Patio / March 22, 2018 / .
As an important element in curb appeal, front doors tend to be the focal point when others look at your home. As the entryway, it is design and décor is crucial to welcoming guests into your home. While you may have not considered the importance before, you might be thinking about current state of your front door. If it is looking a bit worn, a simple coat of paint can be instantly refreshing to the look of your home.
French doors have been around for centuries. Since the 17th century to be exact. The beauty of their design was certainly the divided light glass panels that provided maximum daylight to interior rooms something that would forever become their trademark. But being essentially long narrow windows paired together and hinged on opposite sides, the design also afforded another remarkable feature, no center support. As such, the windows doors could be opened out or in to provide full width access to an exterior balcony or patio. A beautiful thing indeed.
Front door replacement has proven to bring the highest ROI in terms of a home remodeling project. As such, new French doors will almost certainly raise the value of your home. So while the high upfront costs may scare some, just know that should you ever sell your home, you are positively bringing added value to your home.
Replacing the front door can easily enhance the appearance of your home exterior. Curb appeal is something buyers and neighbors notice. The front door needs to be strong so it can endure all kinds of weather. You also want to make sure the door is functioning as security in order to protect you and your family and keep everyone in the house safe.