November 24, 2023
When it comes to choosing the right entrance door for your installation project, there are a few key factors to consider. One of the most important considerations is accessibility – how easy is it for people to enter and exit through the door? This is particularly crucial for those with mobility issues or disabilities.
That’s where low threshold uPVC doors come in. These innovative doors have a lower step height than traditional doors, making them much easier to navigate. In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of low threshold PVC doors and why they are an excellent choice for anyone looking for affordable and accessible entrance solutions.
Low threshold uPVC doors are designed with accessibility in mind. Unlike standard doors that often have high steps or raised thresholds, these types of doors feature a significantly reduced step height. The lowered door frame profile makes it easier for everyone to move freely between indoor and outdoor spaces without any barriers.
The primary advantage of low threshold uPVC doors is their ease of access. With a lower step height, these entrances provide effortless movement in and out of buildings without any obstacles getting in the way.
Traditional high-step entrances can pose significant risks, especially when it comes to trips and falls. Low threshold uPVC doors eliminate this hazard by reducing the likelihood of accidents occurring due to uneven surfaces or unexpected obstacles.
For people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids, navigating over higher thresholds can be challenging if not impossible at times. Low-threshold options remove this barrier entirely by providing smooth transitions between indoor and outdoor areas.
Low threshold uPVC doors are not only accessible but also energy-efficient. With advanced insulation properties, these doors help to keep the cold air out during winter months and prevent heat from escaping, resulting in lower heating bills and reduced carbon footprint.
Just because low threshold uPVC doors prioritize accessibility doesn’t mean you have to compromise on aesthetics. There is a wide range of design options available that can match any architectural style or personal preference while still providing easy entry for all.
As a trade fabricator committed to delivering quality products at competitive prices, we understand the importance of affordable accessibility solutions. That’s why our range of low threshold uPVC doors offers excellent value for money without compromising on quality or performance.
By working closely with manufacturers and suppliers, we can source materials at cost-effective rates without sacrificing durability or functionality. Our streamlined production process ensures efficient manufacturing and minimal waste – savings which are then passed onto our customers through affordable pricing structures.
At Dekko, we manufacture and supply the Slider 24 patio door from Deceuninck, a door that provides superb levels of weather resistance, durability, and a low threshold for easy access.
It is available with two, three or four panels with a maximum frame width of 5,932mm, while the three-pane option can be specified with either a central sliding pane or end slider.
Slider 24 patio doors are available in a choice of 26 colours including authentic woodgrain foils, come with a wide range of door accessories, and are the perfect sliding patio doors for a wide range of applications.
The Slider 24 patio door system from Deceuninck is strong enough to support large areas of glass. This equals unrivalled natural light intake and panoramic exterior views.
Made from durable PVCu, Slider 24 patio doors are low maintenance and hard wearing. They provide excellent soundproofing and are a thermally efficient patio door choice.
Available with a range of high security locking systems to protect any property. Their hardware is built to last and designed to stop any attempts at forced entry.
Dekko is a leading supplier of high-quality composite doors, uPVC and aluminium windows and doors, serving to the trade. For more information on our products and services, give us a call today on 0161 406 0055 or contact us online.
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