aïr 500 LS Sliding doors

Air 500LS  sliding doors are premium quality and highly engineered aluminium patio doors. Everglade Windows exclusively manufacture air doors; as well as one of the longest established and most experienced aluminium manufacturers in the UK.

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Air 500LS are two and four-panel sliding doors with an inline design.

Information about Air 500LS sliding doors.

Air 500 LS sliding doors work on the advanced lift and slide method, using advanced gearing and the lightest sliding action.

In addition to the overall range of air bifolding and sliding doors, the Aïr 500 LS is a performance sliding door intended to offer a variety of solutions in the home.  It is conceived as an ideal door when replacing old sliding or French Doors or in new build constructions.  The design, engineering, hardware and manufacturing excellent behind Air doors provide a cutting-edge, ultra-reliable and tried and tested sliding door.

The ‘inline’ nature of the Aïr 500LS sliding door provides a space-saving solution where hinged or folding doors may not be possible.  Uses for Aïr sliding patio doors include:

  • A rear door to a garden or patio.
  • Having a sliding door within an entrance porch.
  • An internal room divider as well as separating off a conservatory.
  • Balconies in flats and apartments needing a high-level door.
  • As part of a combination glazed screen.

Air Sliding doors, highly engineered, premium sliding doors.

Aïr contemporary sliding doors offer a solution for retailers looking to sell a premium and individual product to consumers looking for a sliding door with better features, aesthetics and durability than other sliding doors on the market.  It makes the most of the current trend for a sliding door with a modern appearance, one that is slim, easy to use and built to last. Air doors offer flexible opening options, threshold designs and extensive colour choices.

The quality components found in Aïr sliding doors all work together to create a door that is effortless and straightforward in use.  Even the heaviest and largest door panels can be opened with just a two finger operation, rolling, closing and fully opening with a smooth, quiet action that feels positive in use.  Virtually any size of structural opening suits these distinctive sliding doors, also providing some innovative features and specifications.

Aluminium sliding doors with an industry leading 25-year guarantee.

The quality and design behind Aïr sliding doors are such that they remain the only aluminium doors on the market with a 25-year guarantee – one of the longest warranties available for sliding doors in the home improvement sector.

Features and Benefits of Air 500 LS aluminium sliding patio doors.

Aïr doors meet the current trend for ultra modern home extensions featuring broad aspect views and maximising space with a full structural opening.

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Air 500LS offer significant span sliding doors to meet any design requirement.

Flexible opening options.

Aïr 500LS sliding doors come available as a 2, 3 or 4-panel design, thanks to their monorail arrangement. The two-panel layout is ideal for the replacement of older smaller patio doors with a more modern, thermally efficient and better door.  Two-panel doors suit larger openings too. For those seeking a wide-span door with the maximum in glass sizes and uninterrupted views, two-panel sliding doors up to 4500mm wide and 2800mm high are possible.

Three-panel sliding doors suit larger openings where a central fixed panel or multiple panels slide to the left or the right.

Four-panel sliding doors provide the ultimate double opening with the centre two panels sliding behind their respective side panels.

Premium quality door furniture.

Aïr Sliding doors come with some of the most beautiful door handles you can buy today.  There are two options to choose from, comprising the Classic and Luxury range of door furniture. Both options provide handles that are ergonomic and a joy to use.  Door handles are robust, long lasting and manufactured with the finest quality materials.

The Serenity handles option offers designer handles in a choice of designs that are produced with the latest methods, creating a handle that is highly distinctive, antibacterial and anti-allergenic. Everglade design and make Serenity door handles. You will not find these on other bifolding doors.

High-security aluminium sliding doors.

Aïr doors feature the very latest in multi-point locking technology with the finest quality locking systems as standard. Doors come with independent testing to the stringent PAS24 security standards for peace of mind security.  Internal glazing beads also help to maximise door security.

Expertly manufactured and hand finished.

Aïr sliding doors are extensively checked and tested at every stage of their construction.  All doors have been tested for endurance with extensive cycle and product testing to provide an Aïr premium sliding door that will deliver years of faultless performance, reliability and comfort.

Exceeds Building Regulations for thermal performance.

Aïr 500LS sliding doors offer industry-leading U Values to reduce energy bills and provide comfort all year round.  A typical double glazed door will achieve an overall U-Value of 1.64Wm2K or 1.38Wm2K with a triple glazed door.

Impressive air and weather resistance.

The suite of air sliding doors also come designed to resist severe weather with wind load tests up to 1200 pa, watertight up to 600pa and extensively security tested.

Air sliding doors create large span sliding door solutions.

The engineering and technology behind Air sliding doors mean the most intricate designs are possible.  For instance highly contemporary openings featuring large glazed sliding doors or ‘glass walls’, with a minimal number of panels.

  • Two-panel doors can be made up to widths of 4.5 metres
  • Three-panel doors at widths of up to 6.7 metres
  • Four-panel doors at widths of up to 8.9 metres

Virtually any size is possible subject to site conditions, door design and overall specifications.

Sophisticated polyester powder coated finishes for durability with style.

Aïr sliding doors feature the latest in polyester powder coating technology, available in over 150 RAL colours including different colours inside and out.  Furthermore, the powder-coated finish offers a ‘marine’ grade finish, also exceeding the thickness of paint found on other brands of sliding doors.

Also available is the exclusive ‘aïrcoat’ that offers latest-generation textured powder coated colours that are scratch and dirt resistant