Patio / July 2, 2018 / .
The installation of a French door can add both architectural appeal and functionality to almost any room in a home. The versatility and classic appeal of a French door provides variety and versatility. While the upfront costs can get high, their appeal and ROI are unmatched.
Since you can control the amount of sunlight that peaks through the built in blinds, they can help keep your home at a stable temperature. Energy efficiency is important when it comes to your homes windows and doors. They give your home a boost in efficiency, so that is an added bonus for having blinds built in patio doors.
Once your door is painted, you have the option to choose stylish door décor. Many people think wreaths are just for the holidays, but in fact, they can be used any time of year. Floral, burlap or herb wreaths are great additions to add warmth to any front door. Pennant flags are another great idea to add a unique look to your home.
Steel French doors are heavier and offer a solid fit into doorframes that require a measured level of security. Steel French doors are better equipped to resist break ins or similar damage to the structure. Many of the qualities of rust prevention will need to be addressed for untreated doors. Paint prep is a factor similar to wooden doors. The steel French door will need to be pre painted or have adequate priming and curing to prevent the flaking of paint in the future.