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How do I buy a new front door?

  • I want to replace my front door with a new one, but I don't know where to begin? One of the most common comments I hear from my customers is that “my current door is really ugly” or “it lets in a lot of cold air.” I want a new front door but I really don't know exactly what I want. Does that sound familiar? Learn about how to buy a new front door here.


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Where should I buy a front door?

  • A specialty window and door dealer like Franklin Window and Door will have entry door experts that have had training from the factory where the entry doors are built. They will have brand name entry doors that are not available at a Lowes, Menards, or Home Depot. They will also come out to your home, obtain measurements as well as help you design your door. There are design tools where you can design your new entry door on your home so you can see if it is the perfect entry door for you! 
  • Whether you find your new entry door at Lowes, Menards or Home Depot, or whether you want something a little more custom, you can rest assured that your new entry door will make a big impact on the curb appeal of your home. A new entry door is one of the biggest, quickest changes you can make on your home to change it’s appearance in only one day! Learn more here.


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