Art Deco Crittall Style Aluminium Heritage Doors

#OnTrend – Art Deco inspired Heritage Doors

One of the fastest growing trends in glazing, the Art Deco appearance of neo-industrial Crittall™ style steel doors with their narrow frames has been reengineered in aluminium by IDSystems. The range of Heritage Doors combines the traditional appearance of slender frames and mid-rails with modern thermal and weather performance standards, adding a range of configurations that includes bifold doors and sliding doors to French doors and single doors.

The neo-industrial appearance owes a lot to tradition, with the original slim framed style of the Crittall™ steel doors dating back to the 1880s before becoming hugely popular during the Art Deco era of the late 1920s and early 1930s. Today our Heritage range of doors are perfectly suited for replacing steel windows and doors in period properties or for adding character to new-build and contemporary homes.


Heritage French and Single Doors

Crittall Style French Doors

Available as single doors or French doors on their own or paired with sidelight windows for larger openings, our heritage doors provide slender sightlines of just 59mm. Our heritage doors are mostly utilised for external purposes but can also be used as an internal partition.

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Heritage Bifold Doors

Crittall Style Bifold Doors

Utilising the slim sightlines of our SUNFLEX SF55s folding doors, our Heritage style bifold doors provide unrivalled performance with the much sought-after appearance of traditional steel framed doors. Packed full of unique features and manufactured to the highest standards of quality the SUNFLEX SF55s can feature panels up to 1.2m and designed with a huge number of configurations for openings as narrow as 2m and as wide as 22m.

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Heritage Sliding Doors

Critall Style Aluminium Sliding Door

With ultra-smooth operation, large panels of up to 2m wide and oversized openings of up to 16m wide, our Heritage Sliding Doors utilise the advanced engineering of our Grand Slider II aluminium sliding door system. The sleek 83mm frames of the system perfectly complement the mid-rails to create that hugely appealing look, and the system can even be designed to slide into a pocket in the wall or open up a complete corner.

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Heritage Internal Sliding Doors

SF20 Heritage Doors

Designed to incorporate narrow mid-rails and slender outer frames, our SUNFLEX SF20 single glazed sliding glass doors are a perfect alternative to traditional steel look glass partitions. With a narrow track that can be completely recessed into the floor and a range of configurations that includes a pocket sliding door option the system is perfect for dividing up open-plan living spaces.

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Comparing Heritage Style Doors

Heritage French Doors

Heritage Bifold Doors

Heritage Sliding Doors

Heritage French Doors

Heritage Bifold Doors

Heritage Sliding Doors

Thermal performance

Heritage French Doors

From 1.5 W/m2K

Heritage Bifold Doors

From 1.3 W/m2K

Heritage Sliding Doors

From 1.4 W/m2K

Severe Weather Rating

Heritage French Doors

Water tightness: 300 Pa (Class 7a). Air permeability: 600 Pa (Class 4)

Heritage Bifold Doors

Water tightness: 900 Pa (Class 9a). Air permeability: 600 Pa (Class 3)

Heritage Sliding Doors

Water tightness: 300 Pa (Class 7a). Air permeability: 600 Pa (Class 3)

Maximum panel sizes

Heritage French Doors

Width: up to 900mm. Height: up to 2200mm. Can be combined with sidelight and overlight glazing for larger openings

Heritage Bifold Doors

Width: up to 1200mm. Height: up to 3500mm

Heritage Sliding Doors

Width: up to 2000mm. Height: up to 3000mm

Open corner achievable

Heritage French Doors

n/a

Heritage Bifold Doors

Yes

Heritage Sliding Doors

Yes

BSI Kitemark™

Heritage French Doors

No

Heritage Bifold Doors

Yes

Heritage Sliding Doors

Yes

PAS 24:2016 / Building Regulations Document Q compliant

Heritage French Doors

No

Heritage Bifold Doors

Yes

Heritage Sliding Doors

Yes

Secured by Design™ award

Heritage French Doors

No

Heritage Bifold Doors

Yes

Heritage Sliding Doors

Yes