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Internal Doors

11/11/2021

Types of Fire Doors

While the installation of a fire door should be left to the professionals, you can be in charge of the type of fire door you purchase. There are some crucial things to consider when you’re shopping for a fire door such as the environment it will be used in, and the maintenance it will require so to help you find the right door for your property, we’ve created the ultimate guide to fire doors. How Fire Doors are Rated Fire doors are tested to represent how they will function in... Read More

03/11/2021

How To Change Door Hinges

Whether you’re planning on some necessary maintenance on your doors or have decided to update your door handles or levers, replacing your door hinges is a great way to ensure all of your door hardware has the same finish.  It can be a simple job with the right tools and tips so if you’re new to this type of DIY, read on to find out all you need to know on how to replace your door hinges.  Choosing the Correct Type of Hinges The type of door hinges you use... Read More

09/09/2021
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Behind Closed Doors

A look into the world’s most exclusive private members clubs Private members clubs, also more traditionally known as “gentlemen’s clubs”, aren’t a new concept. They first rose to popularity in 19th century London and boasted some of the most exclusive members, serving as a place where like-minded wealthy folk, or those considered to be of ‘gentleman’ status, could mingle and socialise with others of similar social standing. These clubs were for socialising, eating, drinking, and sometimes for staying overnight. Nowadays, many of these clubs have decided to abandon this old-fashioned... Read More

20/08/2021
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Types of Doors

Selecting the doors to install in your home is confusing at the best of times but when you start throwing around words such as flush doors, bi-fold doors, and composite doors it can get even more baffling to know which to pick. Thankfully, we’ve got just the guide for you. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the types of doors we have available, read on for the ultimate guide on the different types of doors for your home. Types of Internal Doors There are many types of internal doors so we’ll... Read More

11/08/2021
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Standard UK Door Sizes

When remodelling your home, you’ll need to take into account your doors. Whether you’re replacing an old one or have created a new room, a door is literally the gateway to the space you call home. Most existing doorways use a set of standard measurements which make replacing the doors easy. Simply measure the door frame and select the correct size. On our website, we list the sizes of our doors with the following formula: height x width x thickness. Measurements are listed in millimetres and are usually accompanied by... 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 market 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! Laminate doors offer the best of both worlds with the benefits of a timber door without the high cost and... 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

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

07/12/2017

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