What Does A uPVC Door Cost To Be Fitted
Whilst there are many types of doors available, uPVC doors win hands down when it comes to value for money.Compared to the classic wooden doors they offer vastly increased weather resistance with less upkeep.
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Whilst there are many types of doors available, uPVC doors win hands down when it comes to value for money. These plastic doors are the cheapest but still offer reasonable durability.
Compared to the classic wooden doors they offer vastly increased weather resistance with less upkeep. They do not warp with weathering and only require light surface cleaning. Average life expectancy is up to 25 years and 10-year manufacturer’s warranties are commonplace.
The multi-point locking systems used are considered very secure. They use a combination of hooks, latches and deadlocks for convenient security.
Fitting new external doors often best left to professional carpenters or joiners. It’s a fiddly job that requires a number of tools, joinery equipment, patience and experience.
Another factor to consider, external doors are a controlled fitting. This means any work will require consent from your local building authority. If workers are not FENSA registered you will need to pay for an inspection. If you cannot obtain a certificate of compliance, you may encounter a problem when trying to sell.
To prevent future headaches, you should consider hiring professional tradesmen who are FENSA registered to fit your door.
The average uPVC doors price list ranges between ￡250-￡380. Front, back and side doors are very similar in price. However with front doors, you may consider using extra panels/windows.
These are fully made to measure uPVC doors, designed and built to your requirements.
Final prices for uPVC doors will depend on the following factors:
Doubled glazed uPVC doors are typically priced between ￡275-￡400. Triple glazed windows are also an option but expect the price to increase by ￡20+
Having a new uPVC door fitted is a definitely two man job. The minimum labour charged will be half a day, but in most cases it will require a full day.
Typical worker day rates:
Carpenter ￡150 per day
Labourer ￡100 per day
Example of typical uPVC front doors fitted: Labour cost ￡250 uPVC door cost ￡350 Additional costs ￡50 ￡650 Total
For an additional side panel fitted next to your door, expect to pay an additional ￡200.
If you need to have a uPVC backdoor fitted, the job is quite similar. In most costs the total cost may end up being slightly lower at due to reduced door prices.
uPVC front doors fitted should also include removal and disposal of your existing door.
Before going ahead and ordering a new uPVC front door, consider having a qualified carpenter come round for a quick survey. Their accurate measurements will ensure your new door fits. If they are going to be fitting your door too, make sure they are FENSA registered.
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uPVC front doors fitted.
Typical Cost ￡650
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