How to Choose the Right Front Entry Door for New Construction Homes
A front entry door is the first thing visitors see when they arrive at a home. It's also a way to make a good first impression and increase curb appeal.
Front doors are available in a variety of styles and materials, such as fiberglass, wood and steel. With so many options for this important feature of new construction homes, how do your clients know which one is best for them?
We'll review what these front door styles have to offer, making the process easier for your clients so they can make a good first impression in their new neighborhood.
Front Doors with Glass
Front doors with glass are desirable for new construction homes. They complement an extensive range of architectural styles, including traditional, contemporary and farmhouse. Light and privacy can be personalized by selecting varying amounts of glass on the door, transom and sidelights.
Our front entry doors with glass are available in fiberglass and wood styles.
Fiberglass Front Doors with Glass
Fiberglass front doors are resilient, low maintenance and energy efficient. They never need painting or staining since the color is fused into the fiberglass material itself. This makes them a great choice for clients who want rich color with minimal upkeep.
Wood Front Doors with Glass
Wood front doors offer warmth, design flexibility and exceptional energy efficiency. Your clients can customize theirs to flatter their one-of-a-kind home style, choosing mahogany or walnut, plus glass options, grilles, hardware and more. We finish our wood doors with a translucent stain that protects the finish while letting natural wood grains to shine through.
Solid Front Doors
Solid front doors provide privacy, security and insulation. They're resilient and enhance a wide variety of home styles, from traditional to contemporary and modern.
Our solid front doors can be customized in fiberglass, wood and steel.
Solid Fiberglass Front Doors
Fiberglass doors have the appearance and feel of real wood but are much less maintenance. Your clients can select from a variety of finishes, including wood grain or smooth, which flatters contemporary and modern homes. A fiberglass door also offers exceptional durability, because it naturally resists rot, rust and dents. It also won't expand and contract as the weather changes.
Solid Wood Front Doors
Wood front doors boost curb appeal through their beauty and character, making them a smart choice for a variety of home styles. Your clients can select from several panel styles, in addition to a large selection of door options such as accessories and hardware.
Solid Steel Front Doors
Steel doors provide extra protection plus weather resistance and energy efficiency. This type of durable door is low maintenance since its frame resists rot and won't absorb moisture. Its streamlined appearance makes it a good option for a modern or contemporary house.
Find the Right Exterior Door with Pella of Terre Haute
There are a lot of options out there for front entry doors. Our pros at Pella of Terre Haute can help you find the right style for new construction homes and customize it to fit your clients' needs.
As a respected partner to the architectural and home building industries, we offer the resources you need to be successful. Call us at 812-234-0729 or visit our local showroom to request your free quote today.