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How to Choose What Exterior Doors to Buy for Your Home

How to Choose What Exterior Doors to Buy for Your Home

 

Choosing exterior door systems for your home is exciting. Your doors can dramatically change the look and feel of your indoor and outdoor living spaces. With so many options on the market, how do you choose what’s best for you? Here’s a quick breakdown of the types of doors you’ll come across while shopping to help you determine the best fit for your house.

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How to Repair a Rotted Door Frame

How to Repair a Rotted Door Frame

 

Do you have a rotting door frame?

Usually mold or wood rot is easily recognizable by the telltale dark, soggy patches that form around the door frame. These dark spots are caused by the growth of fungi as they feed on moist wood. But there are several less obvious symptoms you should be on the lookout for, such as:

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What’s the Best Lock for Your Front Door?

What’s the Best Lock for Your Front Door?

 

Are you in the market for a new lock for your front door? Do you know what to look for? What are your preferences?

Here are a few things to keep in mind as you’re shopping for new locks:

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4 Door Areas You Need to Check to Prevent Drafty, Leaky Doors

4 Door Areas You Need to Check to Prevent Drafty, Leaky Doors

 

Sealing and protecting your door from air and water infiltration is an important part of your home’s maintenance. Drafts and leaks can cause: 

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Drafts and Leaks? Fix Them with Corner Pads!

Drafts and Leaks? Fix Them with Corner Pads!



Have you noticed drafts or leaks at your front door? Maybe even light peeping through the sides at the frame?

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How to Seal Drafty French Doors

How to Seal Drafty French Doors

 

French doors are a beautiful addition to any home. They add natural light, and can make a room feel more spacious, open, and inviting. Who wouldn’t want a set of French doors to welcome them inside or give you the perfect view of your backyard?

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Door Sills: What to Know When Sealing Your Home

Door Sills: What to Know When Sealing Your Home



Drafts, leaks, and difficult door operation can all be signs of a troublesome door sill but can be fixed with a few simple adjustments.

Not sure which adjustment needs to be made? Don’t worry! We’ll guide you through the anatomy of a door sill, the types of sills available, and the importance of a properly adjusted sill to help keep your home safe and protected all year long.

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How to Fix Drafty Exterior Doors

How to Fix Drafty Exterior Doors

 

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Tips to Jumpstart Your Spring Cleaning

Tips to Jumpstart Your Spring Cleaning

 

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Spring Cleaning? Don’t Forget Your Doors!

Spring Cleaning? Don’t Forget Your Doors!

 

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