Leader Doors | Blog

05/04/2019

4 Eco-Friendly Home Updates to Future-Proof Your Home

Green interior updates are becoming increasingly popular. Not least because people are more socially and environmentally conscious and seeking to reflect this within their home design – but also due to the fact that eco-friendly design principles have the ability to future-proof homes in a number of ways. From the bathroom to the back garden, in this post, we’ll be looking at home the right green interior design choices can help you create a beautiful, eco-friendly home that’s built to last. Create a sustainable garden retreat With a focus on... Read More

10/01/2019
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Why everyone is LOVING laminate doors

After their successful introduction in 2018, laminate doors (meaning laminate ‘finish’ doors) have taken the UK by storm and completely revolutionised the internal door market. Being the latest trend in interior door design, but relatively new, we imagine there’s a lot of questions surrounding these type of doors and hopefully we can give you the answers you’re looking for! Practical, gorgeous & affordable – it must be a laminate door! 2018 was certainly the year of laminate doors. From the moment they were introduced into the market and seen by customers... Read More

Boost The Value of Your Home | Leader Doors 07/12/2018
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Home upgrades that will boost the value of your home

Investing lots of money into your home is never fun, but if you’re planning on selling it sometime in the future, it’s definitely an idea worth exploring. No matter how much money you have, your buyers will appreciate the upgrades and pay you a bit more due to them. However, not all upgrades are the same and not every single thing you do is going to pay off, so be smart when picking your projects and deciding what to invest in. So, here are a few suggestions that will definitely... Read More

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