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You might assume that bi-fold doors are used solely as external doors in a home but you’d actually be wrong. Internal bi-fold doors are used extensively in properties worldwide, much more so actually, than external bifold doors.
Why your home needs internal bifold doors
Internal bi-fold doors are perfect for adding an elegance to your property, and are well-suited to the demands of entertaining in the evening. Through the innovative sliding and folding opening mechanism of bifold doors, you can create one large space from two smaller spaces and add a sense of theatre to your home. Investing in the right set of internal bifold doors can help to significantly enhance the beauty of your home and make a real impact on any dinner guests.
Internal bi-fold doors: an established history
Internal bi-fold doors have been used across the world for thousands of years.
Early examples of internal bi-fold doors in the Western world have been found in the ruins of the Roman town of Pompeii that was destroyed in a volcanic eruption in. The doors, which were buried under ash and effectively turned to stone due to the incredible heat of the eruption, were made of timber and are found in a wide variety of aristocratic buildings across the town.
Internal bifold doors have been used in Eastern cultures for thousands of years. Early examples are recorded in a wide range of Chinese and Japanese art. They are traditionally made of timber and slide and fold to allow you to open up as much or as little of a room as required.
Enhance your home with high quality internal bi-folds from a timber door specialist
Reddish Joinery have been crafting high quality timber doors for nearly 50 years. As a result, we know what we’re doing when it comes to creating beautiful internal bifold doors made from timber. From our dedicated factory in Reddish, our team of skilled and experienced joiners and craftsman can create the perfect set of bespoke internal bifold for your home.