bifold traffic door

What is a bifold traffic door?

A traffic door is a part of your bifold door configuration. It acts as a traditional part of the door that is designed to be opened more often than the other doors. Therefore allowing easy access in and out of your home. If you don’t have a bifold traffic door, your doors will have internal handles but nothing that will allow you to open the doors from the outside.

traffic door external handle

Why should you have a traffic door?

Bifold doors are fantastic for opening to bring your home and garden together. However you don’t want to open all the door fully just to get outside to hang the washing out. What would make your life easier in this situation? A traffic door that can be opened as a normal door, but is also part of the bifolds. This will still give you the views outside when they are closed.

Do you need a bifold traffic door?

It may be a good idea to get a traffic door if this door will be your only access into and out of the garden. Alternatively you’ll need one if you will need to use the door regularly.

How can you get a traffic door into your bifolds?

The easiest way to build in a traffic door is to choose an odd number of leaves. Working closely with the bifold door manufacturers will help you get the best design for your doors. Choosing how many leaves you want and which way your doors should open is not a decision that you need to make on your own. Therefore our team are more than happy to help.

bifold door opening

You can build in a bifold traffic door should you need one, the best people to advise you on this would be our team. Traffic doors can be very useful. Why not give us a call on 07771 896175, or leave us your details here and we will call you back.

Ian Richardson

Author Ian Richardson

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