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Origin Doors

The world's leading brand of aluminium Bi-folding Doors

Designed and manufactured in our Buckinghamshire based headquarters, each door from Origin is made to order and is available in a huge variety of configurations.

Find out about our Door Types

An Origin Door is a completely bespoke product, tailored to your size, colour scheme, finish and accessory requirements. Origin are proud to present our range of Bi-fold, Corner, French, Single and Residential Doors.

    • Industry leading 20 year guarantee
    • Smooth running free glide system
    • Finger safe gasket technology
    • No boundaries low threshold option
    • Thermally efficient
    • Ultra slim lightweight durable aluminium frames
    • Advanced weather tight seals
    • Colour co-ordinated seals in seven colours
    • Durable powder coating
  • Optimum Security

    Origin’s Doors combine a stylish finish with the latest in high performance technology to protect your home. Manufactured and assembled exclusively in our Buckinghamshire based factory, our unique 8 point locking system conforms to all the latest security standards.

    The doors feature chamfered 20mm linear bolts which provide smooth operation when engaging the lock. The locking system features linear bolts, combined with deep throw 25mm security hooks and strong hinges, to give maximum compression to ensure the doors are as secure and weather resistant as possible.

    A diagram highlighting the different parts of a secure left door, using an image of an Origin door
    1. 1 Two deep throw hooks locking system and anti lift bars top and bottom
    2. 2 Large shoot bolts at the top and bottom
    3. 3 Eight point locking system
    4. 4 High security lock
    5. 5 High security hinges
    6. 6 High security frames

  • Discover

    The evolution of Origin DNA

    Discover our newly designed range of high performance components. Designed with strength, durability and smooth operation in mind, find out how our products perform when subject to rigorous cycle testing.

    Find out more

  • +150 Beautiful colours
    150 RAL colours

    Endless options

    Colour it, match it or contrast it – the choice is yours

    +150 Beautiful colours

    Whether you prefer a contemporary or traditional finish, the endless colour options available from Origin allow you to make a statement with a bold colour or simply match the surroundings of your home. No matter how discerning your tastes, we've created a unique RAL colour palette to satisfy every style and complement every home. You can even choose to have doors with different colours inside and outside your home, giving you almost limitless options.

    150 RAL colours

    When you’re ready to choose your Origin Bi-Fold Doors, the process is simple. All you need to do is order the size, configuration, colour schemes, finishes and handles you prefer and we'll do the rest. +150 Beautiful colours By manufacturing the doors and accessories to your specific requirements, the end result is individually tailored to your home and will perfectly complement your style. To find out more about powder coating take a look at our powder coating FAQs.

  • Accessories

    That are ergonomic and timeless

    An Origin door handle

    Handles are a key feature of bi-folding doors, so they must be stylish and ergonomic without compromising on functionality. When you place your hand on it, the handle must feel robust and secure.

    At Origin, we give the same care and attention to our handles as every other feature of our doors. So whether you choose from our range of traditional stainless steel handles or a colour co-ordinated finish, you are guaranteed an elegant handle which offers the same style and functionality as the doors themselves.

  • U1.3 Exceeding British Building Regulation Requirements

    Thermal efficiency

    Origin’s Bi-folding Doors are designed to keep you warm when it's cold outside and keep cool when the weather’s hot. An Origin Door has a Certified U Value of 1.3*, which surpasses the British Building Regulation requirements significantly, helping you do your bit for the environment and keeping your energy bills low.

    * We’ve had our doors tested and independently certified with Triple Glazed Units, and we’re well within the current Building Regulations L1 and L2, even with standard double glazed units.

  • 20 Year Guarantee
    20 year guarantee

    Peace of mind

    Handcrafted designs which guarantee a superb performance from your doors

    Every Origin product is manufactured onsite by our expert craftsmen , which gives the finished product unrivalled durability and long term functionality, complemented by an elegant design.

    At Origin, we design, develop and manufacture all of our products to your exact order at our state-of-the-art UK based factory.

    We pride ourselves on the premium quality that our Doors, Windows and Blinds deliver, and the fact that all our operations are kept in-house ensures that quality testing can be undertaken to an exceptional standard. This rigorous quality control measurement allows Origin to offer a 20 year guarantee on all our doors.

