Entry Doors: Which One is Right for Your Home?
Your front door gives people the first impression of your home. Replacing your entry door gives you a quick and dramatic curb-appeal upgrade in Calgary and can make a great deal of difference when it comes to the style of your home. Whether you need a replacement door because yours isn’t working appropriately or you’re interested in upgrading materials or buying windows for more light, you have a lot of choices.
Of course everyone has the desire for a beautiful front door, but the function of your entry door isn’t something you should forget. Your front door ought to be able to stand up to the weather in Calgary and be sturdy enough to keep your home secure. The good news is that you can have the best of both worlds—beauty and function—no matter which door material you choose. Speaking of door materials, let’s talk about the basics of each type: wood, steel and fiberglass.
Wood Entry Doors
Wood doors are a go-to classic. No matter what your style is, there’s a wood door for you. They can be simple to maintain and have the ability to hold up for a very long time in the Calgary weather.
Steel Entry Doors
Steel doors provide a great choice for a host of high-end styles. Not to mention that a lot of the time they can be a very affordable choice.
Fiberglass Entry Doors
Fiberglass entry doors are quickly rising as a new choice for homeowners. They normally require very little maintenance. They come in a range number of styles—from smooth for painting to very realistic wood grain.No matter which style of entry door suits your style and budget, be sure to look for ENERGY STAR® certification when comparing doors. For help comparing materials of entry doors and finding out what’s a great fit for your home, give us a call at 403-681-6363 or stop by our showroom in Calgary to visit with our experts.