Tag: Door

30+ Stunning Painted Exterior Door Design Ideas

Investing in wooden exterior doors is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve your home. Aside from the aesthetics and the security benefits, solid wood doors are simply so much more durable than those made from other materials.

To ensure they last as long as they possibly can though, you’re going to have to take good care of them.
So just how do you keep your wooden exterior doors as good as new, year on year?

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Budget Exterior Design Changes – Front Door

Budget exterior design changes can make your home more attractive quickly and it all begins at the front door!

The front exterior of our home is pretty typical for this suburban south Florida neighborhood that was built along a series of canals in the early 1960’s. Block and stucco construction due to strict hurricane building codes, cement tile roofs, decorative coral rock and of course plenty of ubiquitous palm trees. Plain but pretty and newer homes tend to have a totally different and more modern look.

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I was first attracted to our home by the well established area, tons of mature trees and the school district. Our first starter home that we purchased before we were even married was in a new neighborhood of wood frame homes and since my husband is in construction he had been fearful of those homes being like matchsticks in hurricanes. Turns out he was

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Exterior Door Buying Guide

White exterior door from inside with transom.

Remember that your door can make a powerful statement. There are many elements — including door design, material and hardware — that all work together to create a personal look to reflect your style.

Deadbolt: A deadbolt lock provides added entry security.

Door Knocker: These give a handsome look to the door. Options include brass, bronze and satin nickel that look good when personalized with a last name.

Door Viewer: Install an entry door viewer at a height all members of the family can reach.

Doorbell: Choose from a simple button style to a wireless, eight-note version with decorative interior chimes.

Front Door With Sidelites:
Available for all types of doors, a sidelite can be placed on one or either side of the door.

Glass Styles and Shapes:
Any door can be made to include decorative glass. While most front doors have insulated glass for energy efficiency, others may

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27 Stunning Exterior Door Design Ideas

Today we will be looking into exterior door design ideas, after all, they’re the welcoming point to your home. Our team has researched front door entrance design for houses and came up with unique front entry doors to show to you in a nicely put gallery. Perhaps you are now used to seeing modern front double door designs for houses, but what if we tell you there are ways to adapt and otherwise plain single wooden door to create a beautiful entrance for your home? Great designs are waiting for you to see, especially when it comes to appealing colors, and shapes alike. Some of these exterior door design ideas are suitable for you to create a sort of magical entrance to your home. The main door design for a modern home is now thought of as the more posh and clean cut option, but there is certainly a charming

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