I haven’t realized this, but I think the most important “door” in our home is.. you are right, the EXTERIOR DOOR.
Replacing interior doors is relatively simple. Not so with exterior doors. Exterior doors, especially the front door, the main entrance to your home, are the most important doors to your home. There are many factors to consider. A good exterior door can be costly. Esthetically, it’s the first door you see. It gives visitors the first impression of your home.
You’ve been warned. Here are some facts, pointers and tips about exterior doors.
There are a lot to choose from when shopping for an exterior door.
Here are a few of the differences, and pros and cons of each material, according to Consumer Reports:
Available with a smooth surface or an embossed wood-grain texture, fibreglass doors have always been a popular favourite with homeowners. Pros: Better than steel because they’re resistant to wear and tear. They’re moderately priced, require minimal maintenance and they can be painted or stained. Cons: Crack under severe impact.
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