Strength and Durability of Steel Front Doors
Building and decorating your home is a difficult mechanism, where every element plays a specific role.
In accordance with the functional purpose of a door, operating in an enclosed space differs from operating conditions of front doors installed on street.
Before buying an exterior door online, try to find more information about a product. It is recommended to buy ones that feature solid-cast structure as in The Door Depot’s online store; it determines the ability of profile to resist deformations.
A difficult geometric form of curved profiles increases strength and let achieve several advantages:
- To create a thicker entry door with a minimum raise in weight. This significantly prolongs the life of a product.
- Large thickness of canvas allows you to move locks farther from an outer surface, which makes it hard to break and open them. In front doors at online store you easily can find large amount of locks and choose according to your desires.
- Install up to 4 counters of a seal on the perimeter of front entry doors, to improve heat and sound isolation.
Premium protection - strong metal construction: 1, 2 - stiffening rib; 3 - counter bolts; 4 - steel plate.
If you want to buy an entry door with your own design and individual order, you can purchase it
in The Doors Depot and the manufacturing time of special order can be
15-30 working days
* depending on the workload of production.
Now you shopped for front doors and need to know how to use it. The efficient operation of an entrance metal door will significantly extend the service life of a product. Common Recommendations: fittings should only be wiped with soft and dry cloths. Use of products with chemical active or abrasive components, as well as abundant water wetting, can lead to deterioration of finish. If necessary, tighten screws of handles with a screwdriver, grease hinges at least once every six months.
Do not put various objects under entrance door. When closing or opening door, make sure that nothing interferes with this objects on the threshold (debris in holes, mats), otherwise locks may be jammed. While you will be shopping for exterior doors try to contact with manager and do not hesitate to ask questions that interest you, so you can avoid many problems.
To avoid breakage of lock systems, it is not allowed:
- insert damaged keys or other objects into the lock;
- use keys made by handicraft (buying front doors online will not have such kind of deal);
- turn key until it is inserted into the stop;
- close the door when lock bolts or latch is extended.
The main principle of installing any exterior door in NYC is ensuring a strictly vertical position of a frame. This will prevent spontaneous movement, skewing and jamming of the entrance door, and also guarantees a reliable and long-lasting operation of hinge and lock groups.
Two basic approaches to establishing
Fixing the box in a doorway by means of metal pins. This method is most popular in front doors installed in New York. To install in this way special holes are made in a frame of doors.
Concreting the metal door frame where hardened concrete becomes part of wall with the opening. But it is impossible to completely fill the box with concrete and this method of installation loses its advantages. The manufacturers of exterior doors in USA always make their researches to find new ways of installation.
Find a big choice of front entry doors in NJ and NYC. Our shop of front doors offers USA entry doors made of different special materials and decorated in various colors.