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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 provides people the first impression of your home. Swapping out your entry door gives you a swift and dramatic curb-appeal upgrade in Hingham and can make a great deal of 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 a lot of choices.

Of course everyone has the desire for a beautiful front door, but the function of your entry door isn’t something you should look over. Your front door needs to hold up to the weather in Hingham and be sturdy 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 choose. Speaking of door materials, let’s review the basics of each choice: wood, steel and fiberglass.

Wood Entry Doors

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

Steel Entry Doors

Steel doors offer you a great opportunity for a host of high-end styles. Not to mention that a lot of the time they can be a very affordable choice.

Fiberglass Entry Doors

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

No matter which type 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 ring at 781-826-8005 or come by our showroom in Hingham to visit with our team.


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