  • Low threshold

    Seamless indoor to outdoor living

    The ultimate beauty of bi-folding doors is that they can transform a home by creating an expanse of space between the indoor and outdoor areas, which lets natural light flood into the home. By removing the barrier between the inside and out, these doors can release the potential of your home.

    The low threshold design allows for even level floor finishes inside and outside the home, making the transition between each space seamless and creating a stunning sense of space. Weathered and non-weathered thresholds are available so you can order the most suitable option for your home. To find out more visit our threshold FAQs.

  • Aluminium

    For style and security

    The strength of the frames is one of the key elements to consider when investing in new doors or windows. At Origin, we use premium grade aluminium to manufacture energy efficient, strong and durable frames, which offers superior benefits when compared to wood and UPVC. The innate strength of aluminium means the frames are extremely narrow, allowing for an expansive view and plenty of natural light.

    To find out more visit our Aluminium FAQs.

Bright, summertime colours evocative of a vintage seaside resort complete with bunting and candy floss.

  • RAL 1034 Deckchair Yellow
  • RAL 3012 Beige Red
  • RAL 3014 Antique Red
  • RAL 3017 Rose
  • RAL 3015 Light Pink
  • RAL 3022 Salmon Pink
  • RAL 4002 Red Violet
  • RAL 4005 Clifftop Heather
  • RAL 5023 Distant Blue
  • RAL 6021 Rock Pool
The Beach Hut Collection

Gentle shades of pale cream, dusky greens and greys which are ideal for period properties.

  • RAL 1000 Green Beige
  • RAL 1001 Sandstone
  • RAL 1014 Ivory
  • RAL 1015 Light Ivory
  • RAL 7032 Solid Granite
  • RAL 7035 Light Grey
  • RAL 9001 Cream
  • RAL 9002 Grey White
  • RAL 9016 Classic White
  • RAL 9018 Papyrus White
The Heritage Collection

Your doors will dazzle with these bright, bold colours straight out of the Pop Art era.

  • RAL 1023 Traffic Yellow
  • RAL 2004 Pure Orange
  • RAL 3018 Strawberry Red
  • RAL 3020 Marilyn's Lipstick
  • RAL 3027 Raspberry Red
  • RAL 4003 Heather Violet
  • RAL 5005 Signal Blue
  • RAL 5015 Hockney Blue
  • RAL 6018 Crisp Apple
  • RAL 6029 Mint Green
The Pop Art Collection

Go back to nature with earthy tones inspired by the rich greens and browns of the natural world.

  • RAL 1020 Olive Yellow
  • RAL 6013 Mill Pond
  • RAL 7003 Moss Grey
  • RAL 7006 Beige Grey
  • RAL 7008 Forest Fern
  • RAL 7009 Green Grey
  • RAL 7013 Brown Grey
  • RAL 7022 Umbra Grey
  • RAL 8016 Rich Peat
  • RAL 8017 Chocolate Brown
The Naturalist Collection

Deep, jewel like reds, greens and royal purple tones, reflect the luxury interior design of private clubs of a by-gone era.

  • RAL 3003 Ruby Red
  • RAL 3004 Chesterfield
  • RAL 3007 Black Red
  • RAL 4004 Claret Violet
  • RAL 5002 Royal Blue
  • RAL 5011 Steel Blue
  • RAL 5022 Night Blue
  • RAL 6004 Blue Green
  • RAL 6012 Regiment
  • RAL 6026 Opal Green
The Gentleman's Club Collection

Step back into the 60s and 70s when interiors were synonymous with bright colour and bold tones from across the spectrum.

  • RAL 1005 Norfolk Mustard
  • RAL 1012 Lemon Yellow
  • RAL 1028 Melon Yellow
  • RAL 2003 Pastel Orange
  • RAL 3031 Orient Red
  • RAL 5009 Trafalgar Blue
  • RAL 5020 Ocean Blue
  • RAL 5021 Water Blue
  • RAL 6025 Fern Green
  • RAL 6032 Shamrock
The Retro Collection

Bring the classic cool of a beachside Hamptons hideout to your home with this gorgeous collection of Ralph Lauren inspired tones.

