Bifold & Sliding Door Hardware


Hardware For Bifold Folding Doors

Incorporating a bifold door system into your space. Be it residential or commercial, it is a great way to add functionality and stylish design. Bifold doors provide larger openings and transitions between indoor and outdoor spaces. In order for these doors to function properly and last. It is important to choose the right hardware components. One of the most important elements of bifold doors are hinges. These are what allow the panels to fold as they open and close. It is essential that high-quality hinges are used. They bear the weight of the door panels. Ensuring smooth operation without sagging or sticking. Another crucial component is the track system. This is what guides the door panels along their opening path. The sliding door track systems need to be sturdy enough to support the weight of the door panels. While also allowing them to glide without any friction or noise.

Shop Hinges To Track Systems

At Keeler Hardware, we have lots of bifold door products and folding door options to choose from. Allowing you to fully tailor your entry point to suit your specific needs. However, when installing tracks for bifold doors. You also need to think about the kind of operating system that best caters to the environment it’s intended for. This includes incorporating if you’ll utilise a top-hung or bottom-rolling kit. And the kinds of hinges and tracks you’ll need as a result. The type of hinges and sliding door track systems you choose for your bifold doors. Can impact the functionality and durability of your door. We understand the importance of selecting high-quality door hardware materials. Able to withstand regular use and varying weather conditions. Our selection includes. Both top-hung and bottom-rolling kits to suit different door sizes and configurations. We also have a range of hinges available. From traditional butt hinges to heavy-duty pivot hinges. Ensuring that you can find the perfect fit for your specific needs. Our sliding door track systems are smooth running and easy to install. Providing a seamless operation every time you open or close your bifold doors. If it's for residential or commercial use. Our extensive collection has something for every project.

Comparing Top-Hung And Bottom-Rolling Internal Bifold Door Kits

When you’re hunting around for door hardware to install your chosen design. Part of the decision will come down to researching what kind of operation you need your doors to follow. Both come with their own pros and cons, and whether you’re a professional or DIYer. 

Top Hung Bifold System

The Top Hung Bifold System is an innovative solution. Creating seamless transitions between indoor and outdoor spaces. This system allows for large door panels to fold neat to one side. Creating a wide opening and blurring the lines between interior and exterior areas. Not only does this provide an unobstructed view of the surrounding landscape. It also maximises natural light and ventilation. The top-hung design ensures smooth operation while minimising floor space usage. Making it ideal for small or compact living areas. With its sleek and modern look. The Top Hung Bifold System adds both functionality and style to any home or commercial space.

Pros: You can conceal the hardware for these designs easier than other types. With the frame head covering a lot of the hinges and locks. Dirt is also less likely to become lodged on the sliding door track.

Cons: They do require a strong beam above the opening of your entry point. So that your door track system can bear the weight of the whole design.

Bottom Running Bifold System

The bottom running bifold system offers a sleek and modern design. Making it the perfect choice for any contemporary space. This system utilises a track that is installed on the floor instead of overhead. Allowing for maximum headroom and an unobstructed view. The smooth gliding motion of the doors. Creates a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living spaces. Making it ideal for patio or balcony access. With its low-maintenance track design. This bifold system is also easy to clean and maintain. Plus, its sturdy construction ensures durability and security for your home or business.

Pros: These sliding doors don’t pull as much weight downwards from the top of the frame. And are easier to install than other alternatives.

Cons: The operation of the design and the motion it uses can be affected by dirt or debris. That gets stuck in the bottom sliding door track or hinges.

Have You Thought About Using Bifold Doors?

Bifold doors are becoming more popular in homes. They provide a stylish and space-saving solution. Bifold doors are a great option for laundry rooms, bathrooms, and closets. Taking up less space than traditional doors, bifold doors and hardware is easy to install. You can save space in your laundry room by installing bifold laundry doors. These fold in half so they can open and close easy. Having bi fold wardrobe doors can be helpful if you have a small bathroom. They work like bifold bathroom doors. But are intended for use in bedrooms or other living spaces.

Adding bifold doors to your home can add some extra space, and to make the most of them. You need to match them with the right door hardware.

It is important to choose a sliding door track that complements your door's style. To ensure that your doors open and close smooth. Bifold door tracks can be found in a variety of materials. It is important to pick one that complements your door's style.

Choosing the right handles for your bifold doors can be tricky. Since they are often opened and closed often. There are several styles to choose from, so be sure to select the ones that suit your doors. Your bifold doors need to be secured, so choosing the right lock is crucial for ensuring security. Bifold doors are a great way to add space to your home. You must take the time to select the right door hardware that complements them. By making sure that your bifold doors open and close easy and secure. You can enjoy all their benefits for years to come.