Category Archives: Front Doors

Qualities in Doors that Thieves Love & You Should Avoid

As a homeowner, the last thing you want is for thieves to target your home and steal your valuables. Not only does it feel like you’ve been violated, but quite often items are stolen that can’t be replaced like family mementos, heirlooms or collectibles.  While volumes have been written about home safety and security, the … Continue reading Qualities in Doors that Thieves Love & You Should Avoid

What Are Your Doors Made Of & Should You Upgrade?

Doors are the gateway between the comforts of your home and the outside world. But not all doors are created equal. Like most things, they have been adapted, reconfigured and made stronger over time with new technology and materials. You want to feel as protected as possible, that’s why you need a modern door that … Continue reading What Are Your Doors Made Of & Should You Upgrade?

When to Replace Your Front Door? What Should My New Door Have?

With the recommended care, a quality door lasts decades. There comes a time, however, when replacing your door makes more sense than repairing it. To decide if it’s time for a new front door at your home, ask yourself: Is your front door weathered, scratched or dented? Are there cracks or breaks along the door’s … Continue reading When to Replace Your Front Door? What Should My New Door Have?

LoE Designer Products by VINYLBILT

Photo credit to: http://envirogreenwindowsdoors.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/glass_options_cardinal.jpg All VINYLBILT windows use SOFT COAT LoE Glass (as opposed to Hard Coat) ADVANTAGES: Soft Coat is a much clearer LoE to look through than hard coat Better insulating values (U value of 0.259*) over Hard coat (*U value of 0.296) The application process of LoE (sputtering process) imbeds the LoE coating while the … Continue reading LoE Designer Products by VINYLBILT

The Construction of Fibreglass Entry Doors

A fibreglass entry door is specifically designed and built using materials that maximize its effectiveness. They are made from materials that won’t dent like aluminum, rot like wood or rust like iron or other metal doors. How they are made makes them excellent at keeping heat out in the summer, and warmth in during the … Continue reading The Construction of Fibreglass Entry Doors