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09/02/2018

Shared Living: Do You Need Locks On Your Internal Doors?

With the cost of living and renting a property increasing each year, it’s no wonder that many are turning to shared living in order to be able to afford a decent property in an area they like. It makes sense, sharing the financial load for the sake of not always finding the bathroom or stove available is a great idea and a sacrifice to privacy that many are willing to make. However, not everyone is lucky enough to be able to live with a group of friends they’ve known for... Read More

02/02/2018

5 Things To Consider When Choosing A Patio Doorset

When you’re remodelling your home, patio doors probably aren’t the first things that come to mind. However, installing a patio doorset can actually offer a multitude of benefits to your home including extra light and much easier access to the garden from the main areas in your home. All sounds good, doesn’t it? But there are a few considerations you’ll need to take into account: Budget How much do you have to spend on your project? Could a patio doorset be accommodated in that budget? There are a few different... Read More

25/01/2018

Selling In The New Year? How To Make Your Home Stand Out

January is one of the most popular times for homeowners to turn their attention to selling their house in the Spring. But how can you make sure that your home stands out from the crowd when so many other homeowners have had the same idea? January-March is the perfect time to make a few simple home improvements that are sure to persuade buyers to pick your house over the hundreds of others on the market, so there’s never been a better time to take a look at your home compared... Read More

15/01/2018

Best Selling Doors of 2017

It’s been a fantastic year here at Leader Doors, and we’re already looking forward to finding out what 2018 has in store for us – but before we do, we thought it would be good for our customers to be able to see which were our best selling doors in 2017 to get a feel for the quality and design that other Leader Doors customers have been installing in their homes over the past year. As you know, doors can have a huge impact on the look and function of... Read More

07/12/2017

3 Ways To Strengthen Your Doors

Doors are a hugely important part of your home. External doors are what separates you from the horrible weather and unwelcome guests outside, and internal doors give you all the privacy you need inside your home whenever you need it most. All of our doors at Leader Doors have been manufactured to be as strong and durable as possible, but it’s natural that over time your doors will fall into varying states of disrepair. To give them a boost and restore their former glory, there are a few simple things... Read More

07/12/2017
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Xmas Schedule: FREE Shipping Day!

Left your festive shipping until the last minute? We’ve all been there! Santa Claus may not be able to save you, but Leader Doors can. I’m betting that you will want to ensure that your home looks the best it can for your guests this Christmas. Everyone deserves to be proud of their home, which is why here at Leader Doors, we want to help you along the way. Whether your presents are already wrapped and nestled safely under the tree, or you’re a last minute panic buyer (like me!),... Read More

01/12/2017

5 Ways to Brighten Up A Dark Room

There are a number of reasons that a room in your home can be darker than the others. The first and most obvious cause for your room being dark is that it has no windows, or perhaps you have windows in the room but they’re overshadowed by a wall or a tree just outside the window. Some homes just naturally don’t catch the sun, but whatever the reason for that room in your home being dark, the result is often that you don’t want to spend time in the room... Read More

23/11/2017

Turn Your Garden Gate Into a Focal Point

Your poor garden gate is often woefully overlooked, but it can be made into a lovely entrance to your garden if you pay it just a little extra attention! Often, garden gates will be the same height as your fencing, so you’ll need to make it stand out while ensuring that your garden fence is styled to suit. Here’s a few simple ways to create a garden gate worthy of being a focal point in your garden…. Hanging Plants Plants are an integral part of your garden. If you don’t... Read More

29/09/2017

When Should You Get A New Front Door?

Replacing your front door is probably not at the top of your to-do list when you’re thinking about decorating your home, but sometimes it can be an essential job that can save you money in the long run. A new front door can add to the value of your home, increase energy savings and improve the security of your home. But when to make the move and replace your front door? There’s a few factors to think about, and it’s not always as obvious as waiting until the door is... Read More

22/09/2017

Feng Shui Your Front Door

What’s the first thing you think about when we say Feng Shui? Feng Shui is the Chinese art of arranging spaces in the home to welcome positive energy (or chi) into our lives and get rid of any bad energy. Most people will think about rearranging their living rooms or bedrooms in particular when we mention Feng Shui, but your front door is actually a hugely important aspect of the art. The front door is considered to be the primary “mouth” of the chi, acting as a gateway to our... Read More