French Doors

What are French Doors?

French door consists of a frame around one or more transparent panels installed in either matching pairs or a series. It typically use weather stripping at the floor level where the doors meet to prevent water ingress. The ease of access it provides makes up for the amount of space needed to open it.

It gives your home a great view outside and saves you on energy costs and consumption by inviting more natural light inside.

What are the benefits of French Doors?

French doors can be installed in any part of the home or space, though they are most popularly used in balconies or outdoor areas.

If you are looking for good ventilation and classic style, French doors are a perfect choice. Here are more benefits of installing French doors into your homes.


Before, doors were built with wrought iron and wood, but over time with the addition of glass and other materials, they become more enhanced. Today, there are many different choices when it comes to the styles of French doors.

Natural light

​French doors are known as large opening windows that puts more emphasis on light. With more light, homes could actually stay well-lit for a longer period of time as compared to before the addition of these large windows.


Replacing regular doors with French doors allows more light pouring into your home, changing the overall atmosphere of the home or room. They provide an excellent ventilation. This allows you to let in as much or as little breeze as you’d like.

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Are French doors the right choice for me?

French doors boast its excellent ventilation and ease of access. However, they are more convenient for larger homes or spaces since it requires large space to open and close it. Here are more considerations to look at before installing French doors.

    • Huge energy savings.  You can open the door during the day and let more cool air pouring inside your home or room. It’s perfect if you want to improve the ventilation and overall comfort of your home. Plus, it’s energy-efficient so it gives you large savings on utility bills.
    • Durability. French doors are made from durable materials which makes it last for longer years. Others think that because it’s usually made of glass, it’s easy to break into and that they are not as durable as other materials. You can have a stylish French door and at the same time add a set of high protection grade to your glasses to make it more durable.
    • Reduced maintenance.  Most of the doors products are easily worn out or broken because of poor installation or due to an underlying structural problem. French doors are very easy to clean and maintain.
    • Natural light. It can also function as windows, letting in more natural light inside your home. It increases the amount of light  inside the room or space. During warm months, you can simply open the door to make your living space larger as well as allowing more fresh air inside your home. 


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Not only it allows you to improve the performance and durability of your doors and windows, but more importantly, we want you to find quality and innovative designs built for your custom needs.

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Energy-efficient doors can make a huge difference when it comes to energy consumption. At Windows & Doors Dublin, we consider the energy performance ratings of the doors and windows we create to your home’s design.

Glass finishes

Customize the glass of your doors and windows. We have a range of glass and window films to match the style and function of your home or living space. 

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Choose a custom color to the door and windows to match your home design. We have a range of color options to help you create your own doors and windows.