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The Best door style for your climate

When you’re trying to decide on the type of door you’d like to frame the entry to your home, there are so many decisions to be made that it can be tricky to know where to start. And while many people begin with design inspiration, it’s also wise to...
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How to install a pre-hung ALUMINIUM Exterior door

Bunnings are now selling the complete door solution [Pre-finished Door & Frame + Hardware] – no need to find frame or choose hardware.
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How to Fit a Duramax Door, Frame and Handle

Bunnings are now selling the complete door solution [Door + Frame + Hardware] – no need to find frame or choose hardware – requires painting only. These doors, handles and frames come as a kit set that you can install yourself following these simple...
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How to Protect Your Timber Front Door

For many homeowners, there is no substitute for the strength and history of a natural timber door. You may have always dreamed of having a door of a particular colour, design, or type of wood. Maybe a door like one you grew up with or the home you...
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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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