When we you are planning on building your dream house or, simply, having your old one renovated, you would want it to be made with materials that are durable. Since this is your family’ sanctuary, you would like it to be properly built, with materials that may last a lifetime.
Another thing to consider is that, your house has to be properly ventilated and have plenty of light coming internally. Installing large windows and high ceilings is one of the ways to make this possible. One more factor that plays an important part, in this aspect, is your choice of doors. The more popular ones, together with its frames, are made of PVC (polyvinyl chloride) and wood. Though wood is beautiful and sturdy, it may rot and is susceptible to termites, if not properly maintained. Also wood can be dramatically affected by moisture content altering the stability of the framing especially in doors.
PVC on the other hand is not affected by moisture and does not rot. Also it will not warp or twist which is a important factor especially in doors. Doors and building components made from PVC come in a number of different finishes, including wood grain effect and an array of solid colors for you to choose from.
PVC doors are mostly used for the entrance door but PVC French doors are also available to install. These doors are a great asset for your home as they allow loads of sunlight to pass through. When fully opened, they let air to pass through freely, and produce a mixture between the indoors and the outdoors, creating a fresh atmosphere. You can, therefore, save on energy since there is less need for the use of electric fans. They usually incorporate multi point locking systems to ward off potential intruders and giving you a sense of security. If you opt for uPVC French doors, you can rest assured that you have a long-lasting, economical, and water repellent advantage over other materials such as wood.