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The Express Doors Direct Blog

Learn to get the most out of your doors, improve your home and have some fun along the way with the Express Doors Direct blog.

From internal doors and French doors to interior design and home maintenance, we offer homeowners a whole host of expertise and advice. We'll even cover the garden, patio and outdoors too! So if you have a question about your house, trouble with an internal door, have a property problem or need inspiration for a room, we're here to help!

Industrial style interior design takes influence from late 19th and early 20th century architecture. Whilst the industrial revolution eased its presence in the UK, manufacturing and production became globalised. In an attempt to save costs, workplaces shifted. An abundance of disused factories and warehouses were left stationed in its wake. In an attempt to utilise […]

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Last updated on July 19th, 2021 at 01:41 pmIt’s one of the best-loved topics on Instagram – more popular even than chocolate and cute animals! We’re talking interior design and there’s a whole world of creativity, ideas and dreamy décor waiting for you on social media. Even a quick scroll through Instagram will show you […]

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Last updated on July 19th, 2021 at 01:41 pmThe 2020/1 lockdown has given many of us no choice but to change the way we live our lives. We conducted a unique and insightful survey that would help us better understand how each generation spent their time and money during lockdown so we could look at […]

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25 home hacks featured

Last updated on July 19th, 2021 at 01:42 pmWe’ve all spent way more time than usual at home recently, and it’s left many of us feeling overwhelmed. Our homes and living spaces need a refresh, big time! That’s why we’ve rounded up 25 top hacks to refresh your home. We’ll cover the following home hack […]

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Cairo

Last updated on July 20th, 2021 at 08:56 amThe cities we live in and visit are exciting, busy and vibrant. But they’re not always beautiful. Skyscrapers, vast expanses of concrete, urban sprawl and lack of planning can lead to some less than pleasing sights. We hate to call cities ‘ugly’, but some top the polls […]

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Last updated on March 1st, 2021 at 04:28 pmLockdown has been quite the experience, one that won’t easily be forgotten. We were all urged to stay at home and close the door. With little to do for entertainment, many turned to retro video games. Sales saw record peaks as boredom levels increased. The nostalgia was […]

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Last updated on September 9th, 2020 at 11:09 amIf you haven’t got a door knocker, we guarantee that you have a doorbell. But what kind of doorbell do you have? Is it a standard, push-button? Does it make a fancy sound when someone rings it? Or, have you got a brand spanking new doorbell that […]

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Last updated on September 9th, 2020 at 01:00 pmBefore Covid-19 hit us, hands-free door openers weren’t very popular. Many people prefer the “real deal” and don’t want to splash out on a fancy door opener. This is, of course, understandable, but things are a little different now… Due to our current climate, hygiene is at […]

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sticky door lock

Last updated on July 22nd, 2020 at 09:54 amLocks are essential to our homes for security and making you feel safe. Locks are one of those things that you take for granted and don’t think too much about the maintenance of. As soon as they stop working as they should you can start to panic […]

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Door Handle

Last updated on July 22nd, 2020 at 10:40 amDoor handles are something you and your visitors use everyday. Keeping them clean and bacteria-free is something that can be forgotten, but there’s nothing worse than presenting your guests with a dirty door handle, plus, if left unclean, you could damage the surface of your door handles […]

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