  • RAL 1016 Citrus
  • RAL 3001 Signal Red
  • RAL 5012 Light Blue
  • RAL 5013 Cobalt Blue
  • RAL 5014 Mineral Blue
  • RAL 5017 Blue Blazer
  • RAL 5024 Pastel Blue
  • RAL 6019 Pastel Green
  • RAL 6027 Mint Julep
  • RAL 7031 Blue Grey
The Hamptons Collection

Warmth radiates from the terracotta tones of the Tuscany Collection which features earthy hues found in rural Tuscan villages.

  • RAL 1011 Brown Beige
  • RAL 1019 Olive Grove
  • RAL 1024 Ochre Yellow
  • RAL 2001 Red Orange
  • RAL 7002 Olive Grey
  • RAL 8000 Green Brown
  • RAL 8008 Olive Brown
  • RAL 8015 Chestnut Brown
  • RAL 8023 Terracotta
  • RAL 8025 Espresso
The Tuscany Collection

Metropolitan colours of greys and blacks are the perfect complement for classic urban style.

  • RAL 5004 Black Blue
  • RAL 6015 Black Olive
  • RAL 7000 Olive Grey
  • RAL 7021 Black Grey
  • RAL 7024 Graphite Grey
  • RAL 7038 Cool Grey
  • RAL 7046 Solid Steel
  • RAL 7047 Light Grey
  • RAL 8022 Black Brown
  • RAL 9005 Jet Black
The Urban Chic Collection
+150 Beautiful colours

Origin offer over 150 RAL colours for our doors so you can choose the exact shade to suit your home and your style. The RAL colour system is the most popular Central European Colour Standard used today and offers a true representation of the colour finish of your doors.

RAL booklet
RAL 1000 RAL 1001 RAL 1002 RAL 1003 RAL 1004 RAL 1005 RAL 1006 RAL 1007
RAL 1011 RAL 1012 RAL 1013 RAL 1014 RAL 1015 RAL 1016 RAL 1017 RAL 1018
RAL 1019 RAL 1020 RAL 1021 RAL 1023 RAL 1024 RAL 1026 RAL 1027 RAL 1028
RAL 1032 RAL 1033 RAL 1034 RAL 1035 RAL 1036 RAL 1037 RAL 2000 RAL 2001
RAL 2002 RAL 2003 RAL 2004 RAL 2005 RAL 2007 RAL 2008 RAL 2009 RAL 2010
RAL 2011 RAL 2012 RAL 2013 RAL 3000 RAL 3001 RAL 3002 RAL 3003 RAL 3004
RAL 3005 RAL 3007 RAL 3009 RAL 3011 RAL 3012 RAL 3013 RAL 3014 RAL 3015
RAL 3016 RAL 3017 RAL 3018 RAL 3020 RAL 3022 RAL 3024 RAL 3026 RAL 3027
RAL 3028 RAL 3031 RAL 3032 RAL 3033 RAL 4001 RAL 4002 RAL 4003 RAL 4004
RAL 4005 RAL 4006 RAL 4007 RAL 4008 RAL 4009 RAL 4010 RAL 4011 RAL 4012
RAL 5000 RAL 5001 RAL 5002 RAL 5003 RAL 5004 RAL 5005 RAL 5007 RAL 5008
RAL 5009 RAL 5010 RAL 5011 RAL 5012 RAL 5013 RAL 5014 RAL 5015 RAL 5017
RAL 5018 RAL 5019 RAL 5020 RAL 5021 RAL 5022 RAL 5023 RAL 5024 RAL 5025
RAL 5026 RAL 6000 RAL 6001 RAL 6002 RAL 6003 RAL 6004 RAL 6005 RAL 6006
RAL 6007 RAL 6008 RAL 6009 RAL 6010 RAL 6011 RAL 6012 RAL 6013 RAL 6014
RAL 6015 RAL 6016 RAL 6017 RAL 6018 RAL 6019 RAL 6020 RAL 6021 RAL 6022
RAL 6024 RAL 6025 RAL 6026 RAL 6027 RAL 6028 RAL 6029 RAL 6032 RAL 6033
RAL 6034 RAL 6035 RAL 6036 RAL 6037 RAL 6038 RAL 7000 RAL 7001 RAL 7002
RAL 7003 RAL 7004 RAL 7005 RAL 7006 RAL 7008 RAL 7009 RAL 7010 RAL 7011
RAL 7012 RAL 7013 RAL 7015 RAL 7016 RAL 7021 RAL 7022 RAL 7023 RAL 7024
RAL 7026 RAL 7030 RAL 7031 RAL 7032 RAL 7033 RAL 7034 RAL 7035 RAL 7036
RAL 7037 RAL 7038 RAL 7039 RAL 7040 RAL 7042 RAL 7043 RAL 7044 RAL 7045
RAL 7046 RAL 7047 RAL 7048 RAL 8000 RAL 8001 RAL 8002 RAL 8003 RAL 8004
RAL 8007 RAL 8008 RAL 8011 RAL 8012 RAL 8014 RAL 8015 RAL 8016 RAL 8017
RAL 8019 RAL 8022 RAL 8023 RAL 8024 RAL 8025 RAL 8028 RAL 8029 RAL 9001
RAL 9002 RAL 9003 RAL 9004 RAL 9005 RAL 9006 RAL 9007 RAL 9010 RAL 9011
RAL 9016 RAL 9017 RAL 9018 RAL 9022 RAL 9023

