What Are Composite Doors and How Can They Meet Your Needs?

Composite doors offer rock-solid performance, blending timber, insulating foam, and a glass-reinforced plastic skin for durability. Their security features, including a tough external frame and multi-point locking, ensure protection. With a long lifespan and low maintenance, they outlast traditional doors while reducing noise, making them an ideal choice for homeowners.

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What Are Composite Doors Made Out of?

Composite doors are crafted from a combination of materials, including:

– Timber: Provides strength and structure to the door.

– Insulating foam: Enhances thermal efficiency and reduces heat loss.

– Glass-reinforced plastic (GRP) skin: Adds durability and protection to the outer layer.

– Multi-point locking mechanism: Ensures security and peace of mind for homeowners.

– External frame: Constructed to be tremendously tough, adding an extra layer of security.

How Much Should Composite Doors Cost?

Now we’ve answered the question “what is a composite door?”, you might be wondering about the cost. When it comes to the cost of composite doors, it varies based on several factors, including the chosen design and additional features. However, getting a quote from Clearview is incredibly fast and convenient. 

Simply reach out to us, and our team will swiftly provide you with a customised quote tailored to your preferences and budget. 

How Effective Are Composite Doors?

Composite doors are exceptionally effective, combining weatherproof and durable qualities with long-lasting durability. Constructed from composite materials, they offer superior strength compared to traditional materials. 

Their thermal efficiency ensures energy savings, while enhanced security features, including multi-point locking systems, provide peace of mind. 

With low maintenance, guaranteed longevity and stronger material, composite doors stand as a resilient and reliable choice for any home.

How Long Do Composite Doors Last?

Composite doors are engineered for exceptional longevity, boasting a robust construction that withstands the test of time. 

Crafted from composite materials, they offer unparalleled durability and weather resistance, making them impervious to the elements. With Clearview’s 20-year guarantee backing their quality, you can trust in their reliability and performance for decades. 

With minimal maintenance requirements, composite doors offer hassle-free operation and guaranteed longevity, making them a smart and enduring investment for any homeowner.

Does a composite door sound like the type of door you’ve been looking for? Find out more about this exceptional door solution here.

Your Questions, Answered

Is a composite door better than UPVC?

Composite doors offer distinct advantages over UPVC doors. Forté composite doors, crafted from a blend of materials including UPVC, provide unparalleled strength, security, and energy efficiency. 

With a 20-year guarantee, they ensure lasting peace of mind. Their advanced multi-point locking system and thermal performance surpass that of standard UPVC doors, making them an ideal choice for homeowners seeking durability, security, and style.

Do composite doors reduce noise?

Yes, Forté composite doors effectively reduce noise levels, providing a quieter indoor environment. Their robust construction and advanced sealing technology create a formidable barrier against external disturbances. 

Whatever external noises you’re dealing with, Forté composite doors minimise noise transmission, enhancing comfort and tranquillity within your home.

Can you paint a composite door?

While our composite doors come in a variety of colours to suit your preferences, they can also be painted if desired. However, it’s essential to use the correct type of paint and follow proper preparation and application techniques to ensure a durable and aesthetically pleasing finish. Consult with a professional or refer to manufacturer guidelines for the best results when painting your Forté composite door.

Are composite doors more secure than UPVC?

Forté composite doors are inherently more secure than standard UPVC doors. Equipped with a robust multi-point locking system and advanced sealing technology, they provide enhanced protection against intruders. 

The option to upgrade to the Extreme instant auto-engage locking system further reinforces security, forming an impenetrable seal to deter forced entry attempts. With their superior strength and security features, Forté composite doors offer homeowners greater peace of mind compared to traditional doors.

Visit your local Clearview Showroom

Everyone is welcome to come in and browse around our Preston showroom in Lancashire, or our Nantwich & Warrington showrooms in Cheshire, where our friendly sales team will be pleased to help with any questions you may have.


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