The Endless Design Possibilities of Interior Pivot Doors


Tall and wide interior pivot door / Govaert & Vanhoutte. Image Courtesy of FritsJurgens

Tall and wide interior pivot door / Govaert & Vanhoutte. Image Courtesy of FritsJurgens

Among the many factors that can impact the character, style, and functionality of a living space, doors are certainly important in setting the tone. Besides their decorative function, they protect rooms from weather and noise, delimit spaces, define circulations, and provide privacy. As recent design trends continue to move towards clean, modern lines, the pivot door has never been more in style – being applied not only in main entrances, but also appearing more frequently in interior design. Apart from being bigger, heavier, and offering a dramatic contemporary look, pivot doors allow for a beautiful, elegant movement with nearly invisible hardware that rotates on a vertical axis, setting them apart from regular hinged doors.

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