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The Pros And Cons Of Laminate Door Sets

The Pros And Cons Of Laminate Door Sets

If you are looking for new doors for your home, laminate door sets are an option many people might have overlooked. But they have much to offer and when choosing what material you want in your doors, it is a good idea to weigh up the pros and cons of the different options you have.

Pros Of Laminate Internal Doors

Laminate doors have certainly become more popular in the UK in recent years, so if fashion is what interests you, they certainly tick that box. Moreover, nothing stays in vogue for long unless there is some genuine quality about it, so that in itself is a hint that there is much to recommend them.

There are some very obvious practical elements: laminate doors are hard-wearing and very affordable. Moreover, while not made of solid wood they can mimic the appearance. They can also come in a wide array of stylish designs and they are very easy to clean.

Indeed, with such doors capable of being painted and lasting for 30-50 years, there really is much to commend them.

Cons Of Laminate Internal Doors

Laminate doors don’t have many downsides, but it is important to mention a couple of little ones that do exist. One is that they cannot be used outdoors and another is that if they are badly designed or manufactured, they may peel, chip or crack – which is why you should always buy from a reputable firm.

A third little negative is that if laminate doors do get a chip or scratch it is hard to repair, but that must be balanced against the fact that this can also apply to some other surfaces, and it is hard to inflict such damage in the first place.

Overall, there are some excellent reasons to install laminate door sets in the UK and in doing so, you can enjoy the benefits of something smart, tough and easy to clean for many years to come.