Your front door is the focal point of your home so making an upgrade to your front entry door can transform the entire look of your home. Take a look at the before and after pictures of this front entry door transformation by Thompson Creek.
There is nothing wrong with a classic wooden door, especially one with window detailing, but this popular look can be quite common. Most homeowners have a traditional style door like this, so it neither adds nor detracts from the home’s overall value. However, a new door can add up thousands of dollars in perceived value, so modernizing your front door is a great investment for your home.
This front door transformation showcases the vast difference in appearance that changing out your front door can make. A classic wooden door is a great option for many homes, but depending on its upkeep it can make your home seem dated. A dated or front entry door that needs repair can indicate to buyers that they may need to invest in a front door replacement and might find other projects in the interior of the home that will also need updating. However, a new front entry door shows that your home is up-to-date and sends a message with just this one upgrade that the home has been modernized.
A sleek, modern door with a pop of color and interesting, modernized window designs adds intricacy and showcases your home’s personality. This turns your front door into a focal point instead of just the entrance of your house. If contemporary or modern doors aren’t your style. There are many types of front doors to choose from. There are also many smaller front door projects that can be done to spruce up your front exterior:
- Installing additional or new windows to your door
- Adding window detailing
- Painting your front entry door a new color
All these projects will make your door look nicer, but they won’t garner as much return on your investment as replacing the entire front entry door will. If you’re ready to start investing in your front door, start with an expert who can talk through what you’re looking for and suggest the right products for you. Most of your investment relies on the way your door is installed, so be sure your contractor is installing with precision so that your door will be long lasting and energy efficient for your home. Visit our website for inspiration on your front door transformation, and get a free quote today.