Wooden French
doors in Sussex


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    We design, manufacture and install beautiful wooden French doors in Sussex, made from quality natural timber. All doors are made on site at our very own workshop based in Ringmer, so we’re in complete control of quality and will ensure your French doors are perfect for your property. Whether you need doors that will complement a period property, or you’re adding a new feature to a modern home, we’ll be able to help.

    Why choose bespoke wooden French doors? Timber is strong, resilient and beautiful, able to withstand adverse weather conditions without sustaining damage. It’s a natural insulator too, so you can say goodbye to draughts and cold spots inside. Paired with modern double glazing, timber is the naturally high-performance choice for your new French doors.

    When you work with us, you’ll be looked after throughout the process. All our surveyors are well-versed in joinery design – we don’t employ generic salespeople. This means that from the very start, you’ll know what’s possible with your property. We’ll be happy to pay you a visit for free, take a look at your property, listen to your requirements, and tell you about what’s possible.

    Got a question about wooden French doors? Contact Parsons Joinery – call 01273 814870 or email enquiries@parsonsjoinery.com.

    Replacement French doors

    Older French doors can significantly compromise energy efficiency with their large expanses of glass. If you have French doors that are starting to show their age, it might be time to consider upgrading them. We can replace doors made from timber, uPVC, metal and composite materials, upgrading them to new, sustainably sourced wood.

    These are some of the telltale signs you might spot if your French doors are ready to be replaced:

    • Draughts and cold spots.
      Older French doors can cause your home to be cold and uncomfortable, especially if you only have single glazing or the door is ill fitting.
    • Damaged glazing.
      If glass is damaged, you’ll usually need to replace the whole pane. It may be time to consider a door upgrade at the same time – modern glazing has many benefits, and it won’t always fit into older doors.
    • Warping, cracking and damage to the timber.
      As your French doors age, you may begin to see visible signs of wear and tear. This can affect the doors themselves as well as the frame.
    • Gaps between the door and the frame.
      These can pose a security risk, making it easier to force the doors open. They can also be responsible for those cold spots you’re feeling.
    • Difficulty opening and closing doors.
      Your doors, hinges and door furniture can sustain damage and suffer general wear and tear over the years.

    New French doors

    French doors can transform a home, making spaces feel bright and roomy, and giving you easy access to the outdoors. If you don’t have French doors already, or you have different types of doors (such as old-fashioned sliding patio doors, or side hinged doors that block out the light), we can help you make the switch.

    You will need to have enough space to fit French doors – individual door widths usually start at around 30 inches. There’s no need to be restricted by manufacturer sizes, though, as we’ll make your doors from scratch in our own workshop. We ensure they’re the perfect fit for your property.

    A consultative process: selecting your perfect French doors

    If you’re not quite sure where to start when choosing new French doors, we can help. We work consultatively with you, listening to your requirements and finding out what you want to get from your new doors. If you have existing doors, we’ll also be happy to take a look and check their condition.

    The person who comes to your property will be well-versed in joinery design and will be able to talk you through all your options. We regularly make doors for period properties and listed buildings, and we take an individualised, personal approach to every project. We’ll help you make your home more beautiful.

    Get a free quote

    Talk to us about new wooden French doors in Sussex and get a free, no obligation quote.

      Why are wooden French doors the
      perfect choice for your property?

      Wood is the perfect material for French doors, from characterful period properties to new builds. Here are some of the reasons why people pick timber:

      Aesthetic appeal


      Timber offers unbeatable beauty anywhere that it’s used.



      Timber is perfect for period properties, preserving their character.

      Energy efficiency

      Energy efficiency.

      Wood is a natural thermal insulator, saving you energy.



      Choose your size, your glazing, your design – timber allows for versatility.



      Observe our maintenance guidelines for French doors that last.



      Timber is one of the most sustainable materials on the planet.

      Types of timber used for French doors

      You can choose from various types of quality timber for your French doors. We usually manufacture hardwood doors, but there are many options, including:

      European oak


      Ash American white


      Pine redwood


      utile and sapele


      We can show you samples to help you select the perfect timber and finish. Many people choose to have French doors painted white, while others like to enjoy the natural beauty of untreated oak. We’ll help you make the right decision for your home.

      Learn more about wood, and why wood will work for your property.

      Personalising your French doors

      Our doors are bespoke, allowing for any customisations you require. From double glazing, to stained glass, to moulded panels and solid bottom rails, we can make your doors exactly the way you want them. This includes security features and door furniture – we’ll be happy to talk you through all the different options available.

      Why choose us for wooden French doors in Sussex?

      These are some of the key reasons why customers choose us for wooden French doors doors:


      Joinery experts.

      We offer excellent quality, making all joinery on site in our very own workshop. We ensure your French doors are perfect for your home.


      Dedicated customer service.

      Home improvements should be enjoyable, not stressful. We make sure you enjoy choosing new French doors – learn more about our customer service.


      Free, no-obligation quotes.

      A surveyor who is well-versed in joinery design will visit your property and produce a full quote.


      Customised French doors.

      Your French doors will be unique, tailored to your own preferences… and nobody else’s will be quite like yours.


      A supportive service.

      We are here to help you throughout the whole process, ensuring your French doors are everything you want them to be.

      What else
      can we offer you?

      These are the core products we offer our customers:

      Sash windows

      Learn more about sash windows and their traditional beauty – and how we can help.

      Sash Window Replacement

      Sash window replacements

      Sometimes, a sash window replacement is the better option. Learn more.

      Wooden Window Glass Upgrades

      Glass upgrades

      There are many glass upgrade options that can reduce noise and improve security.

      Wooden Windows

      Casement windows

      Find out more about beautiful, bespoke wooden casement windows, and our services.

      Wooden Window Replacement

      Casement window replacements

      Learn more about wooden casement window replacements and how we can help.

      Wooden Doors

      Timber doors

      Discover beautiful, bespoke timber doors.

      Wooden Front Doors

      Front doors

      Timber is the perfect material for your front door. Find out why.

      Bi Fold Doors

      Bi-fold doors

      Discover beautiful timber bi-fold doors and learn about the benefits.

      Contact us

      Contact us to discuss your options for bespoke wooden French doors in Sussex – we can answer all your questions and will be happy to book a free, no obligation consultation. Call 01273 814870 or email enquiries@parsonsjoinery.com.