Looking to make an impression with your front door?
Check our amazing range of Composite Doors here at Centric Home Improvements.
Fully customisable doors to suit your home and style. From colours , furniture, glass designs and door styles you can rest assured that we have the perfect door for you. Furthermore, every door has Yale security locking systems as standard and provide additional energy savings for your home. If you have experience with traditional wooden doors, you’ll be aware of the amount of maintenance, sanding, weather sealing and regular re-varnishing that is required to keep that finish your door originally had when it was first installed.
With a Composite Door, the most you’ll have to do is wipe it with a soft cloth and some soapy water when it gets dirty. All our composite doors come with a 10 year guarantee and CERTASS Certificate upon installation.
Behind that rather scientiic-sounding name, you’ll find the latest
technology and design in doors.
Combining advanced machinery and a team of master craftsmen with decades of experience, Virtuoso doors are the best of both worlds.
Why Choose Centric Home Improvements?
- Competitive – Our premium products provided across all our range are nothing less than outstanding at local rate prices
- Reliable service – At Centric we will not let you down and our promise is to never leave an install until we achieve nothing less than perfect results
- Energy Efficient – All our range of products are A+ as standard and will guarantee to make a different to your home comforts. Save money on home heating bills throughout the year
- Aftercare – We will always aim to be available to serve our customers for the lifetime of our 10-year guarantee and are contactable in and out of hours 7 days a week
- Reputation – With our history of 5 star reviews on FEEFO, Facebook and Google our customers say it all for us, we will always ensure to go above and beyond for each and every customer
- Family run business – For a personal service look no further, we do not employ sales staff and our business owner will visit each and every customer enquiry and offer a first-class consultation to support with your home improvements
Why Choose a Composite Door?
- Beautiful wood grain finish
- High security glazing system
- Ultimate thermal efficiency – high density core makes our door the most energy efficient on the market.
- Unparalleled security – Reinforced GRP panels keep out intruders.
Will my composite door require maintenance?
Many people believe that a uPVC door is easiest to care for, but in fact the composite door is best for longevity and easy maintenance. To keep the door looking its best you simply a little regular maintenance each month and your door will stay beautifull for longer.Use a soft cloth and warm, soapy water to remove build up dirst which can cause problems when the door opens and closes. Wipe the door leaf dry with a soft cloth for best results.
Composite doors are the newest type of door used in homes. Using a combination of materials which have been selected for their beneficial properties, composite doors allow for the old flaws to be effectively ‘designed out’. Composite back and front doors have a high resistance to weathering and will not react to seasonal changes like a singular material door. Composite doors have a higher thermal resistance than wooden doors, due to the insulating foam core. A composite door is designed to appear as a wooden door, with an attractive wood grain, but thanks to the materials used, it won’t fade, discolour or require any maintenance beyond wiping with a damp cloth if it gets dirty. In short, composite doors are exceptionally well-designed modern doors made from several materials. Their superior quality sets a new high standard within the door industry.
Generally people assume that uPVC doors are the most durable doors. However, this is not the case. While they are robust when compared to wood, they lag behind when considering the life span of composite doors. uPVC doors are easy to maintain and clean, however you can lose up to five years off the life of one of those doors if you do not keep up the maintenance routine. A composite door can stand strong for up to 30 years and 25 years without any kind of maintenance.
Composite doors are two times thicker than uPVC doors and comprise of a polyurethane core which becomes rock hard.
uPVC doors have a Styrofoam core which is less solid. Composite doors are the more sturdy and safe option for your home. uPVC doors are more vulnerable and easy to get past.
uPVC doors do have a varierty of choices although they tend to fade over the years and can look rather unattractive. On the other hand, composite doors are available in an extensive range of colours and designs and when purchased with white window frames any colour composite door can look stunning. You can choose what you want from our range and you can select something that compliments the theme of your home be it classic traditional or modern contemporary.
uPVC doors are generally cheaper than composite doors but they are not as efficient. You can extract your money’s worth by investing in a composite door which is more energy efficient which means that for a life span of up to 30 years, they are comparatively cheaper than uPVC doors. Also, you are more likely to replace a uPVC door than a composite door.
With composite doors you get the chance of being more flexible with its design, be it classic traditional or modern contemporary. Depending upon the style in which your house has been built. A huge range of colours and furniture is available with a composite door.
The cost of composite door is dependent on several different factors, such as style, colour, hardware, door security extras, door size and fundamentally which company you choose to supply and install your door. At Centric Home Improvements we aim to keep the cost of your new composite door affordable and low. With Finance options available we can provide multiple options to help you spread the cost.
uPVC doors are extremely secure, but composite doors offer the higher level of security. The super-strong structural frame combined with glass-reinforced plastic, provide infallible protection against intruders. Plus, the addition of laminated glass will not fall out of the door if broken. It will shatter but stay in place.
uPVC doors can have some variety (we offer uPVC doors in a variety of colours), but with composite doors there are far more options available. You can also decide between a range of stunning glass options.