Front Door

nyboyNovember 10, 2011

Hi,I need To replace my wood front door. I am clueless to wood vs fiberglass. Which is better for ny weather,and why. Thank You Alex

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Chemocurl zn5b/6a Indiana

below is a link to a previous good discussion.

Some things to consider...will there be an exterior storm door to protect it? Is there a covered porch that will also protect it? If it isn't protected, which direction is it facing and are you in New York?

Sue

Here is a link that might be useful: Wood vs fiberglass exterior door

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eal51

I've had fiberglass doors in two houses now. Never had a problem and both have done well against New England winters.

Enjoy the journey!
eal51 in western CT

    Bookmark   November 12, 2011 at 9:52AM
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