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Entry Doors: Which One is Right for Your Home?

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 Norwalk and can make a big difference when it comes to the style of your home. Whether you need a replacement door because yours isn’t working properly or you’re interested in upgrading materials or getting windows for more light, you have quite a few choices.

Of course everyone desires to have a beautiful front door, but the function of your entry door isn’t something you should look over. Your front door ought to be able to hold up to the weather in Norwalk and be strong enough to keep your home safe. The good news is that you can have the best of both worlds—beauty and function—no matter which door material you go with. Speaking of door materials, let’s go over the basics of each kind: wood, steel and fiberglass.

Wood Entry Doors

Wood doors are a beautiful classic. No matter what your style is, there’s a wood door for you. They can be easy to maintain and have the ability to stick around for a very long time in the Norwalk environment.

Steel Entry Doors

Steel doors offer you a good option for a number of high-end styles. Not to mention that a lot of the time they can be a very affordable option.

Fiberglass Entry Doors

Fiberglass entry doors are quickly becoming a go-to choice for homeowners. They typically require very little maintenance. They come in a range number of styles—from smooth for painting to very realistic wood grain.

No matter which material of entry door suits your style and budget, be certain to look for ENERGY STAR® certification when comparing doors. For help comparing types of entry doors and finding out what’s best for your home, give us a call at 203-663-3778 or come by our showroom in Norwalk to visit with our experts.


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