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What is a Fire Door? Purposes and costs

Understanding the types of doors and fire doors on the market is essential for making the right choice for your property. Whether you’re looking to replace the doors in a commercial property or a rental house, Leader Doors has all the information about fire doors you could need.  What is a fire door and what is the purpose of a fire door? Fire doors are an integral, and essential, part of a building’s passive fireproofing plan. They’re used for fire compartmentation which is the placing of physical barriers in strategic... Read More

5 Of The Best Bedroom Door Ideas

Your bedroom is one of the most intimate rooms in the house. It’s a space you can call your own and where you can relax and unwind. Whether you share it with a partner or treat it like a personal sanctuary, the door is the one way you can close it off from the rest of the world, offering your privacy and peace. Along with the decor and all-important furniture, choosing a suitable bedroom door is essential.  The doorway to your bedroom can reveal a lot about your personality and... Read More

6 Incredible Door Colour Ideas & Trends in 2022

First impressions, as you’re probably well aware, are important and there’s no better way to introduce guests to your home than with a welcoming entryway. Installing a unique and fun front door to your home expresses your personality and can make your home look warm and inviting.  Bright front doors are nothing new but the colours have come a long way since the limited range of hues traditionally used. Check out our favourite upcoming front door colour ideas for 2022 and give your threshold a refresh. 1. Soft and stylish... Read More

10 Beautiful Bifold Door Extension Ideas

When you’re looking for the next doors to install in your home, you may want to think about a set of bi-fold doors. Ideal for homes that are on the compact side or want to install something a bit more unique than the traditional hinged doors, bi-fold doors are the perfect option. With the perfect set of bi-fold doors, you can keep your closet in check and take your extension or patio to the next level. Check out our recommendations for bi-fold door ideas for all the inspiration you could... Read More

7 Beautiful Internal Door Ideas To Revamp Your Home

The saying goes that when one door closes, another one opens. While we’re not philosophers, here at Leaders Doors we believe that a good set of doors offers plenty of opportunities. Whether you’re looking to replace some old doors or are looking to outfit your entire home with some new ones, we have just the thing to help your home decor come together.  Check out our recommendations for internal door ideas to help your decor feel complete.  White doors Many people have white doors inside their homes. They’re a classic... Read More

5 Door Ideas To Transform Your Home

What’s in a door? Turns out a lot. They’re the gateway into your home, offer your family privacy, and retain warmth in rooms. But just because they serve a purpose doesn’t mean they can’t be a stylish addition to your home. Whether you’re refreshing your threshold or redecorating your interiors, find all the inspiration you could ever need about internal and front entry door ideas alike. Front doors We all know that first impressions count and what better way to welcome guests into your home than with a beautiful front... Read More

Types of Door Architrave

When taking on DIY around the home, it’s not often that a person will even consider looking at the architrave on their doors. Reading this you might even be wondering ‘what is the architrave on a door?’. Don’t worry though, whether you live in a brand new or centuries-old home, making updates on the architrave wouldn’t be the first thing you’d go for. But an architrave can be much more than just a practical fixture. It can add style and character to your home and this finish can create a... Read More

Types of Door Handles

If you’re thinking about doing any types of improvements to your interiors, a great starting point could be looking at your door handles. A simple change up of your door handles can make all the difference to the feel of your home, whether you’re going for a modern or classic decor.  This guide will give you all you need to know about our door handles and what to consider when you buy them. Lever Handles Or Door Knobs? The first choice you’ll want to make is whether you’d like to... Read More

How to Hang a Door

Whether you’ve just finished painting a door or you’re looking to replace your internal doors to give your interior an uplift, hanging doors in the right way is crucial in ensuring it will open and close seamlessly. With this handy guide, it doesn’t have to be hard work and you’ll learn how to hang an internal door in no time. What To Consider If you are replacing a door, take the measurements of the door, making note of the width, height and thickness.  If you’re wondering if you can just... Read More

How to Paint a Door

So you’ve just about finished decorating your home and, now that your walls are freshly painted, the state of your doors has come to light. If you’ve decided that repainting your doors is a DIY project you’re ready to take on, there might be a few questions on your mind – ‘What is the proper way to paint a door?’, ‘Do I need to sand a door before painting?’. These concerns might overwhelm or even bore you but never fear, this task doesn’t have to be as exciting as watching... Read More