her husband are in the process of looking for a new home at the moment....

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A Pocket Door is a Neat, Stylish, Sliding Door Solution

February 17th, 2014

Pocket doors will not only provide a superb space saving door opening but will add an architectural detail to your...

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Should a Door Swing In or Out? – Guidance for hanging a Timber Door

February 11th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_3499" align="alignright" width="336"] Door Swing Diagram as shown on © Sumudu[/caption] At Doorsan we are asked a variety...

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There’s a Lot to Consider when Purchasing Doors!

April 25th, 2014

What is there to say about doors? This is a question that many of my friends and acquaintances often ask,...

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New Collection of Oak and Walnut Interior Doors – from Doorsan Ltd

March 24th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_3681" align="alignright" width="79"] Ostria Oak[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3682" align="alignright" width="79"] Sirocco Oak[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3680" align="alignright" width="72"] Mistral Oak[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3679"...

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Door Safety

June 16th, 2014

Normally when you think about door safety, you think about the security of your property, however this Blog post is...

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Quality timber doors! What makes a timber door first-rate?

April 5th, 2014

As one of the leading timber door suppliers in the UK we pride ourselves in understanding what makes a good...

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Looking for Office Doors? – Special custom sizes are available!

June 23rd, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4043" align="alignright" width="300"] Office door image © LaMedia[/caption] There have been a number of studies linking attractive office environments...

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House Price Increases Vary Significantly Throughout the UK

July 3rd, 2014

Many of our customers are buying doors for homes they have recently purchased or sometimes we have customers who are...

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How to choose the correct door frames for your timber doors

September 15th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4090" align="alignright" width="288"] Adjustable internal frame kit cross section[/caption] While reading a social media advice page I came across...

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Having a problem with Slamming Doors? Can a new door be the answer?

July 28th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4099" align="alignright" width="349"] Mechanical door closer image © Bernd in Japan & used under CC license[/caption] I have a daughter who is...

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Kitchen Decorating ideas – Start with a new kitchen door!

August 18th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4110" align="alignright" width="300"] Denver kitchen image © Moores Furniture Group, All rights reserved[/caption] Studies suggest that most people decorate...

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Internal Bi-Folding Doors

August 25th, 2014

Do you have a requirement for a new internal door but have limited opening space? To clarify! when a standard...

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Fire Door Safety Week is 15th – 21st September

September 11th, 2014

The week commencing the 15th -21st of September is fire door safety week and so the the BWF Certifire (British...

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What are the Standard Timber Door sizes in the UK?

July 31st, 2014

Customers choose doors for many reasons, maybe they are creating a new build or have purchased a property with doors...

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Glazed Doors for a Nursery – are they suitable?

September 18th, 2014

We recently had an enquiry from a customer for a collection of new doors for their nursery facility. During the...

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Is it Time For DIY and choosing new doors?

September 22nd, 2014

There have been some interesting findings lately regarding the amount of time we spend using digital devices and the extensive...

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“To Boldly Go” Door Designs are now trending!

September 25th, 2014

Amongst our wide selection of doors at Doorsan we have a number of traditional styles, a wide range of modern,...

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Back to Black in Interior Trends

September 29th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4214" align="alignright" width="300"] Black and White Wallpaper image © Douglas Stridsberg and used under CC license[/caption] Black is constantly...

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Good News Internal Pitch Pine Doors now available again from Kershaws!

October 13th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_4230" align="alignright" width="245"] Image © Leonard214 via Wikimedia Commons under CC License[/caption] We often receive enquiries about our internal...

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Repair or Replace Timber Doors?

November 7th, 2014

Are you the kind of person that repairs an item or would you rather go out and buy a new...

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The Oak Mega is Probably one of our most popular Contemporary Doors

December 8th, 2014

[caption id="attachment_415" align="alignright" width="225"] Close up of the Mega oak internal door showing the grain of the timber and deep...

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Doors Designs usually have a place name!

November 27th, 2014

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="173"] External Kensington decorative glazed door[/caption] At Doorsan Ltd we pride ourselves in keeping up with the...

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Toilet Doors need suitable handles and locks!

January 12th, 2015

This may seem like a strange topic for a Blog post, but I recently saw an amusing sign on a...

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Choosing a White Door Internal Door – There are lots of options!

January 22nd, 2015

You may be fooled into thinking that you have a limited range of options when searching for a white internal...

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Glass Panels Above Internal Doors

January 29th, 2015

Why would Glass Panels be above Doors? Our friend recently moved into a new house which has glass panels above...

