Patio / June 21, 2018 / Narcisse.
Your front door is often one of the first things a visitor notices about your home. Naturally, you would want to make sure it is up to date with current trends. Cookie cutter doors are on their way out. Homeowners want to fully customize their entry door. Choosing the color, glass inserts and hardware gives you the opportunity to create a one of a kind entry door for your home.
One of the major advantages of a French door is the ability to open up a room or expose exterior light. Of course, this would only work with fiberglass French doors or doors with a glass panel. No light is getting through your wood, steel or aluminum French door. Light also has the ability to make rooms feel brighter and less closed in, especially in living rooms and dining rooms. Open concepts do help, but adding a French door is much cheaper than tearing down a few walls.
Fiberglass, the most popular French door design, brings its own share of advantages to the table. Fiberglass doors are very strong, durable and built to withstand plenty of wear and tear. Fiberglass is the perfect option for exterior French doors. Unlike French wood doors, they do not require routine polishing or protection. They can be painted a variety of colors to meet specific design requirements.
For any sliding door repairs, homeowners should weigh whether to take on the project themselves or hire a professional. While a DIY project might save money, some of these repairs have risks that could cause further problems. Professionals know how to fix doors properly because of their years of experience and can do so in a timely manner.