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What Can Permanently Damage a Front Door?

Front doors can last a very long time. Some heritage houses have the same solid timber doors that were installed when the house was first built. But the lasting power of a front door is as much a matter of chance as durability. A durable door can...
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What to Do if Your Dream House Has an Ugly Front Door

When you're looking to buy a new home finding the right house can be a real challenge. Not only are there dozens of attractive options to choose from, but each one has a unique combination of appearance, function, and luxury. One house might be...
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8 Things You Should Know About Front Doors with Windows

There are a surprising number of different ways you can design a front door. Smooth or panelled, timber or aluminium, vertical or horizontal grooves. And, of course, the amazing variety of front door windows. There are more types of door window than...
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Making an Entrance: How to Create a Great First Impression of Your Home

Whenever anyone visits your home, the very first thing they'll see is the entrance. Your home's entrance creates a first impression, like it or not, which is why it's so important to make sure that it reflects your style, looks great, and feels...
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5 World-Famous Front Doors You Must Take Note Of

Knowing why these doors are there, and what their different designs mean will wisen-up your vogue, and could change your final choice of style.  Doors are important to any home, preventing heat and dirt from entering and air from escaping, improving...
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Choosing Front Door Handles: 3 Important Considerations

You’ve already picked out the perfect front door, accenting your entryway with a statement that ties the whole front of your house together. There’s only one thing missing: an entry door handle that strikes the balance between practicality and...
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Doors Galore! How to Choose a Front Door With So Many Options

Your front door sets the tone and personality of your entire home. It faces the street, and is the entryway through which you, your family, and all your guests gain access to the house. Everyone who comes to visit will first walk past your front...
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The Entrance and the Elements

Entry doors are often exposed to all four seasons of weather – sometimes in one day! Constantly changing temperatures (which differ on one side of the door to the other), salt spray and rising and falling humidity demand only the best quality...
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Which Front Door is Best for Your Auckland Home?

Choosing a front door is a big decision, one that most homeowners avoid making by the simple virtue of never having thought about it. Most people think of front doors as more of a utility item than part of their decor or a key aspect of the external...
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What Your Front Door Says About Your Home

Consider the fact that the front door originated as an architectural embellishment for religious significance and is actually rooted in ancient Egyptian mysticism. Doors were believed to provide access to the afterlife, and were often carved with...
    

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