Most bifold closet doors are alike: to pick the right one you need only to know the size of the unit. If you want to change or install this door, first measure the stuff. If your closet is a separate room you should choose the door which will match the style of interior. Very often bifold doors for closet can be found in living rooms or bedrooms. However, sometimes they are also used in walk-in closets. The large list of advantages of their design which make them extremely popular include the following benefits:
- their design is very simple and familiar,
- if somethings is wrong with the door in most cases you can fix it,
- they can provide good protection,
- They demonstrate high sound insulation properties,
- they are rather affordable,
- these doors have an extremely aesthetic appearance.
The materials which your bifold closet door can me manufactured from differ. Mostly they are various types of wood including hardwood and veneer. Cheaper models are constructed from wooden products. The frame may be wooden, metal or MDF, and the panel – wooden, glass, mirrored and even made of stained glass.
In general, bifold closets doors are cheaper than sliding units and provide maximum access to the closet. However, to install this construction you should have a very spacious room. Therefore, they are installed in large master sleeping rooms. The smaller apartments and studios owners should pick sliding constructions as the priority there is saving space.