FAQs Origin Aluminium Bifold Doors
Find out what people like you are asking about the Origin Bi-fold Door
How do I go about placing an order?
To place an order, simply give us a call us, or send an email. We can then get in touch to discuss the project further, and complete the order form together. This will include things like door furniture choices and threshold details.
We'll also go through any other design details relating to the doors or any other requirements you may have. Once this has all been decided and confirmed, we'll send you the order form to sign.
When this has been signed and returned to us, along with your deposit, the project will become live. We can then arrange a survey and begin the process of scheduling your installation.
So to place an order, simply give us a call us, or send an email.
Will you be completing a site survey?
When you're happy with your order, and are ready to proceed, our surveyor (Gerald) will visit site and complete a survey of the opening and surrounding in which the doors will be fitted.
A site survey is included in the price of all our projects. It allows us to be 100% sure that the product we provide meets your requirements exactly.
Who will be installing my doors?
All of our doors are installed by our fully trained fitters, who receive continuous training from our suppliers, and are experts in fitting bifold doors and sliding doors.
Are your guarantees insurance backed?
All of our guarantees are insurance backed. This means that whatever happens to us, your guarantees are covered.
What deposit is required?
Your deposit will be 50% of the amount of your order, the remaining 50% is then payable on the day of installation.
We accept a personal cheque, bank transfer, debit and credit cards (please note credit cards are subject to a 2.5% charge).
What’s an insurance backed guarantee?
When you place an order with us we take out an insurance policy on your doors. This covers you should the worst happen and Bristol Bifold went into liquidation in the following 10 years.
When is the deposit and final payment due?
50% is required with order, with the balance due on day of installation.
What payment methods do you offer?
We accept personal cheque, bank transfer, debit and credit cards (credit cards are subject to a 2.5% charge).
What are the lead times for the Origin Aluminium Bi-fold Door?
The Origin door has the quickest lead times in the industry.
Our lead times vary depending on the colour/appearance of your bifold door. This is the time it takes to have your bi-fold door installed from the moment you place your order.
- White Doors: 3 weeks (possibly sooner if required)
- Stock Colour Doors (Anthracite grey, black, black grey or slate grey): 3 weeks (possibly sooner if required)
- RAL Colour Doors: 4-5 weeks
- Wood Grain Doors: 3 weeks (possibly sooner if required)
- Dual Colour Doors: 6 weeks
Have you got more information on the Installation of the Origin?
All of our bi-folds and windows are installed by our fully trained fitters, and installations are guaranteed for 10 years.
If Bristol Bifold are installing your Origin bifold door, (which we do with the majority of our customers) then a site survey is included in the price. We can discuss with your builders the heights of finished floor levels etc, and give them profile drawings of the doors.
We also take responsibility that the bifold door will fit on the day of installation.
What are the permitted dimensions of the Origin?
Min. Permitted Dimensions:
1600mm (w) x 1600mm (h)
Approx: 5.25 ft (w) x 5.25 ft (h)
Max. Permitted Dimensions:
9600mm (w) x 2500mm (h)
Approx: 31.5 ft (w) x 8.2 ft (h)
How wide is each Origin bifold door panel?
Min. Width of Each Origin Door Panel:
Approx: 1.3 ft (w) x 2.3 ft (h)
Max. Width of Each Origin Door Panel:
Approx: 3.93 ft (w)
What colours are available with the Origin bifold?
The Origin is available in:
- Anthracite Grey
- Wood Grain
- Any RAL Colour.
- Also option to have a different colour on each side (dual colour).
How many door panels are available?
The number of door panels available with the Origin is: 2,3,4,5,6,7 OR 8
Where is the Origin manufactured?
The Origin Aluminium Bifold Door is manufactured in the UK.
Visit Our Bristol Showroom on Monday!
Sit down with our bi-fold door experts over a cuppa, discuss your project and see our range of bi-fold doors.
All you have to do is book a showroom appointment online now or call 0117 992 3101 first thing on Monday!