uPVC bifold doors are the perfect way to add something unique to your property. These doors offer a stunning alternative to both traditional sliding patio doors and their aluminium counterparts opening your home to the outdoors creating a refreshing open plan area.
Providing most of the benefits of an aluminium system, uPVC bifold doors enable the homeowner to enjoy the garden and let the sunshine in. They are sometimes a preferable to aluminium bifold doors because of the wider range of colour options available, as well as being a cost-saving alternative. Additionally, they are manufactured using the same running gear as their aluminium counterpart.
uPVC bifold doors are generally used in renovations, extensions or newbuilds adding in extra character and functionality. Great for summer parties, family get-togethers and al fresco dining.
uPVC is a fantastic material for bifold doors as it is low maintenance, easy to clean and durable.
Our uPVC bifold doors have been produced to surpass industry standards using the best components. We’re confident in the quality and durability of our product and as such offer a 10-year manufacturer’s warranty which will cover you in the unlikely event of any defective manufacturing issues.
Although not standard, with many manufacturers the ‘must have’ feature is high quality running gear as used on aluminium as it facilitates smooth operation and enables the doors to glide open effortlessly and have the added benefit of supreme reliability. When choosing a uPVC bifold door be sure to ask about the running gear, it is a key component that makes a significant difference.
Bifold24 comes with 28mm toughened double glazed safety glass as standard which can also be uprated to laminated if required.
Add to this an almost unlimited choice of colour both inside and out and you have the perfect Bifold for your home. With a generous choice of standard colours, bespoke RAL colours and a selection of woodgrains and smooth finishes you can select the right match for your home.
With Genesis the choice is yours from British Standard colours to RAL colours in addition to which we have a colour matching service which enables us to replicate any of your favourite colours if you can provide us with a small sample swatch or offcut to work with. This will ensure that your new bifold doors are manufactured in the exact colour that you’d like.
High quality hinges, running gear and handles provide the smooth operation and reliability often lacking in other PVC bifold solutions.
A choice of black, chrome, gold, grey and white are available.
As with the all the products in the Genesis Collection it is advised to contract a specialist fitter to carry out the installation of uPVC bifolds.
You should ask your chosen installer for examples of previous work or better still you can find local fitters and retailers on the Genesis Installer Network by entering your postcode at the top right of this website and submitting your details.
Glass and glazing choices are wide and varied and can include toughened, laminated and even acoustic glass for noise reduction.
The Genesis uPVC Bifold24 can also be fitted with integral blinds and they are built directly into the double glazed glass units. With amazing looks and no cleaning these are an extremely popular upgrade.
Operated by a magnetic system on the surface of the glass the blinds come in an array of shades to add a finishing touch of class and praticality to your uPVC bifold.
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The A rated version features argon gas in the glass cavity and this combined with advanced performance glass & warm edge spacer bars complete the window to a high level of energy performance, keeping you warm and saving you money.
Our uPVC bifold doors boast PAS24 security compliance for the ultimate protection for your family whether in a new build or renovation.
This is achieved through a combination of a bespoke high quality locking mechanisms, cylinders, glass clips and glass specification.
Max height 2400mm
Max width overall 6000mm
Max sash width 1000mm
PVC and aluminium have different pros & cons and the biggest advantage of PVC is the wider choice woodgrain colours and timber effects available. Both are made with the same high quality running gear and components.
Bifold24 is often used in a variety of settings including newbuilds thanks to it’s ‘A’ rated energy performance.
There are 31 assorted colours including woodgrain finishes which are traditional and contemporary.
Light Oak, Rosewood, White, Anthracite grey, Black or Chartwell Green to name just a few.
Thresholds come in standard, low and ultra low (for internal use).
Cills are available 95mm stub, 150mm, 180mm and 225mm
Genesis specialises in the manufacture of doors using a Graf machine that produces sashes and outer frames with the neatest corners and most beautiful joints for the finest doors.