Front door- Where to buy?

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Ria
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Front door- Where to buy?

Post by Ria » 4 Nov 2014 14:17

We are replacing our front door with the frame..any recommendations where to buy....or suggestions for a company that will supply and fit?
Thanks a lot!

stuart
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Re: Front door- Where to buy?

Post by stuart » 4 Nov 2014 14:30

You could ask the lady that runs the door shop in Penge (on the crossroads opposite the old Police Station & Pawlene Arms). She supplies both doors and can arrange for local tradesmen to fit.

Stuart

JRobinson
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Re: Front door- Where to buy?

Post by JRobinson » 5 Nov 2014 12:08

Distinguish doors - on corner of Waldram Place and Perry Vale - just near 'rear' entrance to Forest Hill Station.
http://www.distinguishdoors.co/

simon
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Re: Front door- Where to buy?

Post by simon » 5 Nov 2014 12:34

I would not recommend the place Stuart mentions. I bought an internal door from them a few years ago and I still think I was conned. Fitter was useless as well.
I got my front door from Dawes for Doors which is now http://www.distinguishdoors.co/. and very nice is it is too. People who fitted it were most professional.

Ronski
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Re: Front door- Where to buy?

Post by Ronski » 5 Nov 2014 15:30

We used Dawes for Doors about 4 years ago and I wouldn't recommend them, they refused to fix a lock that jammed a month after the fitting which left us out of pocket to get it fixed and locked out of the house, the door has warped and you cant close it without having to use a key. They caused lots of hassle by messing us around and personally would never use them again.

jonathan_har
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Re: Front door- Where to buy?

Post by jonathan_har » 6 Nov 2014 11:57

We used this company www.sollex.co.uk for timber doors and windows and they were excellent and very good value, still working perfectly 3 years on. Only issue was neither the sales guy nor the fitters were 1st language English, so communication could have been better.

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