Getting external fire doors for your property
External fire doors are an excellent addition to any kind of property, made from GRP and timber, but having a fire retardant qualities that make them extremely useful against potential health hazards.
Not only are they an extremely practical investment for your home, but they are also available in a range of different styles and aesthetics, so you can get one that perfectly fits the image of what you are looking for.
Whether you have a contemporary or heritage-style house, these external fire doors will be able to enhance the overall style no matter what.
There are also tons of optional extras that can be added to exterior fire doors, including door knockers, letter plates and security chains.
Styles of external fire doors
When designing your external composite fire doors, you can pick from a variety of styles to make your fire door stand out even more.
Some styles you can choose include Camarque, Tortola, Aruba and more, each giving you a different aesthetic and uniqueness, making your fire door feel like your own.
In addition to the style, you also choose what colour you want your external fire doors to be, with a selection of standard and RAL colours available, including black, white and anthracite grey.
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Why install external fire doors in your home
At Value Doors, all of our doors and windows are energy efficient, stylish and highly secure, covering a lot of the needs a homeowner requires for their doors.
FD30 external fire doors are highly resistant to fire, lasting an average of 54% longer than the 30 minute requirement when compared to other brands of composite doors.
They are also renowned for their smoke control, having been tested and audited on their ability to keep smoke out, so you are protected from it in case of a fire.
External FD30 fire door features
FD30 composite fire doors come equipped with a wide range of benefits, which is what makes them an ideal front door for homeowners. Some of the benefits of external fire doors are:
- Winkhaus FireFrame®
- Thermally broken aluminium threshold
- Security chain as standard
- Low maintenance
Flexible new door finance options for all budgets and households.
We offer a number of ways to pay for all our new doors, to make it affordable for any budget.
Finance with Klarna is available at checkout on fitted products, depending on criteria.
You can buy now and not pay a penny for 6 months on selected door ranges.
Pay over 3, 5, 7, or 10 years interest bearing finance, with fast approval decisions
You can pay by debit or credit card in full using our secure online checkout system.
Custom-made external fire doors
All of our external composite fire doors are made-to-order, as we don’t stock any of them, but we have super quick lead and production times, so you can expect to have your fire doors within 4-6 weeks.
The measurements that FD30 fire doors can reach are between 810 mm-1082 mm in width and 2077 mm-2742 mm in height, allowing you to get the perfect size for your fire doors, so they can easily be fitted wherever you need them.
The cost of external fire doors, not including installation, can be very cheap, with some even being as little as £40.
However, this is the cheapest option so it may not be the best quality, as well as also excluding installation fees and any other additional extras you might want to add to your fire doors.
The average cost of an external FD30 fire doors £190, but this can change depending on the size, colour and any other add-ons you make.
FD30 external fire doors are made up of a range of materials, such as GRP and timber, but use fire retardant additives to make sure it is up to the standard required in the event of a fire.
When installing a new door in your home, you will want them to last a long time, as it requires a lot of time and money to get them fitted.
A composite fire door will easily last up to 25 years and beyond when properly maintained. The fact that FD30 composite fire doors are low maintenance is also extremely useful, as they can easily be cleaned with soap and warm water.
Also, make sure your fire doors get regular service to make sure they are up to scratch and will last as long as possible.
External fire doors receive testing against fire and smoke, recording how the door fairs with the fire and how long it lasts. FD30 doors last at least 30 minutes and can often resist fire for even longer.
These tests are 3rd party audits to ensure the consistency of the door manufacturing, so the 3rd party can provide the certifications for the external fire doors.