External Doors

External Doors


External Doors are an excellent opportunity to enhance your properties character, to achieve an aesthetically pleasing exterior.

Whether you’re building a new home or simply replacing your draughty and old-fashioned front door we offer a variety of styles of front doors designed to suit any home.

The style and design of your front doors is an important thing to consider. It allows you to add personality into your home and make your home more inviting. Buying new front doors gives you an opportunity to make the best first impression to your home and with so many different styles of front doors to choose from, you’re sure to find a front door to suit your needs.

Your External Front Door is visible to the world outside the private interior of your home, so it is important to buy one that will reflect your personality in the best way. If you choose an External Front Door from our range, you are guaranteed great quality and style, as well as tantalisingly low prices that won’t break the bank. Our 15 External Front Door designs are modern and sophisticated, exhibiting a range of classic colours to complement your home – whether you want a solid wooden External Front Door or one with cut-out panels, we have everything you made to make the perfect statement.

For a classic External Front Door design that will look great on any house, look no further than our Colonial 4 Panel door, which has a familiar panel pattern with a chic white finish. It comes either with all four panels being wooden, or with the top two panels made from glass. Similar options include our Thames Extreme door – also available as a full wood door or with a glass pane built in – and the Tigris Extreme External Front Door. Along with our traditional External Front Door products, we also sell elegant sidelights, insulated doors, fire doors and paint grade doors. These all come in shades of brown for a natural wood appearance, with a selection of both solid wood and glass panel designs.

Our front door range offers a choice from almost 200 different products. That range of front door options includes an extensive variety of materials, styles, and prices. So there is sure to be the front door that meets your needs. To help you to choose the right front door for your home you might consider some of the hints in our guide to choosing your front door.

Choosing your Front Doors

Make getting a quality front door your number one priority. A quality front door is essential so that you have a product that is durable, offers security for you home, and provides sufficient insulation to keep your home warm in cold weather. So take care to select a front door that is made from the best materials that are suitable for our home, and that is constructed to high standards to ensure it will keep out both potential intruders and the bad weather. The Building Supplies Online front door range includes choices at a range of price points so no matter your budget you should find a quality front door that will provide excellent value.

Make sure the style and material of front door meets restrictions for your home and your area. If your home is a listed or period building, or if it is in a conservation area there may be constraints on what you can add to your home, and what developments are permitted. You may be required to ensure that your home matches the style of neighbouring homes and properties, and this might include the style of your front door. You should check what if any restrictions apply to your home so that you choose a front door that fits in with those requirements.

Remember that your front door is the first thing that visitors will see, and something you will meet everyday when you return to your home. So make sure you choose a front door that helps your home look its best to create a welcoming first impression. And make sure that you are happy with the look your front door adds to your home as well. If you have a modern home then you will want to choose a modern style of front door, whereas if your home has a traditional appearance you will want a traditional style of front door to match as well.

Think about the maintenance of your front door. Different front door materials vary in terms of their durability, their natural resistance to weather exposure, the insulation they provide, and so on. Certain materials will require more maintenance on your front door while other a front door made from other materials will require no maintenance at all. If you want a front door that needs little special care you could choose one from our composite front door selection, providing the look of wood but without the maintenance needs. Alternatively our range also includes a great choice of products made from different woods if you want a real timber front door, and we also supply a wide range of products to help you protect and maintain your external wood.

Choosing the right material and size of front door is also important to ensure your front door helps to insulate your home. You will want a front door that both offers the right level of insulation itself for the weather where you live, and that provides an airtight fit when closed. Remember to measure your home to make sure you choose a front door of the right size. Choosing the right front door can help you to heat your home more economically.

Make sure you choose a front door that will offer security for your home. For security and peace of mind you will want to choose a front door design and material that provides resistance to potential intruders. You might want to think about the security measures that are part of your front door such as locks as well. If you want additional front door security measures you can find a great selection elsewhere in the Building Supplies Online catalogue. By considering some of these ideas you are sure to find the right front door for you from the Building Supplies Online front door range, that meets your needs and offers great value for your budget.

We sell a variety of fronts doors made from different materials from composite front doors to wooden and GRP front doors which are maintenance free. With Nationwide delivery and some of the cheapest prices online you will find the front door you are looking for. Not only do we offer front doors in a variety of styles we offer front doors in different colours and finishes to suit the colour scheme of your home.

Fitting your Front Doors

Front doors are typically used for entrance and exit of your home, so they need to function well as well as look beautiful. To ensure your door functions full you need to fit it correctly. Our front doors are fitted into an outer UPVC frame which was reinforced closely for optimum safety and effortless installation. External doors will have the ability to give you the security you require, while also adding just a little elegance and value to your premises.

Front Doors are not considered the only passageway in one room to another, they also offer protection against invasion. At exactly the same time, exterior doors might make your home look inviting. After all, your outside door provides the exact first impression of the traffic of one's dwelling. There are various kinds of front doors provided in the markets that are created from a different material to satisfy several requirements of consumers. If you are searching for attractive external doors that don't require much maintenance, afterwards front doors might be a great choice. It is often best to get a professional to install your front doors due to the complexity of the measurements and fitting.

How much are External Front Doors

Our Front Doors start at under £100, and with almost 200  Front Doors to choose from you can be sure that when you shop with Building Supplies Online you are sure to find the right Front Door at the right price. We don't stop there, because our range of External Front Door accessories and treatments are just as reasonably priced, whatever the Job, whatever the project if its to do with Front Doors Building Supplies Online has got you covered. Our Backdoors are even more competitively priced, starting at just £40.24 for an LPD Redwood Exterior Door that comes with a 10-year warranty. If you need additional help with door installation, please find our guide on standard door sizes

Can You Use Front Doors Inside?

Yes, you can.  Just be mindful exterior doors open inwards but you can reverse hinges.  Front doors are wider than interior ones.  Front doors may need to be trimmed to fit door frame, therefore causing loss of symmetry.  With Building Supplies Online if you want continuity you will find collections encompassing front doors and interior doors creating streamlined look throughout. 

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