Leader Doors | Blog

13/04/2018
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Treating Your Newly Delivered Internal Doors

Once your brand new internal door arrives from Leader Doors, you’re going to need to consider how to treat your door to keep it in tip top condition throughout its lifetime. All of our internal doors are built to last, but require treating if they’re going to keep up with daily use from your household! Think about every time you’ve slammed a door in a hurry, your kids have hammered on the door while playing, pets have scratched and scrabbled on the door to get into a room they’re not... Read More

10/04/2018
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Leader Doors Jargon Buster

We know what it can be like for some customers when dealing with industry professionals. Before you know it, industry terms are being thrown around and you find yourself nodding and smiling along without really understanding what you’re being told – at best you might feel embarrassed and at worst you might end up with a product or service you weren’t really hoping for. We don’t believe in talking in industry terms and confusing our customers, so we always try to talk in plain terms that everyone can understand so... Read More

04/04/2018
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Our top 5 must have door styles for 2018!

We’re one third of the way through 2018 already and this year is proving to be as revolutionary as ever in the UK door industry. With hundreds of new styles available on the market every few years, choosing the right door for you can be a daunting experience – especially for first time buyers, or those of you who have never had the pleasure of choosing new doors before. With so many beautiful new designs to choose from, we thought we would highlight our favourites for the year ahead –... Read More

22/03/2018
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Are fire doors a necessity?

Safety around the home should be paramount, and we’re certain that nothing will be more important to you, than your family’s well-being. A smoke detector and fire alarm is an essential (& compulsory) tool around the home for a reason. Fire can be lethal, destroying homes, belongings and even lives, but there are steps you can take to ensure your home is safe & secure in the event of a fire. Fire doors are an extremely effective way to protect yourself and your home from fire. They work by limiting... Read More

12/03/2018

Top 5: Internal Door Trends for 2018

Interior design has become increasingly popular with the everyman over the past few years, and this interest shows no signs of slowing down! More and more people are understanding the importance of getting their home interiors right, and paying attention to the top interior design trends each year has become a huge part of that. After all, if you feel happy with your home interiors you’ll feel happier in yourself – and the way to make sure you’re happy with your home interiors is to transform not only the style... Read More

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