Modern Doors in Commercial Spaces: Trends and Design Inspirations
It’s safe to say that general trends and design inspirations for modern doors in commercial spaces are changing all the time. Design trends are just that. They’re trends and they evolve over time. However, here at Secure House we always have our eyes out for those latest trends, plus we’re installing modern doors in a wide variety of commercial spaces on a weekly basis. So, let’s share some of our ideas and considerations for how best to use modern doors in commercial spaces.
Glass and metal combinations
Materials: Incorporating glass and metal in all types of door designs continues to be popular. This combination enhances a modern and sleek aesthetic.
Frameless designs: Frameless glass doors are great for creating a seamless look, allowing natural light to flow and creating an open feel.
Smart door technology
Integration: Commercial spaces are increasingly incorporating smart door technologies for security and convenience, such as keyless entry systems, facial recognition, and touchless access controls.
Customisation: Doors with integrated sensors, automatic opening/closing mechanisms, and connectivity to building management systems are becoming more common.
Sliding and folding doors: In situations where space is limited, sliding and folding doors are popular choices. These designs maximize usable space and add a dynamic element to the environment.
Bold colours and patterns
Statement doors: Vibrant colours, bold patterns, and unique textures are being used to make doors stand out as statement pieces within a space.
Make it your own: Companies are increasingly opting for customized doors that align with their brand colours and overall aesthetic.
Natural elements: Bringing elements of nature into commercial spaces is a growing trend. Doors with wood finishes, organic patterns, or greenery integrated into the design contribute to a sense of well-being.
Carbon fibre: High-tech materials like carbon fibre are being used for doors due to their strength, durability, and lightweight properties.
Recycled materials: Sustainable and recycled materials are gaining popularity, aligning with the growing focus on environmental responsibility.
Soundproofing: Especially in office environments, doors designed for improved acoustic performance are essential. This helps create quieter and more productive spaces.
Mixing traditional and modern elements
Transitional design: Combining traditional and modern elements can create a unique and timeless look, catering to a broad range of tastes.
Energy efficiency: Doors with energy-efficient features, such as insulated glass and eco-friendly materials, are gaining popularity in line with sustainability goals.
Clean lines: Minimalist door designs with clean lines and simple aesthetics contribute to a modern and uncluttered appearance.
Hidden hardware: Concealed hinges and handles add to the minimalist look.
All in all
When planning the design of modern doors in commercial spaces, it’s crucial to consider the specific needs and branding of the business, as well as compliance with safety and accessibility standards. Additionally, consulting with a professional designer or architect can help ensure that the chosen design aligns with the overall vision for the commercial space.
If you’d like to find out more about installing modern doors in commercial spaces, please don’t hesitate to contact any of the Secure House team on 0207 859 4207 or email: [email protected]