Pella Wood Entry Door

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

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Winters in Evansville come with a lot of weather changes: colder temperatures, wetter environments and gloomy skies. One of the best ways to warm up the look of your home during this sometimes dreary time of year is by adding a wooden replacement door. The detailed wood doors from Pella Windows and Doors are fashioned to complement your home and bring warmth to your entryway. Each Pella Evansville collection offers a different style for your Evansville home:

  • Traditional: The Traditional Collection features unique glass designs and detailed wood panels for an everlasting look.
  • Craftsman: The Craftsman Collection brings simple, symmetrical detailing with a steadfast make.
  • Classic: The Classic Collection adds elegance and charm to a home 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 come 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 from Pella Windows and Doors, how do know if a wooden door is right for your house? 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 comprised of wood, they are easier to customize. Door panels, molding and any other special features can easily be crafted into wood to make your front door unique. You can also emphasize your wood’s natural grain with stain.
  • Depending on the weather in your area, wood replacement doors and windows can be a long-lasting, durable product. Wood doors typically require an overhang, so you will want to consider that for your replacement project. That means that wood doors might help increase your home’s energy efficiency, and even reduce 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. And it isn’t difficult to insert glass windows or pieces into a custom door for increased light.
  • According to Consumer Reports, wood is one of the ideal door materials for resisting wear and tear. Wood doors are less likely to dent and scratch and are easily repairable. However, to keep the wood doors looking their best, they require regular painting or varnishing on a regular basis.

The entryway is the focal point of any home. If you are wanting an inviting upgrade this winter, or just want to try out a more unique look for your space, chat with our Pella Windows and Doors team about wood replacement doors. Stop by our Evansville showroom or schedule an appointment with us online.