A lot of people never consider how much a door can change the “feeling” of a room. As the main entrance or a path to another room, a door is part of the home décor. Unfortunately, many people tend to view a door as just a utilitarian structure; it opens and closes and provides a way in our out. That’s it. Take another look at the doors in your home. Imagine the possibilities with one simple change – the trim.
Trim for the Doors
The doorway trim around the door frame is there for one big reason: it hides construction gaps between the frame of the door and the drywall. Most of the time, builders leave the casing very generic. The border around the door is just that, a border. But, you can install new doorway molding or update the trim you have now very easily. Two things to consider first: joint choice and sizing.
You may have moved into a home that has some minor door issues that have gotten worse over the years or you may have seen issues crop up with the doors in your new home. You know what they are: door squeaks or rattles, the trim now has a gap, the hinges are loose, the wall plates appear to be misaligned, etc. Let’s talk about these common issue and how some can be fixed yourself while others will require some help from our door shop. Continue reading
Everyone has their own special touch. It makes them stand out amongst the ordinary. That special way they laugh, the way they can brighten a room with their stories, or the way they always make you feel better when you needed it most. You could say we all bring to the table a custom personality. Have you ever been in a home that had a personality you’ve never seen before? Continue reading
There are thousands of things around your home that demand attention and give you an itch to update. Some things go unnoticed but have the potential to make a huge difference. Like all the doors in your home, bedroom doors, closet and utility rooms. Scratches, cracks, old hinges and outdated style can be hard to miss.
Replacing interior doors is an affordable way to achieve an updated look if your current budget won’t allow a more expensive remodel. You’ll be surprised what kind of a difference it makes when you replace your interior doors. There are usually a lot of options that most people don’t think of. Double doors are much more functional and attractive compared to sliding doors and bi-fold doors. French doors can add a lot of natural light and detail. Continue reading