Front Entry Overview
Doors provide so much more than security and protection. They are a reflection of our personal style. Simple yet complexed, modern or historic. The right door can add a tremendous amount of curb appeal to your home!
Iron doors can provide you with quality, longevity, and increase the value of your home. According to Remodeling Magazine, steel replacement doors are the number one choice of investing in your home during remodeling or building. Not only do iron doors add that WOW factor you want, but they provide an increased 'perceived value.' They boast durability, elegance, and strength, increasing the amount of money you will receive if and when you choose to sell your home. In fact, an iron door could be the selling factor for your home, increasing the return on investment you receive from choosing an iron door.
Pivot doors are a dramatic and modern alternative to the common door designs. Apart from have a more unusual system, pivot doors are present other advantages. For example, they can be larger than the regular exterior doors. They can be made out of metal, stone and materials which are too heavy to be used for regular swing doors. The fact that the doors are very heavy doesn’t interfere with their functionality. In fact, a large swing door would be very heavy and the changes it would malfunction are greater than with pivot doors which are held up from below.
Wooden window and doors are widely favored due to their natural look and warmth. Wooden frames easily create a classic look and are available in a wide variety of tones and species. For homeowners looking for a specific look, wood can easily be stained or painted to match the homeowners overall color needs. Wood is a material that is particularly vulnerable to intense sun or rain, and could damage or warp over time. It is also important to keep in mind that wooden window and door frames typically require more maintenance than other materials. This frame material works best in homes with fair and consistent weather patterns
For those who love the look and feel of wooden doors and windows, but are concerned about their durability and upkeep, fiberglass is a material worth considering. Not only can Fiberglass perfectly replicate the look of wooden windows, but they are also known for their durability and require very little maintenance. Unfortunately, these benefits typically come with a price tag that is significantly higher than other materials on the market.