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Hardwood External and Internal Doors

February 2nd, 2015

Hardwood doors are always a popular choice amongst customers and at Doorsan we have over fifty styles of hardwood external...

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Inspired by Channel 4 Frasier Crane’s Door

February 5th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_4419" align="aligncenter" width="624"] The internal Sassari door has a similar pattern to the doors features in Frasier's apartment[/caption] Frasier...

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Working from Home? Need a New Door for your Home Office?

February 9th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_4430" align="alignright" width="199"] Home Office image © Maegan Tintari and used under CC License[/caption] It seems that the number...

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Hospital Doors can be a source of transferring infections!

February 12th, 2015

As I write this blog post I am sitting in a hospital waiting room and I can't help but notice...

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Mirrored Doors can be useful if fitted with safety mirrors.

March 12th, 2015

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="307"] Image © Anastasia2011 and used under CC License[/caption] I have a memory of a family friend's...

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Kitchen design trends 2015 inspire other door choices in properties

March 16th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_4466" align="alignright" width="300"] Door painting spray shop[/caption] As suppliers of timber doors it is important that we are aware...

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Looking for Art Deco doors for your Interior Design?

March 19th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_3006" align="alignright" width="380"] Powhatan Apartments door image © colros[/caption] Art Deco is a design style that was first recognised...

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Let Down By The Doors

March 23rd, 2015

I have a friend who is looking for a new house at the moment and she is viewing several properties...

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2015 Interior Home Accessory Trends

April 20th, 2015

Interior design has obvious connections with home accessory choices and the recent internet sites such as Pinterest with their ‘Hot...

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Open Plan Offices Can Be Damaging to Your Health and Well-being!

April 23rd, 2015

[caption id="attachment_4577" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Open Plan Office Space image © Foundation7 and shared under CC license[/caption] A recent study has...

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Saltbox, a custom made door with traditional styling

April 30th, 2015

At Doorsan we have a door model called the Saltbox. This is an unfinished oak interior door. It is a...

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Internal and External Custom sized Doors, a perfect solution.

May 11th, 2015

Property in the UK is generally very individual in styling and my opinion is thats the way it should be,...

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The Power of Hotel Review Sites as they help improve businesses

May 18th, 2015

We had an interesting call from a customer recently who explained that he owned a bed and breakfast and required...

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Vivaldi Internal Door

May 21st, 2015

At Doorsan we have a collection of Pre-finished, internal doors called Vivaldi. This includes two complementary styles including a prefinished Oak...

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Interior White Doors – do you need help in choosing?

June 18th, 2015

White doors are a very popular and top selling product at Doorsan Ltd, particularly for home renovation projects. We have...

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Buying Internal Doors

September 7th, 2012

If you are thinking of buying internal doors, here are some things to consider… Door Material Internal doors are available...

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Mega Oak Doors

October 8th, 2012

If you are looking for modern oak internal doors then our collection of prefinished oak Mega doors may be just...

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When to make changes to interior decoration?

June 29th, 2015

Its interesting to find out why people make changes to their properties. Working in the architectural and interior design industry...

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Britain’s Modern Architectural Heritage – High and Over

July 22nd, 2015

While watching TV recently I caught a snippet of a program referring to High and Over House in Amersham, Buckinghamshire....

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Top Interior Trends for Autumn 2015 – Doorsan Style File

September 8th, 2015

As I trained as an interior designer I am always interested in the latest trends for property interior schemes and...

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Black Oiled Doors and How to Keep them Black.

July 14th, 2017

What Can You Do to Keep your Black Oiled Doors, Black? Taking a step back to watch the joiner put...

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Doorsan Video

June 26th, 2012

Doorsan - the company video introducing the business and the stunning range of internal and external doors. Selling internal and external...

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Walnut Internal Doors

July 2nd, 2012

Walnut Timber Walnut is a distinctive timber used in the most luxurious of settings - think of the plush walnut...

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Trends in Interior Doors

June 21st, 2012

At Doorsan we like to monitor trends in internal wooden doors and we know that many customers like to keep...

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Measuring Internal Doors

July 5th, 2012

We get a lot of questions about door sizes and how to measure doors so here’s an explanation that should...

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Solid Wood Doors and Other Key Trends for Interiors in 2020

January 22nd, 2020

Trends come and go but solid wood doors are a timeless investment and they enhance a home. So when we...

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pre-hung door sets

Pre-Hung Door Sets | Everything You Need to Know

January 30th, 2020

In the interior door industry, the buzzword of the moment is pre-hung door sets. If you’re unfamiliar with this term...

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