A new composite door can instantly refresh the exterior of your home, adding character and making an impressive difference for such a quick, small change. Composite front doors are incredibly popular for several reasons, transforming the look of a property. Want to know what your options are? Here we look at our Solidor composite doors to see what the innovative design provides for your home.
Solidor composite doors are a range of outstanding, industry leading, solid laminate and timber core composite doors. All Solidor doors combine traditional and contemporary styling with a selection of Secured by Design locking – providing your home with a stunning, high quality and secure entrance. Solidor features a thermally efficient solid timber core, lead free, 5 chamber profile with 100% recycled reinforcing and robust thermo plastic skins. There is also the option of an integral mobility access aluminium threshold.
Some key changes to Part L of the Building Regulations in England which focus on thermal performance and energy efficiency, came into force on 15 June 2022. This means that new doors that are fitted must achieve U-values of 1.6 W/(m2.K). All Solidor products are fully compliant with the new changes to the Building Regulations – making them some of the most environmentally efficient doors on the market.
It’s reassuring for homeowners to know that our composite doors are arguably the most secure on the market, featuring insurance and Police approved locking systems and we understand that knowing your home and family are protected is a crucial factor when choosing a new door. Rest assured, with Solidor’s unique reinforced door frame and Secured by Design accredited locking systems as well as being PAS24:2016 certified, your home will be super safe and secure.
So, with all the key factors covered for you, it’s time to decide which style works best for your home.
A range of truly contemporary designs to add a touch of style and sophistication to your home. The Solidor contemporary collection has been carefully designed and crafted from the finest materials, offering outstanding quality. There are 23 contemporary designs to choose from so you can choose a perfectly tailored composite door style to your home without compromise. The contemporary collection is ideal if you are looking to be in keeping with your modern property or add a statement entrance to your more traditional style house.
Each composite door in the traditional collection is suitable for both traditional and contemporary homes alike – adding a touch of elegance to any home. The wide selection of styles including the classic cottage style with its most distinguishing feature, the arched glazed panel. So, if you are looking to stay classic but with a modern twist, the traditional collection if perfect for your home.
Whether traditional or contemporary you will find the perfect finishing touch for your choice of door. Choose from stunning accessories and high security locks to make a real statement including the architectural range consisting of a suite of a letterplate, lever handle, ponytail knocker and an escutcheon, which is the flat piece of metal found around the keyhole or door handle.
The vibrant and authentic colours applied to Solidor doors is what distinguishes them from other composite doors, boasting 20 colour ways that can be used in your door design both internally and externally so you can either choose a single finish or mix and match by selecting complementary colours tailored to the interior of your home and the exterior.
If you are interested in transforming your home with a Solidor composite door from Bowalker, contact our expert team who can help with any advice or specific requirements of your project. To get started on your project, request a quote here and we will be in touch to discuss your dream entrance.
You can trust us with your transformation plans as we’re members of Checkatrade, FENSA and the Plastics Window Federation.