When it’s time to replace a door, you can’t pick the first door that you find. You have to select the right door. If you’re new to the world of doors, don’t get shut out. Step up and learn all about the most common doors for residential use.
All exterior front doors are solid. They will usually have openings for locks, a doorknob, and other security features.
The most popular exterior doors on the market are wood doors. However, fibreglass doors and steel doors are gaining traction.
Interior doors are lighter than exterior doors. The most common design is a hollow-core door. This type of door is usually made of veneer wood or pressed board, and it’s one of the lightest interior doors on the market.
If you need a stronger door, there is a second option; it’s called a solid-core interior door. It’s more durable because it’s made out of a medium-density fiberboard.
Different Doors to Consider
Exterior doors and interior doors are not the only doors on the market. These doors only make up a small portion of the market. The other doors have completely different concepts and designs. Here are a few of the most popular doors in the Chesapeake:
- Dutch Doors
- French Doors
- Pocket Doors
- Bifold Doors
- Sliding Doors
- Storm Doors
- Screen Doors