Choosing the Right Entry Door for Your Home

April 1st, 2014 by | Print

 

Castlegate Double Entry Doors

Castlegate Double Entry Doors

Installing a new entry door to your home can make a huge improvement on your home’s appearance. Choosing a new entry, security, or storm door may seem simple…but the selection process can prove daunting with so many options to choose from.  Do you need a door with beauty or beauty and protection? Most people strictly look for the door that they think will give their home a nice look, but there are many more factors to consider when searching for a new door.

Generally, the first question is what kind of door do I want? To figure out what the answer to this question is, we must first ask… What is the main purpose of the door? An entry door can fall under many categories, such as security, aesthetics, or even convenience.

When we think about choosing an entry door, we typically want something that will add character and value to our home, while also allowing us to feel safe from intruders and environmental factors. The best types of doors to satisfy these concerns are made of wood or steel. Both options provide adequate security, as well as provide an opportunity to customize the product to your preference. While steel doors are usually inexpensive and require less maintenance, wood doors add value and a very unique style to your home. Based on which aspects are more important to you, the choice between a steel entry door or a wooden entry door can be found with relative ease.

Castlegate Entry Doors

Castlegate Entry Doors

When choosing a storm door, the main purpose tends to be functional. Storm doors are meant provide insulation to the home, saving energy and even protecting entry-doors from getting damaged. They tend to be a very worthwhile investment when considering the benefits, and the repercussions of not having one. In addition to providing protection, a storm door can also add a nice touch to a home, increasing value and appearance. The best storm doors are often made of steel and glass, but are also available in wood and screen material.

Call the home improvement experts at Trim A Seal today at 800-217-6355 . Trim A Seal has been a leader in the home improvement industry for more than fifty-years. We’re Northern Indiana and South Chicago’s one-stop-shop for high quality home improvement products and fast, on time installation.

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