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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 offers people the first impression of your home. Changing out your entry door gives you a fast and dramatic curb-appeal upgrade in Boise 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 functioning properly or you’re interested in upgrading materials or adding windows for more light, you have quite a few possibilities.

Of course everyone has the desire for a beautiful front door, but the function of your entry door isn’t something you should overlook. Your front door ought to be able to withstand the weather in Boise and be tough enough to keep your home protected. 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 review 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 your needs. They can be simple to maintain and have the ability to last for a very long time in the Boise environment.

Steel Entry Doors

Steel doors provide a great choice for a variety of high-end styles. Not to mention that a lot of the time they can be a very affordable selection.

Fiberglass Entry Doors

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

No matter which material of entry door suits your style and budget, make sure to look for ENERGY STAR® certification when comparing doors. For help comparing styles of entry doors and finding out what’s a good choice for your home, give us a shout at 208-373-0002 or stop by our showroom in Boise to visit with our professionals.


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