How to Choose Your Exterior Door

Wooden Door

The right entry door can change the entire appearance and feel of your home, inside and out. It gives onlookers a first impression of your style and class, while also providing increased privacy and turning potential intruders away. The right door can also provide perfect lighting to shine through to the interior of your home. Whether you are looking for more sunlight, security, or just a fresh door to walk through at the end of your long days – we can help you find what works.

Exterior Door Factors

It is of utmost importance that your exterior door is durable enough to withstand adverse weather like wind, rain, snow and extreme heat. With plenty of flexible options in design and a wide range of construction materials, you won’t have to look further than Fisher Lumber to open the exterior door you’ve been dreaming of. Check out our designer showroom


Exterior Door Options

Some of our options include french doors, glass doors, fiberglass doors and wooden doors. Newer wooden doors are known to resist tough elements more effectively than earlier versions. In addition, metal and fiberglass doors can be designed to look like wood but provide increased security. Below are the exterior door brands Fisher Lumber has to offer:


  • Therma-Tru Entry Doors: Builders and remodelers commonly prefer Therma-Tru entry doors to any other exterior door brand. Why? The Therma-Tru brand is best known for its high performance in energy efficiency and comfort.


  • Simpson Exterior Doors: With over 100 years of experience in the business of making exterior doors, The Simpson Company is best known for making wooden doors with the utmost quality. Depending on your needs, Simpson can manufacture your door from solid construction or engineered construction for strength and longevity.


  • Masonite Exterior Doors: Masonite specializes in exterior fiberglass, steel and glass doors. This variety of materials offers increased flexibility when trying to decide on the architectural scheme that will best suit your style and budget needs.


Fisher Lumber and Hardware

Since 1894, Fisher Lumber and Hardware has been serving homeowners and professional contractors in the Maryland, Washington D.C., and Northern Virginia areas with top quality lumber, building materials, tools, and accessories. Operating under the same ownership since 1947, our business has been built on our reputation with our customers. Get in touch with us today by calling 301-424-6500 or by visiting our website. Stay in touch via Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Google+ too!

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