Making something invisible | Breakthrough Funding

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Making something invisible

MANUFACTURING - The story of producing a door that looks as though it has no frame at all

The problem

Bifold doors are in fashion because they make you feel like your garden is right there in your living room (or kitchen, or whatever). It blends the inside with the outside. But bifolding doors are heavy and need a frame to hold them together, which, if you’re a purest, rather shatters the illusion of openness and invisibility they’re supposed to create.

The solution

This highly innovative company has designed frameless glass bifolding doors that fit together without the ugly obstruction of a frame; it really does look like there’s nothing there. We all want them in our house!

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