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Ready for a warm new look? Try a wood front door

Ready for a warm new look? Try a wood front door

Winters in Indianapolis come with a lot of weather changes: colder temperatures, wetter environments and overcast skies. One of the best ways to warm up the look of your home in this sometimes dreary time of year is by adding a wooden replacement door. The detailed wood doors from McComb Window & Door are crafted to complement your home and add warmth to your entryway. Each Pella Windows & Doors of Indianapolis collection provides a different style for your Indianapolis home:

  • Traditional: The Traditional Collection features unique glass designs and detailed wood panels for a timeless look.
  • Craftsman: The Craftsman Collection offers simple, symmetrical detailing with a steadfast make.
  • Classic: The Classic Collection adds elegance and charm to your space with a historic feel, decorative designs, beveled glass and true divided-light grilles.
  • Old World European: The Old World European Collection takes guests back in time when they walk up to your home. Textured glass and decorative iron accents add grandeur and character to your entryway.

Now that have more information on the types of wooden doors available to you at McComb Window & Door, how do know if a wooden door is best for your home? There are lots of advantages to wood replacement doors besides their style and warmth. Here are a few features to consider:

  • Because the doors are made of wood, they are easier to customize. Door panels, molding and any other distinct features can easily be crafted into wood to make your front door matchless. You can also showcase your wood’s natural grain with stain.
  • Depending on your climate, wood replacement doors and windows can be a long-lasting, durable product. Wood doors usually require an overhang, so you will want to take that into consideration for your replacement project. That means that wood doors might help increase your home’s energy efficiency, and even decrease noise from the outdoors.
  • Because wood is a natural material that can be shaped in different ways, wooden doors can be custom made to fit almost any size of doorway. It is also easy to insert glass windows or pieces into a custom door for more light.
  • According to Consumer Reports, wood is one of the best door materials for resisting wear and tear. Wood doors are less likely to dent and scratch and are easily repairable. However, to keep them looking their best, they require routine painting or varnishing on a frequent basis.

The entryway is the central point of any home. If you are looking for an inviting upgrade this winter, or just want to try out a more unique look for your house, visit with our McComb Window & Door professionals about wood replacement doors. Stop by our Indianapolis showroom or arrange an appointment with us online.

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