Choose your handles

As with every other component of our doors, our handles are crafted to be both stylish and practical. The handles are available in a range of classic finishes including premium stainless steel and colour co-ordinated options.

  • Steel

    Style: 253/270 Solid stainless steel handle with long back plate

  • Silver

    Style: YSHLL-PC Security handle lever chrome

  • Gold

    Style: YSHLL-PG Security handle lever gold

  • White

    Style: YSHLL-WH Security handle lever white

  • Black

    Style: YSHLL-BL Security handle lever black

  • Style 251

    Style: 251/280 Solid stainless steel lever handle - comes with separate escutcheon

  • Style 253

    Style: 253/280 Solid stainless steel lever handle - comes with separate escutcheon

  • Style 301

    Style: 301/280 Solid stainless steel lever handle - comes with separate escutcheon

  • Style 303

    Style: 303/280 Solid stainless steel lever handle - comes with separate escutcheon

The evolution of Origin DNA
Our newly designed range of high performance bi-fold door components


The gearbox is responsible for operating security shoot bolts top and bottom and was designed with strength, durability and smooth operation in mind. It has been cycle tested 115,000 times and endured a 400 hour neutral salt spray test without incurring any defects or measurable wear. In order to increase efficiency - all excess weight has been engineered out of this component whilst maintaining a rack and pin design for strength and flawless operation.

Bottom Fork

Providing a link between the door and bottom carriage, the bottom fork is a solid zinc component re-engineered into a single piece casting. In testing this has demonstratably increased the already high performance strength of this essential component.

In the real world; this heightened strength translates to smoother running. When combined with other new design improvements, we see that our doors now require 31% less force to open, just 50 Newton’s to be exact.

With it's adjustable design, our new fork will help you achieve the precision installation you need.

Weather deflecting technology ensures any wind or rain is directed away from your home. The forks can be powder-coated to match the finish of your doors bringing an unrivalled aesthetic no other bi-fold can offer.

Our 20 year guarantee


The carriage ensures the smooth running of the doors. Another slimline and efficient component created as a single piece casting which helps achieve unrivalled strength and longevity.

In order to ensure performance across our industry leading guarantee; the Origin carriage is coupled with guide wheels manufactured from high grade Acetal (at three times the usual density) ensuring an efficient, quieter operation that is partly self-lubricating.


The new D handle, which also comes in any colour, has been developed for superior strength and sleek design. The handle, used to pull the doors closed; now comes with a flush finish, stainless steel retaining pin and incorporates a concealed fixing which removes unsightly screw heads and cover caps giving a superior aesthetic.

Slave Handle

The new ergonomically designed slave handle is used to lock the doors in place when closed. It incorporates modern aesthetics with industry leading functional design. This component has outperformed the highest test by 1.5 times the required limit. They are available in any RAL colour to match your doors and have also been cycle tested with the gearbox over 150,000 times. It has withstood a pull of 1600 Newtons; or 163Kg - the equivalent of one hundred and sixty three bags of household sugar.

Important documentation

At Origin we pride ourselves on providing our customers future customers and installers with up to date important product information and updates. So, whether you’re still in the process of selecting your Bi-fold Doors or involved with the installation process, there’s information here to help you every step of the way.

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