Now that it’s a frigid, record breaking, icy Winter, the door maintenance and repair experts at Dori Doors want to help our customers make sure that their doors (and homes) stay safe and working despite these plummeting temperatures. Here’s the reasons that maintenance, repair, or replacement of your front doors can be key to a comfortable Winter.
Your front door is both where you allow visitors into your home, and enter and exit every day. Whether your door has sustained damage due to weather, a break-in (we hope not) or the normal wear and tear of regular usage, here’s a few of the main reasons that experts at Dori Doors think you should make it a priority to repair your front door.
Front entry doors need to be able to withstand the harsh weather elements of wind, rain, snow, and changing temperatures – as well as the normal wear and tear associated with regular use. They are usually (and should always be) stronger than interior doors, made up of impact resistant material, and treated with weather resistant finishes. All door weatherstripping and minor issues like dents eventually need to be replaced or repaired. Here’s Dori Door’s guide to the common adjustments that home or business owners can carry out on their front doors – more akin to maintenance operations than repair.
Exterior doors are one of the most important functional elements of your home’s facade, providing security and protection from the elements. Patio doors are also important, as it’s the connection of the interior of your home to the outside. If you wish to install a brand new hinged patio door or replace your front entry door, you need to decide if you want to install an outswing or inswing door; and here, the experts at Dori Doors will educate you so you can better make that important decision.
You might have decided to replace the doors in your house. You should be aware of what sides the hinges are on, as ordering a door with hinges on the wrong side can be frustratingly inconvenient. In order to help you understand your door purchase better, the experts at Dori Doors have prepared a guide to help you understand the variations between right and left handed doors.
Automatic commercial doors are necessities for any professional business that gets high amount of traffic, They provide an impression of professionalism and allow customers to feel comfortable. The type of commercial automatic door that’s right for a business depends on what volume of traffic they get. Here’s Dori Door’s guide to the three most common kinds of Automatic Commercial Doors: telescoping, swinging, and sliding.
Dori Doors maintains a steadfast commitment to fulfilling the needs of our customers through our door installation, repair, and maintenance services. To us, doors aren’t just entranceways – they’re something much deeper.
Are you planning on painting any doors in your home by yourself? It can help to have the right preparation, materials, tools, and technique. This will ensure you have the correct results that you are happy with. Follow Dori Door‘s professional tips in order to make an old door look spruced up and beautiful.
When you’re purchasing replacement patio doors, you have to consider their visual appeal. Doors play a huge part in magnifying your home’s curb appeal, and patio doors need to also be highly functional and durable to maintain the security of your home. In this brief blog post, the experts at Dori Doors will give you some detail as to what factors to pay attention to when choosing the right patio doors for your home.
Original Revolving Doors
Revolving doors have been around for 150 years. They are often found on the ground floors of very tall buildings which clues you into their purpose. They don’t just function as a way to enter or exit these buildings, but there’s a science behind their purpose. Their original German name, according to their inventor, an H. Bockhacker, roughly translates as “door without air drafts.” Inside tall buildings, during Winter, if you open a door at the entrance, it usually makes cold air rush inside the building.