Door Articles To Help Create Your Perfect Entryway

When it comes to creating beautiful custom wood doors, we are experts. Since 1968, we’ve helped homeowners, architects, and builders create one-of-a-kind wood and glass entryways. One of our favorite parts of every project is working alongside the homeowner to see their dream become a reality. Another way is by sharing our experience and knowledge to help homeowners find inspiration, see behind the scenes, and offer resources that help make happier decisions. If you’re thinking of designing a custom entry door for your home, check out these door articles and get inspired by looking at doors we’ve built through the years.

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A front door with sidelites (often called sidelights) lets in light and greets guests, but finding the right one for your home is not easy. There are many things to consider. Use the six tips in this article to help you decide what your perfect entryway should look like.

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Knowing what to ask and look for is key in selecting the right door company to make your custom door a reality. This article shares 10 things any homeowner should know before buying custom doors. We’ve been building custom doors for over 40 years, and we believe our experience and knowledge can help you.

Doors by Decora Estate Collection Custom Wood Double Entry Doors 6-Lite transom windows

Transom windows (also called transom lights or even just transoms) are windows positioned above interior and exterior doors. They rest horizontally on the top door beam, and this transom crossbar gives the windows their name. In this article, you’ll learn how to choose transom windows that look great inside and outside your home.

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Creating custom wood doors for your home doesn’t need to be stressful. In fact, we’ve found that the secret to designing custom doors that delight homeowners is through homeowner collaboration. Through each step of designing, building, and finishing your door – we listen to you and share our experience to collectively create an entryway that is unique, beautiful, and durable.

rustic tall radius double doors, wood custom exterior doors

We believe front doors shouldn’t be boring or cookie-cutter. Instead, they should make a statement, look beautiful, and be built to last. This is why Doors by Decora custom exterior doors are one-of-a-kind — collaboratively designed and hand-crafted just for you and your home. Have you considered what kind of statement you want your front door to make?

modern front entry doors

We’ve helped thousands of homeowners reimagine their home’s entrance with a custom entry door. Whether you’re buying a home with plans to remodel its entry or updating your current home’s entrance, this Home Buyers Guide to Remodeling with Custom Entry Doors is perfect for you. In this guide, we’re sharing the most common things home buyers (and homeowners) wish they knew before they started remodeling with custom entry doors.