More than a few homeowners hesitate to have patio doors installed on their homes because they look easy to break into by intruders. But the truth is, patio doors can be as secure as front entry doors – if you avoid these common security mistakes.
Home Security: Entry Door Security Features
Your home needs entry doors that are beautiful, durable, and – most importantly – secure. In addition to the front door, your patio doors and back doors need to be secure as well. In this blog, WMGB Home Improvement shares an overview of the security features your entry doors should have.
Factors You Should Consider to Find the Right Patio Door
With the wide selection of swinging, French, bifold and sliding patio doors available on the market today, homeowners can find a door that perfectly complements their home.
The Various ProVia® Door Choices We Offer
At West Michigan Glass Block, we are known for, among other valuable home improvements, providing high quality entry doors, patio doors, and storm doors, and our excellent customer service, for nearly 35 years. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with ProVia® as our door and window provider because they craft some of the most outstanding and beautiful doors and windows in the industry. Their doors are built to the highest standards, that makes them one of the most durable, energy-efficient, and beautiful doors in the residential market. Learn more about them here:
Storm Doors: Why They’re a Great Investment
Entry doors are widely considered a decorative set piece and a feature of your home’s facade. As such, most homeowners only consider aesthetic upgrades to it, such as attractive locksets and extra ornamentation. What’s important to remember is while entry doors are for show, they are a functional part of your home, too.
Top Ways to Connect Your Living Spaces Using Patio Doors
Patio doors differ from entry doors in that they provide more than just a means of access they can also create a seamless transition between your indoor and outdoor spaces. Here are some patio door ideas to provide you with inspiration:
5 Common Home Problems and How to Solve Them
Every home is bound to have issues over time. Unfortunately, a lot of homeowners only deal with these issues as they come to light. While some of these problems are only cosmetic and won’t necessarily affect your property’s comfort and function, others are more extensive, potentially posing a threat to your home’s structural integrity. This is why regular inspections are important.