Take a moment to envision your ideal Aussie Summer.

Chances are, it involves relishing with a refreshing drink, cooking up a storm on the barbecue, or putting your backyard cricket skills to the test with a few mates. After all, we’re very well aware that few things are more quintessentially Australian than embracing the outdoors, particularly in our very own backyard.

But, is your house built to make the most of the ubiquitous Aussie outdoor Summer lifestyle? Read on to learn the importance of your patio doors as a key lifestyle feature in the home.


It goes without saying that homes which prioritise indoor/outdoor living are highly sought after across the country.

The key is to remove any boundaries for a seamless entertainment experience, while keeping your home optimised for maximum energy efficiency under the harsh Australian sun.

Not only will this simple addition drastically increase the value of the home, but also enhance your family’s lifestyle. It is for this reason that so many Aussies turn to Bradnam’s for their innovative patio door solutions.


As a proud Australian-made business, our patio doors are designed and manufactured with the Aussie lifestyle firmly in mind. If you’re looking for the perfect external door, here are a few ideas to get you started…

Sliding Door

The go-to for renovators, builders, and architects across the country – Bradnam’s Sliding Doors make indoor/outdoor living a breeze. Available in multiple configurations and sill options, this classic selection works its magic no matter the size or context of the space.

Corner Sliding Door

Corner Sliding Doors are a great choice for those working with limited space, but don’t want to sacrifice that Aussie Summer dream. These patio doors instantly turn a tight corner into a stunning, unobstructed view of your backyard oasis.

Cavity Sliding Door

Unlike its more traditional counterparts, the Bradnam’s Cavity Sliding Door truly provides uninterrupted views and access. Seamlessly glide the glass panels out of sight for a complete free-flow between indoor and outdoor spaces with this contemporary and innovative selection.

Bi-fold Door

Bradnam’s Bi Fold Doors, sometimes referreed to as concertina doors open effortlessly to reveal breathtaking views, transforming your home to a blended indoor-outdoor haven. This trusty selection is sure to bring in the compliments at your next family barbecue!

Corner Bi-fold Door

Folding neatly away, our Corner Bi-Fold Door enables you to fully utilise your entire home, creating a harmonious connection between two living areas. Enjoy the open-air experience that this selection provides, regardless of the size of your living space.


When paired with our range of Smart Solutions, the performance of your Bradnam’s doors reaches new heights – reducing your reliance on air conditioning and protecting your home from the harsh rays during those notoriously hot Aussie Summer days!

Keep your home protected and comfortable year-round with our unrivalled range of Solar Block, Solar Comfort, Sound Smart, Double Glazed, and Thermal Break technology.


So, there you have it – if you want to link the inside of your home with your deck, patio, or backyard, our range of Sliding and Bi Fold Doors are what you’ve been searching for. To learn all about our stylish, high-performance, and energy efficient patio door selections, be sure to visit your nearest Bradnam’s Showroom.

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Selecting Windows & Doors

Product Selection Guideline

The perfect windows and doors can lift a space from ordinary, to extraordinary. But choosing the right ones for your home or project can be a challenge – especially if you’re new to the process. That’s why we’ve put together this selection guideline.

Written as a simple, easy-to-understand reference, this guide will help you better understand your requirements, ask the right questions, and find the best windows and doors for your project, including external sliding doors.

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Commercial Hinged Door with self closing mechanism


Clever design ideas can turn your bricks and mortar into a stylish, functional and relaxed home. Thinking outside the box with these fresh design ideas means you’ll enjoy your home, in all four seasons, for many years to come


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Product availability, features, options, sizes, configurations and performance are subject to regional variations, design requirements, and building codes. Images are for illustration purposes only and may not accurately represent the product. Bradnam’s Windows & Doors reserves the right to change, alter or delete any aspect of this product without notice. We recommend visiting a Bradnam’s showroom before ordering to view colour swatches, glass samples and actual products.